Senior PHP Back-end Developer

As a Senior Back-end Engineer, you will implement new architectures, features, and best practices to scale the Cloudbeds platform. You will contribute to new efforts in service-oriented architectures, leveraging the latest, cutting-edge technologies. As a Senior Back End Engineer, your goal is to deliver an exceptional experience to our customers all around the world with quality, performance, and scalability top of mind. Alongside your team, you will leverage the latest, modern SaaS and Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies across all layers of the software stack.

Senior PHP Back-end Developer
English: Upper-intermediate

What You Will Do: 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan, build and ship high-quality features.
  • Mentor team members through practices like pair programming and code reviews.
  • Re-architect and re-factor existing systems to align with project requirements.
  • Help design the long-term vision of our technology and new component architectures.
  • Write clean, well-documented, and beautiful code.
  • Promote best practices to improve the quality of our code and processes.
  • Drive technical decisions within the team.
  • Advocate for quality and test automation.

What you bring:

  • 5+ years PHP development experience, including extensive with web application software engineering experience.
  • 2+ years experience one or more modern PHP frameworks (Laravel, Symfony, CodeIgniter)
  • Experience in Java or the ability and willingness to learn.

Some of your soft skills:

  • Business level English fluency required (verbal and written skills).
  • A strong business sense and ability to collaborate with leadership and non-technical stakeholders on highly visible projects.
  • A passion for data-driven decision-making (metrics, experiments, prototypes)
  • Strong knowledge and a passion for software best practices, design patterns, and testing.
  • Strong teamwork, leadership, and time management skills.
  • Passionate about agile practices and continuous improvement.

Some of your hard skills:

  • Experience designing and building a microservice.
  • Experience with gRPC.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS) 
  • Experience working with a remote-first and globally distributed team.
  • Travel industry experience is a plus but definitely not required!
  • Experience with Atlassian products [Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket].
  • Expert knowledge of relational and non-relational databases, indexing, and searching technologies.

What is in it for you:

  • We hire the best people wherever they're located.
  • Emphasize the value of results over hours put in.
  • Provide flexibility in working hours and locations.
  • Foster an inclusive environment that celebrates bold thinking and diverse perspectives.
  • Work with the fastest growing technology company in their industry.
  • We offer open vacation policies, free LinkedIn Learning, and other benefits that promote well-being and professional development.
  • Work for a company with more than 1.500 clients around the world. 

Who you will work with:

Cloudbeds is the hospitality industry's fastest-growing technology provider for independent hotels, hostels, vacation rentals, and hotel groups. Our award-winning Cloudbeds Hospitality Platform is currently helping a growing clientele of 22,000+ properties in 157 countries to increase revenue, streamline operations, and deliver memorable guest experiences.

Behind the Cloudbeds platform is a growing team of 500+ employees distributed across 40+ countries speaking 30+ languages. From data architects to UX designers, integrations managers to payments experts, former hotel managers to former OTA executives, our team comprises the brightest minds in technology and hospitality working to solve the industry’s biggest challenges.

From the beginning, we've believed that our people are our greatest asset, so we've founded the company as #RemoteFirst, #RemoteAlways with shared core values that allow our team to thrive. This means, together we're on a mission to power every property in the world and to do that, we need to find the best talent in the world.

Company Awards to Check Out! 

  • Fastest Growing Companies | Inc. 500 (2018 & 2019) 
  • Best Places to Work | Inc Magazine (2017 & 2018)
  • Best Places to Work | HotelTechReport (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Start-Ups to Watch | Forbes (2018)
  • Best Startup Employers | Forbes (2020)
  • Technology Fast 500 | Deloitte (2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Top 100 North America | Red Herring (2020)
  • Connect MIP Award (Technology)
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Paula  Sarmiento Guerrero
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