Senior Full Stack Developer

Job description

At PressPage, we’re all about making PR simple. That’s why we’ve developed a software platform that helps brands like Emirates, Porsche, and Booking.com better manage their PR processes and share their stories with the world. These world-class companies expect us to deliver high quality products that follow their brand guidelines. That's why we are looking for a great Senior Full-Stack Developer.

Culture

We have an open mindset and challenge ourselves to constantly change for the better. We are in the transition from startup to scale-up and are putting more structure and processes in place to get to the next level. We're currently at around 30 employees split between Amsterdam and Chicago, and growing.

What will you be doing?
As a Full Stack Developer, you have a keen interest in modern web applications, APIs, and their relation. You integrate them in a clean and structured manner through planning and collaboration with your colleagues. You are eager to learn, improve your skills and help our platform evolve. As Senior Full Stack Developer, you are part of our Platform Development Team. You will:

  • Develop APIs, back-end and client-side applications;
  • Integrate our client-side applications with back-end and API services;
  • Participate in the architecture and implementation of our roadmap, together with the product managers and your team members;
  • Ensure that features work correctly and consistently across our entire CI pipeline;
  • Write and review code to achieve a clean and well-maintained codebase;
  • Introduce and maintain best practices, structure, and quality in code projects.


Job requirements

  • You have over 5 years of relevant work experience as a Full Stack Developer; 
  • Design is important to you; you see where you can and should apply patterns;
  • You have a strong interest in exploring new technologies and techniques;
  • You are an analytical, abstract thinker and can transfer your thoughts well;
  • You understand cross-browser development and responsive layouts;
  • You follow best practices and keep yourself up-to-date with current knowledge about your field and the tools that you use;
  • A good understanding of principles and standards such as SOLID, KISS, DRY, and PSR;
  • You find sharing knowledge and helping others important;
  • You are fluent in English.

What about your skills? 

  • PHP
  • REST API development
  • Symfony Framework
  • Doctrine2 ORM
  • Writing automated test cases
  • Working with relational databases such as MySQL, Postgres, etc.
  • Modern JavaScript-related technologies such as NodeJS, ES6, TypeScript, etc.
  • Modern front-end frameworks such as Vue, Angular, etc.
  • Working with Unix-like operating systems and the command line


Nice to haves: 

  • Experience with AWS or similar cloud services; 
  • Experience with Docker, Vagrant and related virtualization tools; 
  • Experience with provisioning tools like Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc; 
  • Experience with GitHub Actions, Bamboo, CircleCI and other CI/CD tools; 
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB and Redis; 
  • Experience with serverless code, such as AWS Lambda; 
  • Experience in DevOps; 
  • Affinity with PR and communications; 
  • An interest in Open Source software development; 
  • Familiarity with Scrum and Agile. 


What we're offering:

  • A competitive salary;

  • 30 vacations days;

  • Informal and flexible working environment;

  • Proper Pension Plan;

  • Careers growth plan & Coaching;

  • Annual Training Budget;

  • And of course office lunches, drinks, team outings, etc.

Interested? Now what?

Hit the apply button!

We'll contact you within 5 working days to set up a phone call to discuss your application and the opportunity within PressPage. We have 3 in-depth interview rounds with potential colleagues and MT members. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our recruiter Alexandra at a.smelt@presspage.com