Senior Software Engineer - PHP

  • Location

    Wil, Switzerland

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  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc100000.00 - Swiss Franc120000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Megan McGuirk

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-82879_1551972068

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Leading provider of Web-based business software for small businesses. Rapidly expanding business. Flat hierarchies and short decision-making paths.

Are you a Senior Software Engineer looking for a new challenge? Are you based in/or want to work in Rapperswil, Sankt Gallen? Are you looking for a tight-knit team where you can offer fantastic support to a large number of small businesses across Switzerland?

Our client is one of the leaders in the Swiss market for Cloud-based business software. They support small business and SME offices across Switzerland - coming up with the best custom office solutions for their clients. They currently have over 20,000 companies making use of their software and are growing massively.

To make 2019 a successful year of growth they are looking to bring on a top-notch PHP Developer to join their team.

As the right candidate, you have:

  • Solid professional experience in software development
  • Excellent knowledge of object-oriented software development
  • Good understanding of cloud architecture
  • Highly experienced with PHP and associated frameworks
  • Highly experienced with JavaScript and associated frameworks (Angular a bonus)
  • Experience with and interest in new technologies such as containers and container orchestration platforms (Openshift / Kubernetes)
  • Experience with Public Cloud Services (AWS, Azure, Google) as an advantage
  • Experienced with and/or interested in working with Java as an advantage

You are:

  • Conceptual and solution-oriented
  • Able to act independently as well as part of a team
  • Resilient and hold your work to a high standard
  • Very good German and good English skills
  • A Swiss or EU citizen

The role:

  • Conception, architecture and development of software with PHP and Angular
  • Technical responsibility for the design of data structures and services
  • Detecting errors and shortcomings in application architecture and creating suitable solutions
  • Selecting the right technical means and technologies to solve our functional requirements
  • Further development of automated CI / CD pipeline using Jenkins, AWS, Docker and Kubernetes / Openshift
  • Coaching of team members who are less knowledgable in areas you excel at
  • Active participation in the SCRUM team

The company:

  • Located in Rapperswil (additional offices in Germany)
  • Modern infrastructure and high-end equipment
  • 5 years in the market with 20,000 customers (and rising)
  • 100 employees across all areas
  • Swiss market leader in cloud-based business software
  • 7 out of 100 for Top Swiss Start-Ups in 2016
  • Best Software Start-Up in Switzerland in 2017

The perks:

  • Open and honest working atmosphere
  • Personal development opportunities
  • Freedom of work environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • Employee events, team lunches, and Friday chillouts

If you meet the above requirements, please get in contact ASAP to discuss further.
email: megan.mcguirk@darwinrecruitment.com