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PHP Team Leader



Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Before we get started:

Here at Ingenio, we'd love to talk with you regardless of your qualifications or years of experience. If you believe you’d be a great fit for this role, we invite you to apply even if you do not meet all points on the job description.

Who we are:

Ingenio is a global media and technology company developing products that provide guidance on love, relationships, career, and life overall. We are passionate about connecting people with the world’s best advisors and content to empower everyone to live happier lives. Ingenio offers the world's largest portfolio of over 25 marketplace and media brands in the spiritual and emotional wellness space – led by flagship brands such as Keen and in the US, Questico and AstroTV in Germany, Purple Garden in Israel and Ukraine, The Circle in the UK, and Kang in France.

How you’ll be impactful:

In the role of R&D Team Leader for PHP, you will play a pivotal role in leading our development team towards excellence. You'll be the driving force behind our PHP projects, steering them towards success through effective leadership, technical expertise, and a passion for innovation.

Please note: We are looking to hire in Uzhhorod, Kosice, or Budapest as we have offices in those locations.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Take full ownership of the systems you work on, ensuring their health, resilience, and performance. Monitor system metrics, troubleshoot issues, and implement proactive measures to maintain system stability
  • Guide and mentor the team members, ensuring adherence to best practices, coding standards, and architectural principles in PHP development
  • Drive continuous improvement in our codebase by implementing efficient coding techniques, refactoring legacy code, and optimizing performance
  • Spearhead the development of new features and functionalities, collaborating closely with cross-functional teams to translate business requirements into technical solutions
  • Foster a collaborative and supportive team environment, encouraging knowledge sharing, constructive feedback, and innovative thinking among team members
  • Proactively identify and address technical challenges, utilizing your expertise in PHP development to overcome obstacles and deliver high-quality solutions on time
  • Provide insights and recommendations on technology stack, tooling, and process improvements to enhance team productivity and effectiveness
  • Invest in the professional growth and development of team members, conducting performance evaluations, setting clear goals, and providing constructive feedback to foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement
  • Fluent English level is required

What you'll need to be successful:

  • +5 Years Proven work experience as a PHP developer
  • +5 Years of managing software development teams
  • Experience with Phalcon framework
  • Demonstrable knowledge of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and optional React.js
  • Experience in scaling up systems and monitoring performance
  • Experience in Integration with popular 3rd party APIs and services
  • A firm grasp of object oriented analysis and design
  • Passion for writing great, simple, clean, efficient code
  • Good knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or in related field
  • Experience with AWS or GCP
  • Experience with sockets

Perks & Benefits:

  • Friendly, talented, collaborative, and entrepreneurial team
  • Competitive and comprehensive benefits and perks
  • Work in the international company
  • Generous holiday and PTO policies (17 days PTO, 5 sick days, 1 day for Birthday)
  • Competitive compensation in USD
  • Training and development opportunities and allowance
  • Fun and inclusive digital, and in-person events
  • Employee groups — DEI committee, fun committee, wellness group, and more

Why Ingenio:

Our growing team of over 400 employees is powered by our diverse perspectives and company core values:

  • We are humble. We believe the best result is achieved by leveraging others’ perspectives
  • We think like owners. We make decisions that optimize for the greater good of the organization
  • We challenge limiting beliefs. We are at our best when we identify and shatter status quo expectations

Ingenio is an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.