Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Porto
  • Full-time employee
  • Manager (Manager/Supervisor)
  • Rating 4.2
  • 35 - 60K

Your tasks:

  • Design, test, build, ship and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable object-oriented PHP8 code; 
  • You provide and enhance tools to automate processes and ultimately improve our development environment; 
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications; 
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems; 
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization; 
  • You have the great opportunity to work in an international, cross-functional environment (communicating in English, German is not required). 

Your skills:

  • Strong object-oriented PHP skills, experience with MVC frameworks (Symfony is a plus) 
  •  Experience in designing, building, testing and shipping web applications 
  • Automated testing, clean code and code coverage is just as important to you as production code 
  • Exceptional experience with various design and architectural patterns, algorithms, and data structures (experience with microservices is valued) 
  • You're into agile methodologies and enjoy working in teams with a focus on sharing knowledge 
  • DevOps mentality and result-oriented experience with MySQL and Linux administration is of advantage 
  • Experience with Elasticsearch/SOLR/Lucene is a plus 
  • Great English communication skills. 

The right job for you?

About the job

In order to support our growing engineering department, our enablement team is currently looking for a new member. As a frontend engineer, you'll contribute to the development of new features for our platform to provide the most useful and trustworthy insights to our users. You'll also have a fundamental role in improving the tech excellency of our microservices architecture.

Your benefits

Beratungsleistungen durch das Fürstenberginstitut
Mobile devices auch zum privaten Gebrauch
Drinks, Food & Goodies
Sabbatical und Teilzeit
Flexibles Home-Office
Marktkonformes und transparentes Gehalt
Mood-o-Meter Feedback / Fragen an den Vorstand
12 Wochen Workation

About the New Work SE

The New Work SE Group strives towards a better working world. With strong brands such as XING, kununu and onlyfy by XING, and the largest talent pool in German-speaking countries, it claims the spot of recruiting partner Nr. 1 in these countries. By bringing candidates and companies together, it guides talents to a more fulfilling working life while simultaneously helping companies to greater success by winning the right talent. The group is listed at the stock exchange since 2006, has it’s headquarter in Hamburg and currently employs around 1,500 people at offices including Berlin, Vienna and Porto. 

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Bárbara Serrano

Talent Acquisition Specialist

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