Senior PHP Developer (Backend) (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us
Ever wondered how companies manage to juggle their products across multiple platforms like Amazon, Google and Facebook? That’s where Productsup comes to the rescue. Our role in the digital economy is to power the delivery of product content from the world’s biggest brands, manufacturers and retailers to wherever it needs to go.

Productsup’s 100+ FeedFighters are based across 10+ offices around the world, spanning from our Berlin headquarters to Sydney with stopovers in London, Paris, and New York. No matter how widespread our hubs are, we are united by an inclusive and unique company culture which is key to our success.  

This is your chance to join a team with a big vision at the center of a changing world in commerce. Apply today!
Your role and goals
You will support our team in developing and extending our Data Processing pipeline which processes over five billion products per day. In doing so you will be supported by a scalable server infrastructure and a team of highly talented developers. Most importantly you will have room for your individual solution processes.

In your first 3 months:

  • Build an understanding of our product, backend infrastructure, and processing pipeline
  • Work on backend components with the help of your mentor
  • Use your fresh perspective to share your ideas for improving our backend components

In your first 6 months and beyond you will:

  • Independently develop scalable software components for the processing pipeline 
  • Write unit and functional tests to ensure the quality of our software
  • Design architectures for HTTP APIs and Services
  • Make decisions on technology and put them into production
  • Share knowledge with your team and become a mentor for new team members
What you bring to the team
  • 5+ years of work experience in PHP
  • Very good knowledge of common PHP frameworks like Slim, Silex, Symfony
  • Thorough knowledge of TDD and SOLID design principles
  • Experience with Linux and PHP on the command line (CLI)
  • Experience in architecture and building of HTTP APIs and Webservices
  • Extended knowledge in MySQL 
  • Extended knowledge in Elastic Search, MongoDB, or Couchbase is a plus 
  • Self-driven, structured and responsible
  • Excellent English skills, both written and spoken
What we offer you
  • Permanent position with an attractive salary
  • Many professional growth opportunities, for example as Team Lead
  • Awesome workplace in the heart of Berlin at Alexanderplatz
  • Healthy working environment including fresh fruit, drinks and Urban Sports discount 
  • Relocation & bureaucracy assistance
  • Ongoing internal and external trainings
  • Home office options & flexible working hours
  • A highly motivated, international and dynamic team
  • Two big company events + two individual team events annually
  • High level of personal responsibility and impact


Do you have what it takes? We'd love to hear from you!

Send us your online application including CV, salary expectations and earliest possible starting date. We know CVs don't always tell the whole story, so feel free to let us know why you're interested in this role in a short cover letter (~100 words).

Curious about our culture at Productsup? Take a look at our Kununu (4.65/5) and Glassdoor (5/5) ratings!

Your application

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