SiteGround is a leading international web hosting provider with a rapidly growing customer base from all over the world. Founded in 2004 in Bulgaria, today we are one of the leading web hosting providers worldwide.
We have over 500 employees working in our offices in Sofia, Plovdiv and Stara Zagora in Bulgaria and remotely. We currently host over 2.8 Million domain names and partner with the most popular open-source software powering the web today, such as WordPress, Drupal, and more.
We are looking for a skilled Backend PHP Developer to join our Web Development Team in our Sofia Office. The Web Development Team creates the highest quality applications and solutions used by our clients all over the world. You will work on high-scalable products on a cloud-based infrastructure and collaborate with developers who constantly challenge themselves to raise the bar of what is “state of the art” technology.
What You’ll Do:
Development and maintenance of Web Applications used by our clients and staff;
Writing clean, testable code;
Constantly challenging and expanding your knowledge of reliable software architecture, programming and new technologies;
Exchanging your knowledge with other developers and being part of a team of proven professionals;
Working closely with other members of SiteGround like Product Owners, FrontEnd Developers, DevOps Engineers.
Experience in the development of web applications;
Good experience in the OOP paradigm;
Experience with Symfony or other PHP frameworks;
Profound understanding of the HTTP protocol;
Relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL or other);
Knowledge of SOLID principles;
Knowledge of Design Patterns;
Experience with Git.
Not required, but a plus:
Experience with PHPUnit;
Experience with PHP template engines (e.g. Twig, Smarty, Blade);
Experience with job/message queues (e.g. gearman, rabbitMQ);
Experience with Websockets;
Experience in Linux-based OS;
Experience in HTML5, CSS3;
Good command of English;
Obtained or pursuing a university degree in the IT sector.
What we offer:
Working with the latest technologies;
Attending IT conferences worldwide;
Competitive salary with achievement bonus;
Opportunity for personal and professional growth;
Fast-paced and constantly changing environment;
Young and diverse team of passionate and self-motivated professionals;
Friendly company culture built entirely around people’s happiness;
Excellent working conditions with lots of benefits;
Free company restaurant with our own chef team;
Free fitness center in the office with our own instructors;
Carefully designed office environment to stimulate your productivity, including spacious game room;
Reduced working hours every Friday.
If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, we’d love to hear from you!
Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps.