Yotpo

Development Team Lead with PHP

3+ months agoSofia, Bulgaria

If you shop online (and who doesn’t these days?), then chances are you’ve already interacted with Yotpo. We’re a leading eCommerce marketing platform, on a mission to help brands of all sizes accelerate their growth through exceptional customer experiences. Loyalty & Referrals program, SMS marketing, reviews, and visual user generated content are our bread and butter, but we have more solutions up our sleeve, too.

We have teams across the world, including the US, UK, Israel, Bulgaria and Australia — and we’re still growing. Yotpo secured a $230 million fundraising round in March 2021, our valuation is now $1.4 billion, and our primary goal is to deliver the best technology in the industry. You can hear all about it in our latest brand video

Sound exciting? Then read on, because we’re in pursuit of the best and the brightest minds to help us achieve our vision.

We're Yotpo SMSBump. SMSBump is a platform for eCommerce businesses that are looking to use text messages to communicate with customers, announce sales, create relationships and turn SMS into a profitable revenue channel. As part of Yotpo, we’re providing online merchants access to solutions for reviews, loyalty, SMS, email and more, so they can easily manage their entire marketing from a single platform. We have featured integrations for the largest eCommerce platforms, including Shopify and BigCommerce, as well as with the tools online businesses use every day, such as Google, Instagram, and the rest of the martech stack.

We are looking for a motivated Team Leader with PHP who is excited about growing, both personally and with the development team, as well as solving complex technical and business problems. The Web Team Lead is going to be working on adding features to the existing integrations (Shopify and BigCommerce) and expanding our SaaS on new eCommerce platforms.

Core responsibilities and day-to-day activities of the position::

  • Leading the team in an agile environment, communicating with the Product Manager, balancing workloads, and positioning the team for scalability
  • Setting of KPIs to ensure the proper delivery of the business goals
  • Allocating time for a hands-on personal example of a great development
  • Be part of the development of new features and maintain existing ones for our app on Shopify and BigCommerce
  • Be part of the team that develops SMSBump on brand new eCommerce platforms
  • Be part of the team that builds and expands our API
  • Works with different stakeholders in our team members (DevOps, FE & BE Devs, R&D Manager, CEO)


Main Requirements:

  • Fluent use and understanding of PHP 7 and 8 native functions and their use in scalable applications
  • Extensive understanding of MVC, OOP, and essential Design Patterns
  • Familiarity of MySQL, NoSQL
  • Understanding how to use Docker Containers
  • Significant and proven experience with with PHP frameworks like Symfony, Laravel, CakePHP, Lumen
  • CI/CD experience, Bitbucket, Jenkins
  • End to end testing experience

 

It's nice to have (but not mandatory)

  • Monitoring and Logging: Kibana, Elasticsearch, Cloudwatch, Grafana
  • NodeJS or/and Java understanding
  • Experience with API’s and API specifications (OpenAPI, Swagger)
  • Knowledge of AWS is a plus, ECS, S3, Lambda, SQS, SNS, API Gateway

 

The perfect Candidate:

  • Has proven leadership experience in engineering teams
  • Loves what he/she is doing and building new things
  • Low on Ego and High on Team Spirit
  • Has strong collaboration skills
  • Stays focused and achieves goals
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

 

What we offer: 

  • Track to success - work in a dynamic organization with ambient and laid-back office atmosphere + best coffee in town
  • Work-life balance - 25 days paid vacation with add-ons for loyalty, regular team buildings and celebrations in and outside the country
  • Additional health insurance package
  • Food vouchers – monthly
  • Managing a fixed monthly budget for social benefits thru Re:Benefit - a flexible online benefits solution
  • Internal mobility program and refer-a-friend program
  • E-learning portals and knowledge sharing sessions.
  • Company backed Hackathons, Tech conferences, workshops events, etc
  • Stocked kitchen and bar
  • In light of the global pandemic, we are working in a remote capacity. When we return to the office, we expect we’ll continue working in a hybrid model.

We will reach out only to shortlisted candidates.

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Client-provided location(s): Sofia, Bulgaria
Job ID: 2961971