Lead PHP Developer

  • Backend
  • Remote job

Lead PHP Developer

Job description

We are one of the leading software houses specializing in eCommerce in Poland. We work with the newest technologies and focus on the high quality of our projects. We share knowledge and develop the skills of our employees - a good atmosphere is also very important for us. Our project teams are usually composed of 5-6 people (backend developers, frontend developers, testers, PM, analyst, UX). Currently, we are looking for a specialist - programmer, who also has leadership skills for the position: Lead PHP Developer.


Location: Wrocław


How your work will look like:

  • Working on a big project for a Polish company from the energy industry: sales support

  • 50/50 time spend on Leading/Programming

  • Leading our team of developers

  • Backlog preparation (according to their difficulty level)

  • Staying in touch with our clients in terms of technical areas

  • Caring for the technological part of the project (continuous deployment)

  • Caring for the quality and security of the application

  • Looking for a new solutions to improve the application

  • Providing technological knowledge to our clients

  • Creating and maintaining project documentation

  • Design and implementation of systems architecture

  • Close cooperation with Project Manager and Tribe Master

  • Work in SCRUM with 2-week sprint



As a Lead Developer you will need soft skills from below:

  • Team management

  • Easy to communicate

  • Assertiveness

  • High level of involvement

  • Knowledge about development architecture

  • Work coordination

  • Team motivating skills

  • Providing information about risks in the project


Your technical experience and knowledge:

  • You have 3-4 years of commercial experience in creating PHP apps

  • You know design patterns and frameworks (Zend 1, Symfony)

  • You have experience in integrations with external systems (ERP, WMS, CRM, PIM)

  • You know Linux and LEMP

  • You know GIT because we work in teams

  • You know OOP and PSR standards

  • You have good knowledge of MySQL/MongoDB

  • You have worked with RESTful WebServices

  • You know ElasticSearch

  • You use Kubernetes and Docker

  • You can perform a Code Review

  • You care about a SOLID code :)

  • More and more of our clients come from abroad so good English  will be a big plus


What else would be appreciated?

  • Experience in e-commerce

  • Knowledge of Pimcore

  • Creating unit and integration tests using PHPUnit/PHPSpec

  • We have a DevOps Department, so knowledge of Ansible, GitLab Continuous Integration will surely be of use :)

  • We do our best to be Agile, so experience in SCRUM or other Agile methodologies would be more than welcome

  • We work on really big projects, so good organization, planning, teamwork skills and a positive attitude would come in handy as well

  • University degree in Information Technology or similar


What can we offer?

  • An opportunity to learn new technologies and choose your own career path

  • Being part of projects for really big clients

  • Time for personal growth, internal workshops, external training

  • If you have something to share, speak English and like to talk in public, we would be glad to send you as a speaker to some conferences

  • Remote work

  • Flexible working hours

  • Of course, we have Multisport, healthcare, life insurance, English lessons

  • Modern office with some parking space and own Divante Cafe

  • Lots of freshly ground coffee and fruit

  • Team dinners


Questions? Just ask me: Renata Hara rhara@divante.pl