Are you a highly skilled and experienced backend developer with expertise in PHP and Laravel (5+ years)? Do you have a strong understanding of software architecture, object-oriented programming principles and proficiency in database design and optimization, including SQL and NoSQL databases? And last but not least, are you looking for a new opportunity to unfold your backend superpowers while enjoying an unformal, cosy, but ambitious work culture?
Hobbii is seeking a Senior Backend Developer who will play a pivotal role in architecting, implementing, and maintaining the backend systems that power our web applications. We're on an exhilarating journey. From our origins as a nimble startup, we're steadily transitioning into a more mature tech entity. While our past was marked by rapid decisions typical of startups, today we are building a foundation with modern development practices. We've made significant strides, but there's more road ahead
In your role as Senior Backend Developer, you will:
Collaborate with the development team to design, develop, and maintain robust and scalable backend solutions
Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code using PHP and Laravel
Build and optimise database structures and queries for performance
Work on RESTful/GraphQL API development for integration with front-end systems
Implement security and data protection best practices
Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues
Participate in code reviews and contribute to a culture of high code quality.
Sounds interesting? Here's what you'll need to succeed in this role:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field (or equivalent work experience)
Experience with version control systems (e.g. Git)
Familiarity with RESTful API design and development
Solid understanding of security best practices in web development
Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
Apart from these, we would be thrilled if you had:
Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools for CI/CD
Experience with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, or GCP).
Does this sound like you?
Whether you match all our criteria or have carved a unique path for yourself, we're eager to get to know you. Just as roles at Hobbii evolve, we believe in adapting them to bring out the best in our team members. Hiw big a team are talking about? Our Backend Team consists of 4 people, the whole Tech department of 27, and we're ready to welcome you onboard ASAP. If you wish to hear more about Hobbii, the team and the role, let's chat!
Our promise to you:
Working at Hobbii should be exciting, fun and meaningful. We achieve this by hiring talented and ambitious people who fundamentally believe that we’re better together. We have a dedicated People & Culture team whose job is to make sure going to work doesn't suck.
Join us if you love to experiment, learn something new and be playful at work. Also, you'll get to see that our 300 Hobsters know how to throw some pretty great parties!
This position is based in our HQ in Dortheavej, with the possibility of working remotely 2-3 days a week, if you like. On the days where you join us at the office, we'll make sure to provide you with a nutritious lunch and damn good coffee, but also so much more! Apply and find out
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Before you do, here are some tips. We'd love to know who you are and see the work you are proud of. So please share your resume, LinkedIn profile or anything else you find relevant.
No cover letter or lengthy essay is necessary, as we'll get to know you through some questions in the application form
PS. Please note that we will only respond to applications sent via the link to the application form (the 'Apply here!' button). If you however have any questions regarding this position, we will be most happy to answer them. Please send them to [email protected]