Team Lead Backend Engineering – PHP

at Durstexpress GmbH (view profile)
Location Berlin, Germany
Date Posted March 10, 2020
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs
Job Type php



We are a fast growing team of over 100 experts from various fields, dedicated to creating the most customer-centric delivery experience in Germany. Our collaboration is guided by long term thinking, trust and teamwork. We believe in metric-driven strategy and offer a workplace shaped to fuel your ideas and ambitions. Oh, and free drinks, of course.

Your Future:

  • You are the contact person for your team in all technical and especially personal matters
  • Lead our PHP Engineering team ( currently 3 PHP Engineers), which is responsible for the improvement of our Webshop (Magento)
  • You and your team will shape the development process and optimize it in collaboration with our UX department regarding performance and user experience
  • Your team will be in charge of the architecture of our modular service-oriented system and share technical solutions and product ideas
  • How? Design review, pair programming, code review or technology discussions - it´s your decision, feel free to inspire us with new ideas from your side!
  • Participating in continuous education and training is not only important for you - but even more important for your team!

Technologies we use:

  • PHP7
  • Symfony, Laravel or other Frameworks
  • eCommerce experience with Magento, especially in Headless mode
  • SQL experience (MariaDb, MySQL)
  • BDD, DDD, Clean Code, Unit and integration testing
  • Git and GitFlow
  • Modern UI framework experience
  • Is a plus: Other CMS Applications (Pimcore, Shopware, etc.)
  • Is a plus: Experience woith Cloud and Kubernetes

Your Strengths:

  • “A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way”
  • Several years of relevant work and leading experience is mandatory
  • Ideally a degree in Computer Science, engineering or a similar subject
  • Following straight leadership principles like: Honesty, Empathy & Confidence
  • If you have excellent communication & strong analytical skills plus a mindset to get things done - you might be the right person for our growing team!

Our Promise:

  • Personal responsibility & scope for design from day one
  • Free choice of hardware & noise-cancelling headphones
  • Personal training budget & language courses
  • Flexible working hours and home office days
  • Corporate events & budget for teambuilding
  • Height-adjustable tables & ergonomic chairs
  • Chilled drinks & fresh fruits
  • 30 days of vacation

Visa Assistance

Open to assisting the right candidate with the following Visa(s) / Work Permit(s)

1) European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
2) Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs