Amsterdam / PHP Developer / 62K

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

You're an expert on social media, have know-how of its API's and on top of that you love to dive deep into data and it gives you energy when you're presented a complex technical challenge. If this description matches your profile? Bingo! For a company based in Amsterdam near Central Station I am looking for a PHP Engineer.

Your tasks

You'll start as a senior PHP Engineer and you'll be supported by other developers within your team. The company is expanding rapidly and is continuously connecting more clients to more networks. Therefore they are looking for someone that is experienced with high traffic applications. You'll be working for the clients and your tasks encompass solving problems that are linked to retrieving data from multiple networks. On top of that, the company is a source of statistical information and you are able to gather all the data and save this in an efficient way. With this data they target the right audience for the marketing campaigns of their clients.

Their offer

  • A great, cool and professional team
  • A lovely office at a central location in Amsterdam (5 minutes away from Central Station)
  • 25 holidays
  • Position as fulltime PHP Programmer
  • Daily lunch with the whole office
  • Teambuilding days
  • Working for big clients
  • Possibility to shape your career
  • A 24/7 bar in office

What they're looking for

  • Cultural fit. You are most valuable for this company
  • Living in the Netherlands or willing to relocate
  • A real craftsman/woman in PHP7, OOP, MySQL
  • Service Oriented Design
  • English proficiency
  • Living in Amsterdam (area)

(Really) nice to have

  • FB and Instagram API knowledge
  • Experience/knowledge with/of frameworks
  • Knowledge of other programming languages
  • PhpUnit testing
  • MongoDB, memcache
  • Scrum
  • Service oriented architecture, RESTful Web services, CURL
  • Versioning (SVN, Git)
  • Background in Computer Science/AI/Data Analytics

About the company

This media company aims at social media and they developed a user-friendly platform to control and manage data so that the clients can focus their marketing campaigns to target the right audience straight away.

Do you think you are the designated PHP Engineer 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 @

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