Senior Backend Developer

Job description

Antavo is a technology company helping global fashion and retail brands like Luisaviaroma, Jimmy Jazz and Pepsi improve customer retention. Our team has expanded from 14 to 40 in the past 18 months, and we just won the eCommerce Award for Excellence in the UK. Our plans are similarly ambitious for the year ahead!

 

HI THERE, I’m Gabor Csarnai, CTO and Co-founder at Antavo

 

Our developer team is made up of passionate, smart experts who are building a loyalty management platform that is pushing boundaries. We are looking for you to develop and maintain the logic behind the Antavo system in order to be able to offer a scalable product that reacts in real time to the requirements of a fast-changing market.


We make our own decisions here in Szeged - you will NOT be a small cog in the machine of a large company. This comes with great opportunities and true responsibility.


I’m looking forward to working closely with you!

  • OWN PRODUCT, OWN DECISIONS

    You will represent an international brand that our team built from the ground up.

  • REAL IMPACT

    Our loyalty programs are used by millions of people. We help them feel more connected to the brands they love.

  • SCALEUP ENVIRONMENT

    We are a fast-growing, VC-backed startup, doubling team size and tripling sales in 2017.

  • OWNERSHIP

    Most colleagues on our team hold shares in the company. The same opportunity is also available for you, if you perform beyond the call of duty.

YOU WILL WORK WITH US

  • Gabor Csarnai

    CTO

  • Janos Pinter

    Head of Product

  • Gyula Tarjani

    Head of IT

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Active participation in the planning and implementation of new functions
  • Write code that works and is easily read, tested and maintained
  • Write tests and improve the overall bug detection of our applications
  • Develop and use applications and daemons
  • Optimise performance and code base

REQUIREMENTS

  • Familiarity with at least one of the major PHP frameworks
  • Experience with LEMP stack development: Linux administration, OOP PHP (5.5+), MySQL or MongoDB
  • You have used version control systems before (SVN, Git)

NICE-TO-HAVES

  • You can show us a clean, working code that you have written
  • You have a GitHub account that you are actively using
  • You have experience with Python
  • You have worked with Memcached, Redis and Amazon web providers
  • You have done sitebuilding (HTML5, JavaScript)
  • DRY, WET, KISS principles
  • CLEAN Code and SOLID paradigm 
  • Unit testing and TDD/BDD 
  • E-commerce development (e.g Magento) 
  • Javascript frameworks (like Vue.js)

WHAT OUR TEAM LOVES ABOUT
WORKING AT ANTAVO:

  • "A good talk while having coffee together after lunch has become a cherished ritual."
  • "There is a huge TV in the conference room that we usually use for conference calls, but during lunch breaks funny videos take over."
  • "There are several comfy spots in the office where we can retreat for a good talk. And I can taxi anywhere with my chair."
  • "I love working in the heart of the city. Coming to work is easy and we even have free parking."
  • "People here like my bad jokes."

Application deadline: 31st Dec, 2018.

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