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Symfony Software Entwickler

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    Uster, Switzerland

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    Phoebe Sheldrake

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    JN -032018-71029_1578408317

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Well established and growing webshop operator located in Zurich. Two offices- one in Zurich and one in Germany. Flat hierarchy and open time management and the opportunity to be a Symfony coach.

Are you an expert in Symfony? Are you confident to teach others how Symfony works? Our client is looking for someone with expert skills in Symfony to join their team of 7 developers to lead the way forward in the migration of legacy software to Symfony 3.4/4. The company is responsible for the development and maintenance of the webshop for a leading distributor in their market in Europe. What started in 2003 as a one-man operation is now a healthy and growing company of 50, with an office in Zurich and one in Germany.

You would be joining a team of 7 in their office in Uster.

As the perfect Symfony developer you have:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in web development
  • Presentable web projects
  • Skills in PHP, JavaScript, and SASS
  • Several years of experience with Symfony, AWS, and GIT
  • Ideally some e-commerce experience
  • German C1 minimum and English B1
  • A specialised University degree or comparable education

You are:

  • Interested in new technologies and frameworks
  • Focused on pragmatic and simple solutions
  • Confident in your knowledge of Symfony to teach/coach the other members of the team in it

Your role:

  • Further development of the company's self-developed shop software and order processing based on PHP7 and MySQL
  • Continuous migration of legacy software to Symfony 3.4/4
  • Creation of unit tests with PHPUnit
  • New developments based on Symfony
  • Technical contact for internal clients
  • Responsibility for the smooth operation of the servers and services (Linux, AWS)
  • Coaching/teaching aspects of Symfony to the current development team

The Company:

  • Growing developers of an online webshop
  • Two offices based in Zurich and Germany
  • 7 person development team
  • Flat hierarchy
  • Proximity to internal clients
  • Situated in Uster
  • Dynamic and cool team
  • Weekly developer exchange

The Perks:

  • High personal responsibility and space to bring in your own ideas and wishes
  • Choose your own device and create your own working environment
  • Open time management
  • Fringe benefits including drinks, snacks, Tuesday lunches, pool table, massages, creative team events, birthday presents, and cakes

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