You are a technically curious Backend PHP Developer that wants to be part of a core development product team.
You do understand (and maybe even have already harvested) the power of things like TDD, DDD, CQRS ? Then apply for the position of Senior Backend Developer (PHP) at VONQ and be part of our team that builds our flagship product, tools and APIs that serve global customers! #gettingthingsdoneright
Senior Backend Developer (PHP)
Rotterdam and / or Amsterdam, fulltime position (32 - 40)
You can be based either in Amsterdam or Rotterdam.
The choice is yours!
As a Senior Backend Developer in the VONQ Product Team, you will be leading critical product development efforts and get your hands dirty in the implementation of our revised core platform.
You'll be working closely with our CTO and our product development.
You will be developing new product offerings, improve existing ones, roll out products to production and ensure all works well in our DTAP.
Key to success is automation.
Together we will be paving the path to Continuous Delivery.
What you actually will do
Contribute to development process improvements through tools and automation and proper DTAP environment setup (working close to our devops engineer)
Contribute to design and implementation of scalable and performing production
Contribute to design and development of revised application platform on basis of big data technologies that fit current and future data usage scenarios (think of ELK stack)
Lead design and implementation efforts of core applications, APIs and services
Mentor team members
Safeguard enterprise product quality of APIs and GUIs
Strengthen environment, data & application security
Realize a path to Continuous Delivery
Which boxes do you tick?
(Psst...You do not need to tick all the boxes below in order to apply...)
What you see below, paints the ideal picture.
Obviously, we also work well with people that have appetite to excel, foundation to build on and potential to succeed.
If things below are in your bucket list and dying to put your hands into, then do Apply!
"Our perfect picture":
Bachelor degree or equivalent relevant work experience
Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum / Kanban)
Product development experience - knowing what it takes to build a future-proof product...
Fan and evangelizer of solid development practices (TDD, CI etc.)
Experience with rolling out products to production (incl.
proper version mngt)
Experience leading development efforts and aligning with FE engineers & Data designers
Have worked before in distributed team is a plus
Love to code (weapons of choice: Symfony, phpunit and phpspec for testing are in your armory)
You see beauty in engineering (event sourcing, CQRS, event driven design, scalable architectures)
Experience with solid API design is a big plus
Experience working with Relational and nonRelational (NoSQL) Databases;
Experience with scalable reporting solutions is a plus (think of Logstash / ElasticSearch / Kibana)
Experience with multilayer application design & integrations and dependencies management
Experience with TDD and end–to-end testing is plus
Experience with data visualization projects is a big plus
Experience with data driven products is a big plus
Excellent communication skills in English
Things we cherish
Technical curiosity, critically open to new tools and technologies
Caring for good, extensible architecture across board
Good communicator (in English)
Goal driven personality
Lame jokes (what can I say...) & beer on Fridays and often BBQs at our terrace ;-)
What’s in it for you
First of all, you’ll be working with experienced colleagues with a strong vision on web development and software architecture, giving you a full intellectual challenge every day.
Secondly, every two weeks you’ll have dedicated R&D time to move the development of our Job Marketing Platform to the next level.
Thirdly, you'll participate to meetups/conferences.
Laptop of your preferences and two extra screens on your desk
Flexible working hours
Time and budget for training
5 weeks paid holiday per year
Good salary and additional incentives
Fixed term contract with an option for perm
So, does this sounds appealing to you?
Please apply by clicking on the link.
If you have any questions, please send an email to Marthe Blokker (Recruiter) -> marthe(at)vonq.com.
About VONQ & Job Marketing Platform
You will be contributing to our flagship product called Job Marketing Platform (JMP).
It’s a (big) data-driven application with a recommendation engine to serve multiple personas.
JMP incorporates the team’s learnings and best practices including CQRS and event sourcing.
Although it’s a young product we’re practicing LEAN methodology to gradually evolve it in a modular way and having a very ambitious roadmap in mind.
Keywords: vacancy, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, PHP, product Engineer, Symfony, CQRS, big data