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Lead PHP Developer

Full time
Hybrid / Remote – Novi Sad

About this position

Bridgewater Labs helps companies around the globe solve complex business problems and unleash the power of digital transformation through our experience, passion, and creativity. Our engineering and development teams ensure clients’ platforms and applications run smoothly, so they can focus on developing and improving their products.

We apply the same principles when working on our in-house projects and products, and this is where everyone gets to bring their expertise, best practice experience, and interests into the game. We believe in and support the autonomy, accountability, and collaboration of all BWL members, and with a team of 50-ish, everyone gets to work with everyone eventually.

We are looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join and lead the Bridgewater Labs engineering team in Novi Sad and work on an enterprise scale project for a leading global company. 

Responsibilities

  • Taking responsibility in organizing and delegating work across the team
  • Ability to analyze and provide technical solutions
  • Provide mentorship and guidance support to the entire team
  • Establish clear procedures, standards, improvements & best practices
  • Work in a dynamic environment with international team members
  • Clear communication with the client
  • Responsible for estimating and executing work appropriately
  • Proactive in problem identification and communication

Requirements

  • 5+ years of work experience as a PHP Developer
  • Strong understanding of OOP
  • Strong understanding of SOLID principles and Design Patterns
  • Strong knowledge of PHP
  • Strong understanding of HTTP
  • Strong understanding of Restful APIs
  • Strong understanding of asynchronous execution
  • Strong knowledge of Symfony framework
  • Strong understanding of databases both relational and non-relational
  • Strong understanding of MySql
  • Good understanding of containerized infrastructure: Docker, Load balancing, etc.
  • Adept at gaining familiarity in areas where there was no previous experience like new tools, technologies, frameworks, etc.
  • Proactive and responsible in problem solving skills and communication with the team
  • Familiarity with microservice architecture concepts, challenges and patterns
  • Excellent English skills

Nice to have

  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with React, TypeScript

What’s in it for you

  • You will work with a highly independent and collaborative team in a relaxed and friendly environment.
  • You will manage your working hours to meet your daily routines and choose the work mode as you see fit: work from the office, remote work, or a suitable combination of the two.
  • All decisions regarding your further knowledge and career advancement are made by you, but you can always count on the team to bring up fresh and useful up-to-date info that can help you decide how and when you’ll spend your educational budget. For more in-depth career planning you can always consult management in our biannual feedback sessions.
  • You’ll use your 23 vacation days a year as you wish/plan, take English lessons if needed or wanted, have excellent paid private health insurance, and attend team activities outside work if you feel like it.