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Principal PHP Engineer (d/f/m)


Berlin, Germany | Posted: 1 year ago

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What you will do:

  • Ownership and Inspiration: Technological prototyping, platform architecture, solution design, development, quality assurance, shipping, monitoring and maintenance are all done by ourselves in our 80 different applications and service

  • Use your brain (a lot): Use your experience, hands-on and can-do attitudes to solve complex problems.  Berlin: in one of the most prolific engineering teams in the vast startup hub of Berlin (1600+ releases in 2017).

  • Raise the bar: As a principal engineer you are our bar. Excellence and skill of all engineers are measured against your experience, mentality and drive on a constant basis. Whenever you push your own limits, you push those of the company as well.

What you will learn:

  • AUTO1 is disrupting the automotive industry. Most of the things we do have never been done before. Every day we are scaling and tuning the core platform and creating tools to launch new green field applications.

  • Cutting edge technology stacks and the drive to always think about the next thing to incorporate without getting bloated.

  • All projects are on PHP 7.*, mainly using the symfony framework from versions 2.x to 4.x. We employ docker, mysql, postgresql, elasticsearch, supervisor and AWS technologies like ec2, ecs, sns/sqs, s3, elasticache and more.

  • Migrating PHP MVC applications to modern 12factor microservices has its own challenges and they require creative approaches.

How you will progress:

  • On the second day most new starters are ready to code

  • Around two weeks later your first lines of code will most probably hit productio

  • In one month your impact to your team starts to become measurable

  • After half a year you will have significant domain knowledge of the topics you have been working on and be a contact point on this for all your peers.

  • After one year at AUTO1 you have become a key strategy advisor in questions of (Java, Php, Frontend, etc). As a core contributor to central projects and mentor for your primary technology you’re pushing forward on multiple business and technical challenges and drive them to success.

What you should bring:

  • You are very smart and can understand complex problems swiftly

  • You have 9+ years of professional experience in PHP programming

  • You have deep understanding of php ecosystem and best practices. PHP-FIG is known for you. You are using new possibilities of PHP 7.*. You have good understanding of security, testing, monitoring, building and supporting of applications.

  • You have a passionate opinion on how object oriented PHP code and applications should ideally look like, but you’re not too dogmatic to ignore every-day needs of a business.

  • You bring at least 5 years experience with symfony based technologies and have hands on experience with topics like security, authentication and horizontal and vertical scaling.

  • Ideally you have previous experience in leading a group of developers and taking responsibility for your team and your software. The more the better!

What you will get:

  • Relocation support that includes assistance with visa, apartment search, moving cost.

  • A nice office in the heart of Berlin (Kreuzberg) with free drinks & fruits.

  • The possibility to work with new technologies.

  • Team and company events like Hackathons international nights, christmas party, soccer, etc.

  • Attractive discounts on different services like gym, public transport, leisure activities.

Sounds interesting? Upload your CV with a note of your salary expectations. We are looking forward to your application.

Jaime Fernandez

+49 30 201 638 2073

This job was sourced from StackOverflow Jobs.