Senior PHP Developer in Barcelona

letgo

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Undisclosed salary
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Onsite
Hours
Full-Time
Internship
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Job Description

letgo is the fastest growing mobile marketplace to buy and sell locally. We’re powering a new, secondhand economy on mobile. We’re a diverse, passionate group that’s connecting millions of buyers and sellers. Recently named one of Europe's "Hottest Startups"​ by Wired, letgo's recently been featured by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Fortune, Bloomberg, TechCrunch and others.  
 
We're looking for a PHP Backend Developer to be a part of our Tech team! If you love creating great software, enjoy challenges and want to be a part of a quickly growing international project, this role is for you.
 
Responsibilities
 
  • Design and implement new features (both in existing and new microservices).
  • Improve systems’ performance and scalability.
  • Support the above with tests. Testing is included in our definition of done.
  • Deliver value to our users. Deploying is also included in our definition of done.
  • Triage, diagnose and solve problems in our services used by millions of users.
 
Requirements
 
  • 5+ years developing in PHP.
  • Experience with high-traffic distributed systems.
  • Strong knowledge of best practices (we love SOLID!).
  • Testing culture.
  • Have dealt with performance issues.
  • Experience with SQL.
  • Experience with caching systems.
  • Experience using GIT.
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies (we use Scrum and Kanban).
  • Excellent written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills. We work together as a team.
  • We expect proactivity to find and solve problems in our product.
  • Don't fall in love with your code. We love to iterate and change things.
  • You care about both developing good quality software and delivering value to our users as fast as possible.
  • Sense of humor.
 
Nice to have
 
  • Experience with search engines (we use Solr and ElasticSearch).
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience with Java or Scala.
  • Experience with systems administration (GNU/Linux).
  • Excellent trolling skills.
 
We offer:
 
  • Tech meetups & training sessions
  • Dental and health insurance
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Team-building activities
  • Candy Bar (free snacks and drinks)
  • On-site physical therapy
  • Language Courses
  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to work for a fast growing, mobile start up company.

 

About letgo

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  • Privately Held

  • Barcelona, Spain

  • 100-200 employees

  • 2015

letgo is the fastest growing mobile marketplace to buy and sell locally. We are powering a new, secondhand economy on mobile.

Recently named one of Europe's "Hottest Startups"​ by Wired, letgo's recently been featured by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Fortune, Bloomberg, TechCrunch and others.

letgo's team is made up of 120 people of 25 different nationalities in our New York and Barcelona offices. We are a diverse, passionate group that’s connecting millions of buyers and sellers. Our nimble, expert team is fueled by deep experience and rich analytics, allowing us to innovate with cutting-edge features like image recognition powered by artificial intelligence, and the letgo Commercializer.

We're looking for people who are as passionate as we are and, just as importantly, who embrace constant change and innovation. If that sounds like you, check out our open positions at

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