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Senior PHP Software Engineer Full-time

Published at 2016-02-15 - Viewed: 2239 times - Piwik (Worldwide/Remote)

We’re looking for a lead developer to work on Piwik Analytics core platform software. We have some exciting challenges to solve and need you!

You’ll be working with both fellow employees and our open-source community. Piwik PRO staff lives in New Zealand, Europe (Poland, Germany) and in the U.S. We do the vast majority of our collaboration online.

We are a small, flexible team, so when you come aboard, you will play an integral part in engineering. As a leader you’ll help us to prioritise work and grow our community. You’ll help to create a welcoming environment for new contributors and set an example with your development practices and communications skills. You will be working closely with our CTO to build a future for Piwik.

Key Responsibilities

Strong competency coding in PHP and JavaScript.
Mentor junior engineers and set the stage for personal growth.
Scaling existing backend system to handle ever increasing amounts of traffic and new product requirements.
Outstanding communication and collaboration skills.
Drive development and documentation of internal and external APIs.
Help make our development practices better and reduce friction from idea to deployment.
Minimum qualifications

5+ years of experience in product development, security, usable interface design.
5+ years experience building successful production software systems.
Strong competency in PHP5 and JavaScript application development.
Skill at writing tests and reviewing code.
Strong analytical skills.
Location

Remote work position!
or you can join us in our office based in Wellington, New Zealand or in Wrocław, Poland.
Benefits

Competitive salary.
Equity in Piwik PRO.
Remote work is possible.
Yearly meetup with the whole team abroad.
Be part of a successful open source company and community.
In our Wellington (NZ) and Wroclaw (PL) offices: snacks, coffee, nap room, Table football, Ping pong…
Regular events.
Great team of people.
Exciting projects.
About Piwik

At Piwik and Piwik PRO we develop the leading open source web analytics platform, used by more than one million websites worldwide. Our vision is to help the world liberate their analytics data by building the best open alternative to Google Analytics.

The Piwik platform collects, stores and processes a lot of information: hundreds of millions of data points each month. We create intuitive, simple and beautiful reports that delight our users.

About Piwik PRO company

At Piwik PRO we’re solving hard problems with simple solutions that make our users and customers happy. We practise agile methodology, test driven development and fast release cycles. Our backend is mostly built in modern PHP with a bit of Python. We use MySQL/MariaDB and Redis as data stores. Our frontends is built in JavaScript using AngularJS and jQuery. Our tools include Github, Travis CI, PhpStorm and Slack.

As a Lead Software Developer for Piwik PRO, you will be writing open source code that will run on more than 200,000 servers and be used in 200+ countries and 50 languages!

Apply online

To apply for this position, please Apply online. We look forward to receiving your applications!

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