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Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg/München

About us

kartenmacherei is a fast growing e-Commerce company: since our foundation in 2010 we have developed to one of the leading suppliers for personalized stationery in Europe. Superior customer experience, extraordinary product quality and the best designs, combined with a motivated and engaged team allowed us to become one of the most important players in the European web2print market. Become part of our success story and strengthen our team!

What's it all about?
We are looking for Backend Engineers in Hamburg and Munich!
What you can achieve
  • Development of the next generation of our PHP-based e-commerce platform
  • Co-determination of the software architecture together with the team
  • Refactoring of existing elements and modules
  • Close cooperation with product managers and other stakeholders
What you bring
  • You have a degree in information technology or in a similar field, or a qualification as an IT specialist and deep experience on professional web development.
  • You are safe in handling of PHP.
  • You have good knowledge of MySQL, OOP, Git, MVC, Apache, PostgreSQL and Symfony 2.
  • You think analytical, have pragmatism and the willingness to learn.
  • You speak English fluently.
  • You enjoy working in a team.
  • You are open-minded.
  • You are interested in actively sharing their knowledge.
  • You are eager to improve your skills, no matter in what field.
  • You know who Uncle Bob is.
  • You always strive for writing code that follows the SOLID principles.
  • You understand the importance of the Agile Manifesto.
  • Maybe you have worked in several agile teams before.
  • Maybe you have  already worked on e-commerce projects before.
  • Maybe you have already published relevant blog posts, tweets, videos or even articles.

What makes us special
Out of conviction, we combine a challenging job and a fulfilling private life. That's why you work with us as it fits your life: Whether early or late risers, full time or part-time, in the office or at home - flexibility is very important to us. We want you to feel comfortable. From regular team events, to coaching, to workouts, we offer you many opportunities to make your working life varied and effective. Because we are convinced that a satisfied team, coupled with an inspiring work environment, are the key to success.

You would like to get a deeper insight in our everyday lives? On Facebook, Instagram or on our inside you can learn more.
Sounds like you?
Great! We are looking forward to your application, regardless of whether you are a junior-, mid- or senior-level developer. Your contact is Mareike.

Your application

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