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PHP Developer

Clay Solutions

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Posted: 3 months ago

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At Clay we’re building the future of access control. Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to a large scale, complex product and see real-time impact of your work on hundreds of thousands of users worldwide? Do you want to join a fast-growing company serving globally? Are you looking to advance in your career and make an impact from day one? Then look no further, because we are looking for you! Join us and let’s win the battle against mechanical keys!


Clay’s core mission is to grant easy access for businesses anywhere around the world, in a logical and user-friendly way. As a platform company we build world-class APIs and facilitate industry leaders to integrate cloud-based access control to their businesses.


Clay’s back-end developers build and expand APIs and work on an innovative smart lock API used by hundreds of thousands of people all over the world on a daily basis. Security, stability and scalability are our driving principles.


What you'll do


At Clay, we not only build and maintain our own branded access control solution Salto Keys as Service, but we also offer our core technology platform to industry leaders, who implement Clay Locking Platform into their own infrastructure.


In close collaboration with one of our largest customers IWG, world’s largest provider of flexible workspace solutions, and an external development team we have built a tightly integrated solution. To extend it with awesome new features and to solidify the system, we are looking for a PHP Developer to join our team at Clay.


You will work in close collaboration with Clay’s PHP Architect, back-end developers, as well as back-end teams of IWG. You will work on solving complex technical problems and creating scalable solutions. You will work at the core of the product, a product that is the largest single cloud access control system in the world.


Technical skills and expertise



  •  Relevant professional experience with PHP backend development (complex applications and API’s).



  •   Intrinsically driven to build very efficient and clean connected architectures



  •   Experience in MySQL (MariaDB)



  •  Experience with applying SOLID principles and Unit testing



  •  Experience in Scrum concepts and/or CI/CD tools to get your projects to production



  •  Enjoy and have experience building APIs (preferably have built APIs from scratch)



  •  Experience working with the Laravel framework and preferably with Lumen.



Working at Clay means becoming a ‘Brick’, and that means joining an international team of passionate professionals (we’re proud to say we have 10 nationalities in our small team of 23) who take initiative, own responsibility and share expertise.


At Clay we live by our core values



  • Innovation is in our veins; we strive for the best, we aim high.

  • We communicate openly, transparently and thoughtfully.

  • Each of us takes ownership and responsibility for our work.

  • We lead with kindness and by example; we bring out the best in each other.

  • When in doubt we act with courage, take intelligent risks and make wise decisions.

  • With endless curiosity we keep learning and improving, while knowing to seek assistance for rapid advancement.

  • We’re stronger together. As a team we’re passionate, collaborative, playful and proud.

  • To achieve the greatest we keep it simple, take small steps and always work smart.



We expect everyone in our team to bring



  •    Team spirit; enjoying working with a diverse group of people with different expertise

  •    A keen eye for detail; working at a fast-pace environment, managing and prioritizing goals

  •    A high bar for excellence and pride in work

  •    Eagerness to learn and investigate possibilities and applying insights from past experience

  •    Self-discipline, professional attitude and collaborative spirit

  •    Individuality and willingness to share ideas and new perspectives



Wondering what it’s like to work at Clay?


Clay is a tight-knit team of technology lovers and innovative thinkers. Our team consists of 10 nationalities (and growing), from a wide variety of backgrounds, working on some of the most challenging problems in the access control industry.


To read some of the benefits Clay offers us check out our Careers page. But to give you some more insight into life at Clay here it goes; it’s great to have the ability to make an impact from day one, share ideas and shape the road map together. We work from our awesome office in the heart of Amsterdam, collaborate closely with Salto Systems in Spain, and serve our customers globally.


At Clay we are encouraged to build ourselves along with our fast-growing company. This can be in the form of trainings, coaching, conferences and more. We grow together! We know best is yet to come. We support each other’s curiosity; we have tech talks, hackathons and open-invite dinners to talk about our company’s road map. Everyone on this team has a voice and we’re encouraged to not only participate and speak up, but also to lead and drive.


Beware; we work hard, play hard. Don’t underestimate either of those! We are honest, love a good joke, and don’t take things personally. And as a tight-knit team, together we form the solid house that is Clay.

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