Senior Backend Engineer // Spectrm at Spectrm

Posted on: 10/01/2021

Location: Berlin, Germany (ON-SITE)

full time

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Tags: symfony php sql javascript python golang

**Company Mission** Our mission is to empower creativity and elevate marketing performance for innovative brands. We believe the future of marketing is conversational and the opportunities are limitless. Help us build a world where marketing talks with people. Not at them. As the only global messaging partners of Facebook and Google, we are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our growing team. *The ideal candidate is a self-directed, operational thinker with the motivation to go the extra mile & implement long-term visions.* **Tasks** * Work on the core of our company – our system distributes millions of messages every day and we need to make sure all connected APIs are working * Design and build efficient, testable, and reusable backend modules * API design * Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges * Document and test your existing code **Requirements** * Very good verbal and written communication skills in English * Strong knowledge of any framework, Symfony is a plus * 4+ years of experience in a PHP backend engineering role, plus significant experience in Golang and some experience in Python would be an advantage * Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application, i.e. OOP, event-driven systems, and distributed systems * Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes * Familiarity with SQL databases and their declarative query languages * Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as Javascript, HTML5, and CSS3 * Basic understanding of agile processes and diverse, cross-functional teams * Hands-on experience and ready to work on existing code **Benefits** * Brand new hardware of your choice * Competitive salary * Lots of training opportunities * 30 vacation days * A diverse, multinational team * Work from anywhere (+/- 2hrs CET timezone) * Support for remote work setup or co-working space * Great office in Berlin-Kreuzberg when you meet us in person * Quarterly on-site planning events with the team Spectrm is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age or all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.