Senior PHP Developer Amsterdam or Rotterdam, the Netherlands
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Senior PHP Developer

Amsterdam or Rotterdam, the Netherlands


Visa Sponsorship if necessary
Relocation Assistance
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Interview Preparation

About the company:

Started by 3 young entrepreneurs in 2006, the company is nowadays acknowledged to be Europe’s top provider of online recruitment marketing services. With an enthusiastic team of over 60 professionals it is successfully operating from the Netherlands, Germany, and the UK, and can already take pride in serving companies like Coca-Cola, Shell, Philips, HJ Heinz, Ahold, to name but a few. This company is a perfect mix of experience, passion and creativity that contributes to developing truly innovative products such as its new state-of-the-art recruitment marketing platform.

Your Role:

If you want to expand your mind and love the idea of having a great impact on the future of the company’s flagship product, don’t pass by this challenging IT job in the Netherlands! Being a part of a young and dynamic product team and working side by side with the CTO, you will have a chance to be in charge of developing new cutting edge products, improving existing ones as well as rolling out them to production. This amazing tech position will also enable you to:

  • Be actively involved in development process enhancements through tools and automation and proper DTAP environment setup (closely collaborating with a DevOps Engineer);
  • Design and implement scalable and performing production;
  • Design and develop revised app platform through big data technologies, matching current and future data usage scenarios;
  • Take charge of design and implementation efforts of core apps, APIs & services;
  • Mentor team members;
  • Ensure enterprise product quality of APIs and GUIs;
  • Increase environment, data and app security;
  • Realize a path to Continuous Delivery.

Your qualification:

  • Bachelor's degree/comparable relevant work experience;
  • Experience with Agile methodologies, especially Scrum or Kanban;
  • Product development experience;
  • Fond of solid development practices like TDD, CI and others;
  • Expertise in rolling out products to production;
  • Proficiency in leading development efforts as well as experience aligning with FE engineers and Data designers;
  • Previous work experience in distributed team is appreciated;
  • Passion for coding, especially with the use of Symfony, PHPUnit & PHPSpec for testing;
  • Solid API design skills would be a big plus;
  • Experience working with databases (both relational and non-relational);
  • Familiarity with scalable reporting solutions like ElasticSearch, Kibana, Logstash would be a plus;
  • Proficiency in multi-layer app design and integration along with dependency management skills;
  • TDD & end-to-end testing skills are desirable but not essential;
  • Experience with data visualization projects as well as data driven products is highly appreciated;
  • A good command of English along with excellent communication skills;
  • Openness to new tools and technologies;
  • A goal-driven person.

Relocation support:

You don't just get a new full-time job, you are becoming a part of something bigger – the team, the community, where every single individual matters. We care about you and aim to make your IT job abroad and IT relocation as smooth as possible. That’s why visa application process support, document consulting, coverage of flight, visa sponsorship for you and your family are a vital part of our support as an IT recruiting agency in your job relocation.

Additional information:

You will probably like the benefits this ever-blooming tech company is ready to provide you with, especially: flexible working hours, 5 weeks paid annual leave, time and budget for training, laptop of your choice and 2 extra screens on your desk, competitive salary along with additional incentives and fixed-term contract with an option for perm as well. What is more, you are free to choose your work destination (either Amsterdam or Rotterdam).

Amsterdam is widely recognized as one of the greatest small cities in the world. Over the past 10 years, it was promoted as a strong region for business and IT culture: it's home to a thriving tech and ICT industry, where software engineers can enjoy not only a high quality of life but also endless opportunities and a great environment for self-development and career growth. At the same time, Rotterdam is the 2nd largest city of the Netherlands with the biggest port in Europe. Being situated just half an hour from Amsterdam, it can be considered as a fascinating place to live in and work. Rental of property is significantly lower here, that is one of the arguments for taking your next IT job there. Rotterdam is also famous for its Erasmus University. If you plan to relocate with your kids, now you know where they can study. Both of the cities are easily accessible with fantastic air, rail, and road links. There is an excellent high-speed rail service connecting Amsterdam to various cities, so the rest of Europe is practically at the end of the street. Moreover, the Netherlands are known for the 30% ruling, a beneficial tax facility for employees who are recruited from abroad. So, be sure that Senior Back-end Developer job in the Netherlands is an opportunity of a lifetime!


For additional details on this role contact - Daria Tymokhina


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Senior PHP Developer job with relocation support (including visa sponsorship)

Amsterdam or Rotterdam, the Netherlands