Senior PHP Lead Developer



Location: Bruges (Hybrid)

About this job

At Pareteum, we believe that technology should bring people closer together. That’s why we’re a global leader in Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) solutions, connecting individuals and devices across Latin America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific regions.

Our innovative platform is designed to deliver a secure, ubiquitous, and highly scalable solution that enables seamless communication through data, voice, video, SMS/text messaging, media, and content. At Pareteum, we’re dedicated to fostering a collaborative, dynamic and inclusive work environment where creativity and innovation thrive. Join us on our mission to empower connections around the world!

We are currently in a period of substantial growth and are looking for an experienced Lead Developer who is passionate about technology. The successful applicant would be required to attend site for at least 2 days in the Bruges office.

What you’ll do

The key focus of the role will be to design, write and test codes of (web) applications for a telecom platform, based on functional specifications. The role includes but is not limited to:

  • Optimize current processes with regards to performance and/or maintainability.
  • Contribute to technical documentation.
  • Take responsibility for project-based tasks focusing on any specific development stage.

About you

The ideal candidate is a highly resourceful and innovative developer with extensive experience in the layout, design and coding of websites specifically in PHP format. You must also possess a strong knowledge of web application development using PHP programming language and MySQL Server databases. To be considered for the role we require you to have:

  • University degree in computer programming or related fields
  • Mandatory, experience with PHP and advanced experience with web technologies including JS, CSS, HTML 5
  • Proven experience with a Modern web framework such as Vue.js, React or Angular
  • Strong experience with the Laravel Framework
  • Working experience with C# is desirable and .NET frameworks
  • Experience with T-SQL/Microsoft SQL Server/MySQL and database programming
  • Posesses a good understanding of modern software design and development methodologies (e.g., OO, IoC, event driven, multi-threading)
  • Previous experience with RESTful services, WCF (SOAP) and gRPC, is desirable
  • Experience working with Git as source version control
  • Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes would be advantageous
  • Strong understanding of quality, security and data protection standards
  • Experience using Agile methodologies
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with ability to break down the complexity and come-up with creative solutions
  • Fluent oral and written communication skills in Dutch and English

Do you want this job, and do you have the required skills and experience?

If you have experience in a similar fast-paced, growing international company like Pareteum and enjoy a challenging role within a fun company with a good team spirit, please click ‘Apply’ to submit your CV.