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Senior Backend PHP Developer (laravel)

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    Amsterdam, North Holland

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    Tony Sleper

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  • Job ref:

    JN -082020-86896_1598254846

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

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** Freelance Senior Backend PHP Developer (Laravel) needed in Amsterdam **

Do you love working with cutting-edge technology and do you have great technical and client facing skills…? We are looking for a passionate/talented Senior Backend PHP Developer who has experience building innovative and mission critical customer facing applications.

You are used to delivering software in a multi-disciplinary team, in a multi-location product organization.

Your responsibilities:

  • Coach and mentor junior team members to help them with their professional growth
  • Support long term planning, road-map creation
  • Facilitate collaboration within distributed scrum teams and help them achieve their goals
  • Lead and sustain the application Agile/DevOps way of working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Be an active member of the architecture board and always seek ways to improve
  • Lead the team to high-performance and self-organization.

Your profile:

  • 5-7 years of development experience with the below technology stack (recent Laravel)
  • Solid experience with Lumen and other recent frameworks is considered as a big plus
  • You have strong experience with Agile development incorporating Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery, utilizing technologies such as GIT, Maven, Jenkins, Chef, Crucible, Sonar, phpUnit
  • You have experience with REST APIs, JSON and exposure to container-based technologies
  • B.S./B.A. degree in Computer Science or in similar fields (or equivalent experience)
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbally
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts
  • Solid experience defining architecture and exploring technical feasibility trade-offs
  • Solid development experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor other developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality
  • Have the ability to think and work Agile with the knowledge and experience of best practices
  • Experience with React/ React native is considered a big plus.

Technology Stack:

  • PHP 7
  • Laravel Lumen
  • Docker (Kubernetes)
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • phpUnit

What my client offers:

  • Start-up environment, backed by top US and European VC's
  • Nice workplace atmosphere in the heart of Amsterdam
  • A highly motivated international team
  • A chance to define our path and your role
  • Opportunity to bring in your ideas in our innovations.

I'm hiring fast. Don't delay - send your CV to tony.sleper@darwinrecruitment.com, message me via LinkedIn or give me a call right away!

Kind regards,

Tony Sleper | Tech Recruiter


+ 31 (0) 20 - 30 500 71

Mobile: 0652032575

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