Senior PHP Engineer



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The Backend guild's main responsibility is to have stable, reliable and fast cloud for data storage. We provide platform to have secure data synchronisation between all NordPass applications and web based systems. We get to touch not only server, but also client side: we’re responsible for encrypting, handling and synchronizing data between frontend application and our cloud - this is done through background application which lives in all of our clients computers. Democracy helps us to be not one-men-opinion team. Everybody’s experience, suggestions and ideas are discussed at team level to reach best results and stay away from code smells.

Main Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for writing clear and well-tested code that delivers real business value;
  • Be involved in creating APIs that are useful for developers (both internally and externally);
  • Together with our core team deliver quality code-based solutions;
  • Contribute to app technical decisions, architecture, process, etc.;
  • Contribute to technical tasks, feedback forms, and technical interviews.

Core Requirements

  • At least 5+ years of experience working with PHP and its frameworks (Symfony, Slim);
  • Understanding of OOP principles & good code design;
  • Previous experience in building highly scalable systems;
  • Be acquainted with API design patterns to create a modern API design;
  • Good (My)SQL knowledge and experience with big data quantities;
  • That working with Git & Jira is nothing new to you.

Bonus Points For

  • Knowledge of Docker, RabbitMQ, and Redis;
  • Knowledge of cryptography;
  • Knowledge of Golang;
  • Experience with AWS (SNS/SQS, DynamoDB, EventBridge, ECS, S3, CloudWatch).

Tools You Will Use

  • PHP 8;
  • MySQL;
  • Redis;
  • RabbitMQ;
  • Docker;
  • Git;
  • Jira;
  • ElasticSearch;
  • Grafana;
  • Sentry.

Salary Range

  • 17100 - 32900 PLN gross per month (employment contract)

Data Handling

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After you apply

Our recruitment process differs depending on specific positions and/or hiring teams. However, it tends to include the following three main stages and usually doesn’t exceed any more than five steps.

Step 1.

Get to know

The goal of the first step is to get to know each other better. So during that, we talk more about the role and ask you to share your story.

Step 2.

Technical evaluation

We test each applicant's technical knowledge and problem-solving ability through various assessments.

Step 3.

Meet the team

The final step is for you to meet the team, discuss your task, and dig deeper into the role you’re applying for. If everyone’s happy with the result, the closing step will be the offer.

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Nord Security is a world-leading cybersecurity solutions provider. We aim to shape a more trusted and peaceful online future for people everywhere. To achieve this goal, we’ve built a like-minded community of over 1000 cybersecurity and tech experts driven by Nord values. And we’re always looking to expand our team of: