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Senior Backend Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Remote

Hey there!
Are you a changemaker who loves technology and working independently towards ambitious goals? Do you want to work remotely on a great product and in a lovely team?

In this case, we are looking forward to your complete application documents. As an international team English is our company language, we therefore only accept applications in English.
Your Mission
  • Develop our existing backend applications, with a strong focus on our API project which is the backbone of our Android and iOS apps
  • Create new or extend existing endpoints for upcoming features, in a clean, well tested and up-to-date codebase
  • Plan features and interfaces with our mobile application developers and the product team
  • Ensure code quality by participating in code reviews and pair programming sessions
Your Profile
  • Several years of experience with complex backend architectures
  • Excellent PHP and SQL skills
  • Knowledge of caching, queueing and other methods of handling heavy load
  • A soft spot for SOLID principles, clean code and design patterns
  • An independent work ethic and willingness to take on responsibility for certain areas/problems
  • Experience with Symfony is a plus
  • Experience with containerized application architectures is a plus
  • Detail and goal-oriented with an independent work ethic 
  • Fluent in English and German with excellent written and verbal communication skills 
Why us?
  • An exciting project with millions of users in over 150 countries, localized in 20 languages
  • A great team with start-up spirit, high flexibility and flat hierarchies
  • As a “remote first” company with a pronounced remote culture, you'll have the option to work 100% remotely (must be located in CET time zone +/- 2 hours)
  • If desired, we can provide you with a co-working space of your choice
  • Access to state-of-the-art technical equipment of your choice (laptop, smartphone, external monitor, etc.)
  • Attractive salary and vacation days
  • Our work culture is characterized by focus and efficiency. We do not work overtime and, in the rare occasions that it is necessary, you can take the additional hours off at another time
  • A dynamic work environment with plenty of room for personal development, direct communication and flexible working hours
  • Exciting team retreats and events several times per year and much more
Sound like you?
Ready to bring YAZIO to the next level together and help people all over the world live healthier lives?
Then we’re looking forward to receiving your application! Please provide the following:
  • Your CV
  • A cover letter explaining who you are and why you want to work at YAZIO
About us
YAZIO was founded in 2014 and, with millions of users, YAZIO is one of the most successful nutrition apps in the world. YAZIO has a mission: To help as many people as possible live healthier lives through better nutrition. With users in more than 150 countries, we’re well on our way to accomplishing this goal. As a remote-first company, we promote a modern form of employment in which our team works together across several cities and countries.
 
Find out more about our team, our application process and open positions here: www.yazio.com/en/jobs
YOUR APPLICATION!
We are happy that you are interested in working together with us to help millions of people worldwide living a healthier life. Please fill in the following short form. Should you have any difficulties in uploading your files, please contact us by mail at jobs@yazio.com

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