PHP API Developer

Employer: Avira
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 20.04.2018
    Short company description

    Avira, a company with over 100 million customers and more than 500 employees, is a worldwide leading supplier of self-developed security solutions for professional and private use. With more than 25 years of experience, the company is a pioneer in its field.

    Requirements

    Keys to Hiring

    3+ years experience in web application development with PHP and MySQL (mostly backend development)
    Good knowledge of Object Oriented programming;
    Experience with PHP frameworks like Yii/Yii2, Zend, Symfony, Laravel;
    BS in Computer Science or a related field of study;
    Up to date with the newest technologies related to web application development;
    Fast learner: be able to understand the full application and the way it interacts via API with the other systems;
    Write all clean object-oriented PHP, well-designed code as well as efficient SQL queries.



    Nice to have:

    Experience in caching objects, knowledge of key-value NoSQL databases, unit testing;
    Previous experience in developing and integrating with third-party REST APIs;
    Previous experience with Amazon Web Services.

    Responsibilities

    Your Role

    Understand web application scalability and performance;
    Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core API and database to ensure strong optimization and functionality;
    Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle (DTAP);
    Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges;
    The capacity to understand accessibility and security compliance;
    Own and drive development, testing and delivery of best quality features in a cross functional environment; understand business needs and push great software to production.

    Our current toolbox:

    PHP 7.0
    Yii Framework
    MySQL
    Logstash/Elasticsearch
    Amazon Web Services
    Bitbucket
    Jira
    Jenkins

    Other info

    Our Offer

    Competitive remuneration based on the level of seniority and impact;
    Top-notch work equipment;
    Free lunch, gym membership, private medical plan;
    Free access to online learning platform;
    Spacious office, in central location, BBQ terrace, top of the line espresso machine, massage chair and more;
    Intellectual and friendly team environment consisting of exceedingly sharp and motivated co-workers;
    Potential for upward career growth, working with new technologies, and learning new skills;
    An opportunity to make a difference for 100 million customers worldwide.