Backend Developer

Improve the robustness, resilience and stability of the system

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Sleigh·dogs (sley’dawgz), n. A fast, fierce and powerful pack exploring new terrain and expanding horizons. The Pack is a group of individuals that work as one. We are Sleighdogs. Experienced, motivated and success-driven individuals who operate as one united pack. Our goal? To lead our clients from “we want to innovate” to “this is our new digital product.” We love to challenge and question everything we do. We believe that ownership, influence and trust are essential. We don’t bark – we bite.

ABOUT THE JOB

We’re on the lookout for a backend developer – to work primarily with PHP (Symfony/Silex) – who knows how to write sexy but still reusable, testable, and efficient code that improves the robustness, resilience and stability of the system. Can you add even more bite to our backend devs team? Then you might well be who we’re looking for!

The position is full-time, with flexible hours. Working hours are result-oriented at Sleighdogs, which means that each person is responsible for designing their own workflow. Additionally, once you get to know us and our way of working and thinking here in our Prague office, you’ll have the option to work remotely as an when you please. It’ll be up to you whether you’d like to continue working with The Pack in Prague, join our Sleighdogs in Berlin, work at ease from home, co-work from a cafe, or pick your own digital nomad adventure.

Our projects take a few months to complete so you’ll have a chance to work on various ones throughout the year – a tonne of opportunities to learn and grow! All of this in a friendly, flexible, unique, and international working environment.

ABOUT YOU

  • You’re a forward-thinking professional who’s passionate about digital products
  • Clean, well-structured code is second nature to you
  • You’re excited about web and mobile app development
  • You’re eager to learn as well as teach others
  • You’re able to effectively communicate in English; German is a plus.
  • You’re well-versed in back-end development and have experience in:
    • PHP (Symfony and/or Laravel)
    • Unit testing
    • Agile software methodology
    • Building restful APIs
    • Working with GIT repositories
  • You’re so much fun to work with that if you were working at the weekend, we’d all want to join you

ABOUT THE OFFER

  • A competitive salary
  • Early responsibility and full support for your own ideas
  • Flexible working arrangements, including home office whenever you need / want it
  • Awesome colleagues from all over the world
  • Recognition and influence
  • Team activities – yoga in the office, brunches, regular socializing…