Posted on: 
June 23, 2024

Senior Back-end Software Engineer - PHP

Job Description

The Company

Printify is a high-growth, print-on-demand platform that connects e-commerce merchants and print-on-demand manufacturers. We work in a fast-paced and ever-developing industry with endless growth opportunities.

James Berdigans, Founder and Executive Chairman of Printify:

“Our mission is to build a platform that lets anyone, anywhere unlock their own personal freedom. The freedom to generate income, be your own boss, and set your schedule. So far we’ve seen more than 6 million people sign up to start their own eCommerce businesses with Printify. Because every order is made on-demand, there’s no risk to getting started, just reward for putting in the work. Our aim is to put this power to build a business into the hands of every person who wants to create their own business.”

The team

We are looking for a Senior Back-end Software Engineer to join our growing Engineering team.

We transform business dreams into awesome digital products. We do this magic through 21 loosely coupled squads - each specializing in their own area of expertise. These include, but are not limited to, Demand Integrations, Growth, Order, Payments, Supply, and Product Presentation. Printify is a true product company. Each engineering squad works on its own product or area of expertise tirelessly. This yields sustainable, clean code along with less technical debt.

The role

As a back-end engineer, you will play a key role in shaping and delivering a scalable and robust solution. You will be part of the team to bring quality and scalability to the product setup process and tools to a new level, you will follow the best practices in DDD and CQRS.

Passion for writing and improving (clean) code and systems, being a team player with a collaborative approach, sharing knowledge, and humbly learning from others are essential to succeed in this position. Developing in this role will give you the opportunity to grow and move up within the company.

The technology we use

  • PHP 8+, Symfony, Doctrine, Laravel framework.
  • Jenkins, Prometheus, Grafana.
  • PHPUnit, Postman.
  • MongoDB, MySQL.
  • AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Git.
  • We also use practices such as Pair Programming, Refactoring, Code Reviews, Weekly Knowledge Sharing sessions, TDD/BDD, A/B testing, and Continuous Delivery which are an important part of our development process.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Good level of English (spoken and written).
  • 5+ years of experience with PHP.
  • Experience with DDD (Domain-Driven Design).
  • Quality-oriented: follow best practices (Testing (ideally TDD), continuous integration/deployment, Agile methodologies) and SOLID principles.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with CQRS (Command Query Responsibility Segregation).
  • Experience in architecting new systems or refactoring legacy systems.

What to expect as a Back-end Engineer at Printify

  • You will work alongside the product teams and product managers to iterate on new features within Printify.
  • You will take responsibility for the design and execution of your own initiatives.
  • You will help identify areas of improvement in the codebase and help contribute to making it better.
  • You will frequently pair with teammates to give and receive feedback from a code review to boost knowledge-sharing, and learning and improve the platform.
  • You will fix any prioritized bugs/issues tracked within the platform.
  • You will participate as a presenter or attendee, in weekly coding or knowledge-sharing sessions.
  • You will learn, develop your soft skills and spend time discussing best practices and technologies with your peers.

What we offer

  • Stock options so you own a part of Printify.
  • Opportunity to work fully remote within EMEA time zones.
  • Work from anywhere - our Printify Houses in Riga or Tallinn, your remote home office, or a co-working hub.
  • Start your workday anywhere between 7 AM and 11 AM. As long as the job is done and you’re happy and healthy, you can adapt your workflow.
  • Apple MacBook laptop as your standard work equipment, covered by Printify.
  • International relocation support for international candidates who wish to work in Riga or Tallinn.
  • Access to mentorship, internal meetups, and hackathons both on-site and online.
  • A learning budget for your professional development based on a position level and access to our book library.
  • Health insurance or health insurance budget depending on your location and contract type.
  • Paid health days whenever you need them without a doctor's note depending on your contract type.
  • Extra paid days off for wellbeing as well as a celebration day of your choosing.
  • Access to the in-house gym or gym allowance depending on your location and contract type.

Our team

  • Printifyers come from more than 20 countries.
  • Our team has grown to more than 600 team members (and growing!).
  • We are the 15th America’s fastest-growing company in 2020 (Financial Times).

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