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Senior PHP Developer



Software Engineering
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:

As a Senior PHP Developer, you will be instrumental in driving the evolution of our systems and enhancing our codebase to deliver high-performance, resilient, and scalable solutions. Your contributions will directly impact the success of our team and organization.

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
  • Participate actively in all stages of the Agile development process. Collaborate with product owners, designers, and other team members to scope, design, implement, test, and maintain software solutions that meet business requirements
  • Contribute to technical design discussions, providing insights and recommendations based on your expertise in PHP development. Translate business requirements into technical solutions, considering factors such as scalability, security, and maintainability
  • Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code using PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and other relevant technologies. Conduct thorough testing of your code, including unit tests, integration tests, and end-to-end tests, to ensure its reliability and correctness
  • Apply effective troubleshooting techniques to identify root causes and implement timely resolutions. Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as code refactoring, performance optimization, and dependency updates, to keep the codebase healthy and up to date
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in PHP development and related technologies. Proactively seek opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge through self-study, training programs, and knowledge sharing with colleagues. Drive the adoption of best practices and innovative approaches to software development within the team

What you'll need to be successful:

  • Proven +5 years work experience in PHP development, with a focus on both backend technologies
  • Experience with Phalcon framework
  • Knowledge in front-end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, with optional experience in frameworks like React.js
  • Experience in integrating with third-party APIs and services, ensuring seamless interaction between different systems
  • Solid grasp of object-oriented analysis and design principles, with the ability to design and implement complex software solutions
  • Passion for writing clean, maintainable, and efficient code, with a keen eye for detail and adherence to coding standards and best practices
  • Proficiency in relational databases and SQL, including the ability to design and optimize database schemas and write efficient SQL queries
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or Heroku, including deployment and management of applications
  • A positive attitude, excellent communication skills, and a strong team player mentality
  • Fluent English level is required

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.