Amsterdam / PHP Developer

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland Salary: competitive
Sector: Development Type: Permanent

Do you think you can bring change to this company with your constructive persistence? Then I might be looking for you. For a company in Amsterdam I'm looking for a PHP Developer with DevOps skills.


As PHP developer you'll be responsible for the backend system of the company. You'll be developing and maintaining the CMS, building customized plugins and also keep an eye on stability and security of the systems. You have strong influence when you feel there's a need to improve certain things, so definitely speak up when things have to change. As the company is currently preparing the move to Docker, they're looking for a developer with DevOps skills/ambitions. The company values you and does not follow strict guidelines. Let's say you aspire to do React/Native tasks, this is definitely negotiable. They believe that the freedom you have in your tasks will make you craft the best version of yourself.

The team currently consist of 7-8 people, containing FE, Backend, Scrum Master, Tester, Tech Lead. They work Scrum based with sprints of two weeks and a hackathon 1 day a month. You'll also be responsible for the order flow, tag management, data feeds, asset management and custom form building.


  • Extensive experience with PHP, MySQL, Docker
  • A touch of WordPress
  • Experience with high traffic websites
  • Agile/Scrum
  • OOP,Linux/Apache, Software Design patterns, Memcache, Unit testing, shell scripting, GIT
  • Bonuspoints: Varnish, network and web app security, ORM's (Doctrine), Docker
  • Basic knowledge of networking and HTTP
  • Fluent in English, Dutch is a nice to have
  • You're pro-active and ambitious in all that you do
  • Living in Amsterdam area
  • Willing to relocate to Amsterdam (area)

Their offer

  • Salary up to €54.000,- gross yearly (based on your experience/track record)
  • Fulltime position as PHP Developer
  • Yearly bonus based on performance
  • 50% off on own products
  • Budget for training and conferences
  • Inspiring office in Amsterdam
  • Working from home
  • Choose your own device, PC/laptop/Macbook
  • Team spirit in the office.

About the company

This company is a game changer with a focus on connecting people via internet and mobile.

Do you tick many of the boxes and do you think you are the designated PHP Developer for this company in Amsterdam? Then please do not hesitate and get in touch with me (Santini Heijmans) on +31 (0)20 522 1322 or s.heijmans @