Back-end PHP Developer

  • Product
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Back-end PHP Developer

About this job

Why would you want to work for us?

We are a young and ambitious, easygoing company with a big dream: Become a hyper scalable talent tech disruptor with happy employees and happy customers!


What we can offer you:

  • An inspiring and entrepreneurial work environment
  • A custom made development plan to stimulate your growth and opportunities within Wonderkind
  • Enthusiastic colleagues from whom you’ll learn a lot from as well as have fun with
  • Daily healthy lunches
  • Cool Friday afternoon drinks

You will be part of a talented team of designers, and developers, led by a skilled product manager. Your team’s challenge is to build the most innovative recruitment technology, worldwide.


What makes the position of PHP Developer so interesting?

We are looking for someone that helps us to build a brand new application that talks to multiple third parties.

Another team will work on the client facing side, so this is a full server-side position.

The project needs to be failure-resistant, event-triggered system with API endpoints to expose information. To achieve this we will be using cutting edge architecture designs, tests and CI/CD.
During your activities you are:

  • You are writing and testing well-structured, high-quality codes you can be proud of!
  • You proactively communicate within development your ideas on how we can improve the Wonderkind platform taking into consideration feedback of our customers.
  • You suggest and introduce new technologies that help to improve the Wonderkind platform.
  • You follow trending development topics and learn from them.

Last but not least you will work Scrum style, in two-week sprints. Every morning, you will share your progress in team stand-ups, discuss challenges, and set goals for the day. Together, you will keep development rolling smoothly and progress consistent.


Our stack

We currently make use of the following stack:

- PHP - PHP Unit & Behat

- MySQL - Redis

- Laravel - DDD/ TDD/ BDD

- Lumen - Laravel Horizon

- Composer - Google Cloud Platform


Who are we looking for?

  • Do you flourish working in a scale up environment?
  • Do you like to think in daily deliverables and thrive on challenges?
  • Do you have a track record of success in a similar kind of position for at least 3 years?
  • Do you have proficient knowledge of design patterns, PHP and working with MVC frameworks like Laravel?
  • Do you like to be part of developing new solutions on the basis of customer perspectives and market intelligence?

If this sounds like you, we are very interested to talk to you!

About Wonderkind

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