Senior PHP Developer


Sofia, Plovdiv, Bulgaria


Our new partner specializes in Insurance-Tech solutions. They have their own Insurance Products and aim “to be the insurance present in every moment of life”. The IT team is responsible for developing all tools and systems that their employees, partners, and customers use. The team needs to grow and at the moment they are looking for their new Senior PHP Developer.

Your important role in the team includes to:
◍ Analyze business needs in order to implement new features in our products;
◍ Develop new functionalities, modules and/or applications;
◍ Improve existing functionalities;
◍ Write technical specifications;
◍ Confer with management or technical lead(s) to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria or choose solutions;
◍ Correct problems uncovered by testing or refer problems to appropriate personnel;
◍ Write well-structured and maintainable code in line with company and industry standards;
◍ Identify and recommend quality improvements to our development processes, methodology and documentation;
◍ Properly document and test all development in and out of code;

During your career (at least 4 years) you gained experience in/with:
◍ PHP MVC frameworks such as Zend Framework, Symfony, CakePHP 3, Laravel and/or others;
◍ Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills;
◍ Solid JavaScript knowledge (ES6 is an advantage);
◍ Good MySQL experience;
◍ Linux server stack and OS inner-workings (optional but you must want to learn);
◍ Experience with building and consuming web services and APIs (HTTP APIs, SOAP, JSONAPI, REST, etc.);
◍ Experience with XML handling, XSLT, WSDLs and JSON;
◍ Ability to understand and debug large and complex code bases, strong analytical skills;

Advantages:
◍ Good knowledge of PHP dev standards and basic DevOps;
◍ Experience in the field of insurance, financial and/or accounting systems is a strong advantage;
◍ MongoDB, CouchDB, Redis and/or RabbitMQ knowledge;
◍ PHPUnit / Codeception / PHPSpec / Behat experience;

They offer:
◍ An extraordinary team of professionals you can work with;
◍ Competitive salary and work-life balance;
◍ Excellent additional health insurance;
◍ Yearly bonus scheme;
◍ Bring a Friend" bonus model;
◍ MultiSport card on request;
◍Transportation allowance
◍ Food vouchers
◍ Awesome class A office

If you are still with me - thanks for your time! I'm looking forward to talking with you! Let's do it at simona@cadabra.bg

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