Senior PHP Backend-Developer (w/m/d)

Standort Hamburg (remote possible), part-time or full-time, permanent

Are you a fan of new technologies and have a good understanding of technical processes? Do you enjoy developing, planning and organising? Then we would like to meet you!

We are looking for a senior backend PHP developer (m/f/d) for one of our tech teams, either on-site in Hamburg, Germany or remotely within the EU. Our technical department is the beating heart of ProgressMaker and driven by the passion to develop the best infrastructure and applications. You will work on highly scalable products in a cloud-based infrastructure, collaborating with developers who enjoy the challenge of continuously raising the benchmark for “state of the art” technology.

What tasks will be assigned to you?

  • Backend development in an agile team focusing on product development, customer integration, interfaces and quality assurance
  • Continuous optimisation and improvement of the existing software using modern methods and architecture
  • Autonomous, agile implementation of innovative, exciting ideas together with your interdisciplinary international team and in cooperation with the product owner
  • Integration of customer feedback into development

What should you bring with you?

  • You have an excellent grasp of PHP and have already successfully implemented several large projects
  • Quality consciousness, autonomous working and problem-solving are your biggest strengths
  • You are interested in GitLab, Docker, AWS and similar exciting topics
  • Continuous professional development – both personal and for the company – plus keeping up to date with technical progress are givens for you
  • You like sharing your experience and drawing on your know-how to assist less experienced colleagues in a partnership of equals
  • You are a team player who focuses on a respectful, open exchange of views; listening to all the arguments and a shared commitment to any decisions which are made
  • You can succinctly formulate any issues or requests in German or English

What can we offer you?

  • A respectful, informal, agile company culture with flat hierarchies and numerous opportunities to shape your working environment
  • The opportunity to work in a modern cloud environment incl. an internal cloud for experimenting with emerging tech trends
  • Continuous integration and peer reviews of your merge requests to facilitate quality assurance of your codes
  • Automated build pipelines and continuous deployment
  • Promotion of your personal development via regular team reviews, open Fridays or by participating in training courses or online courses
  • Flexible working hours; modern offices in central Hamburg and flexible, practically implemented working from home models.
  • It goes without saying that we are currently working 100% remote

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications – independent of gender; nationality; ethnic and social background; religion and world view; disability; age or sexual orientation and identity. Join us!

The description fits you?

We look forward to your application to:

Contact: Florian Hellberg (CTO)


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