ABOUT YOU is one of the fastest-growing eCommerce startups in Europe. The company was founded in 2014, since then it already got to the place of being the second-largest fashion e-commerce retailer in Europe - being live in 10 countries and reached a company valuation of 1 billion $ in 2019. ABOUT YOU is a fashion online shop, but we are a tech company first. More than ? of our employees are developers. Our > 150 developers originally from 30 different nationsensure that we keep our > 8 million app installs up to date and our over 15 million active users per month happy. When dealing with each other, we believe in flat hierarchies and open and honest communication. We don’t cling to a certain idea. New information leads to new decisions, which we are open to. We want to build the best online shopping experience while being fast in our product development - therefore we strongly believe in small teams. Our average team size includes 4-6 developers. Yes, we are working agile - most teams work with Scrum, some with Kanban or a mixture. You have the choice between different hardware setups e.g. Macbook or Windows notebook and which kind of IDE you want to get working. Our source code is versioned in git repositories and we are using git flow as a workflow model. Find out more about our tech stack, the way we work and more here!

ABOUT YOU SE & Co. KG

Hamburg, DE

Senior Backend PHP Developer (m/f/d) - onsite or remote within the EU

We are looking for a skilled Senior Backend PHP Developer (m/f/d) to join one of our Tech Teams onsite in Hamburg or remote within the EU. Our Tech Department is the heart of ABOUT YOU, driven by the passion to develop the best infrastructure & applications. 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.

Leap to the next level in your career and shape the online shopping experience of millions of customers by building the best shop infrastructure.

What you will do

  • Work on high-scalable products with PHP7 hosted on a cloud-based infrastructure
  • Build and provide internal & external RESTful APIs that ensure a fast & frictionless updating of our backend products
  • Develop multiple backend platforms ranging from high throughput to maximum faultlessness
  • Constantly challenge and expand your knowledge of reliable software architecture, programming and new technologies
  • Work with agile processes that are adapted to the team’s and project’s needs
  • Exchange your knowledge with other developers and be part of our ABOUT YOU TECH community

Who you are

  • Very good & MVP-focused coding skills in PHP7 of minimum 3 years (Medior-Level) // 5 years (Senior-Level)
  • Practical & recent experience with MVC Frameworks like Laravel, Symfony, Zend or Yii2
  • Deep technical understanding of RESTful API’s
  • Solid background in building scalable distributed products and practical experience with Caching
  • Previous experience with handling & querying relational databases (e.g. MySQL, MariaDB or PostgreSQL)
  • Passionate about writing well-structured, efficient and maintainable code, actively keeping the quality of the code base in check
  • Comfortable working in an English-speaking & agile environment

Benefits

  • Flexible working times
  • 40% discount on our online shop
  • Fresh fruits + drinks everywhere
  • Language courses (German & English)
  • Free sports courses & reduced price for gym membership
  • Subsidized public transportation ticket
  • Modern office in the city center of Hamburg
  • International working environment and English as company language
  • Company flats (subject to availability)
  • Agile work environment (MOVE) and cross-functional teams
  • Free access to Germany’s greatest developer conference code.talks
  • Company pension scheme
  • Help in relocation and VISA process

*Please find free fruits, drinks and coffee in our lovely Hamburg Office / HQ

YOU ARE THE CORE OF ABOUT YOU.
We take responsibility for creating an inclusive and exceptional environment where all genders, nationalities and ethnicities feel welcomed and accepted exactly as they are. We believe that a diverse workforce essentially contributes to the ABOUT YOU culture. In order to maintain talent and diversity, we emphasize the care for physical health, mental health and overall well-being. Our values and work ethics essentially contribute to our brand mission: empower acceptance and shape an inclusive, fair and circular fashion culture.

We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus, we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents.