Senior Backend Developer

Tilaa is growing fast and we are looking for new colleagues! We are located in a beautiful and spacious office in 's-Hertogenbosch (but mostly working from home now). Do you want to work in a young and ambitious team? Read on.

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Are you our new senior Backend Developer?

As a Senior Backend Developer, you have an important responsibility in the future development of our Tilaa platform. Over the past years we have achieved great things, but with the ambitions we have, there is still plenty to do. For example, we have set up a CI/CD pipeline that we will continue to develop. In order to be able to realize our desired growth, we have invested in marketing automation, and we will have to build various links from our customized applications in order to be able to run the right campaigns.

The new configurator we released last year continues to be improved, and we expect you to come up with new functionalities to ensure that our customers get the servers they have ordered.


What does your work day look like?

You enter the office (if you’re not working from home), you start up your Macbook and grab a cup of coffee, (or latte, or cappuccino, or tea…). First you'll check the scrum board to see the progress on the sprint. Aftet the daily standup and 10.00, you'll have a chat with a colleague  who needs a but of help. Then you'll check the comments you received on the pull request for which you have disconnected a part of the application in a package.In the afternoon you'll sit down with the team to discuss the current architecture, after having sat down with the Product Owner yesterday to go through the roadmap. The current architecture needs to be modified in order to realize this roadmap. Together with the rest of the team you'll discuss the ways in which this can be implemented.

What does our tech stack look like? 

PHP7, Symfony 4, Satis, CakePHP, Python, Beantalkd, Bamboo, Bitbucket, Composer, Puppet, Vagrant, KVM, MySQL, Codeception, Continuous integration, Continuous Deployment, Unit Testing, Scrum, OTAP. 


What do we expect from you?

  • You have a completed an education in IT

  • Excellent knowledge of and experience with PHP, Python, Linux and other techniques in our tech stack 

  • Proven experience with at least two different frameworks

  • Experience with CI/CD and writing unit and integration tests

  • Experience with static code analysis and familiarity with the PSR standards

As senior professional we expect you to be a good communicator, both within your team and with the Product Owner and other stakeholders. You are strong on an analytical level, solution-oriented and able to coach colleagues. Of course, you write well-documented, low-maintenance and 'self explanatory' code.


Who are we?

Would you like to help make Tilaa become one of the most valued VPS providers in Europe? Then you've come to the right place. We have more than 10 years of experience in providing Virtual Private Servers based on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Every day we continue to expand and improve our platform. With just one goal, to become the most appreciated in Europe.


What are our plans?

  • Become the most valued VPS provider in Europe
  • Offer users the best experience when ordering a VPS
  • Getting rid of legacy
  • Develop functionality for marketing purposes
  • Optimize the checkout process
  • Implementing a new design
  • Create the foundation so our landscape can grow


What can we offer you?

We would like you to enjoy your job and we will do everything we can to ensure that the conditions for this are optimal. We like short lines of communication and fast decision-making. Together with the rest of the team, you will therefore have a great deal of independence.

  • A salary to match your experience
  • MacBook Pro
  • A pension contribution
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses / train & bus pass
  • Study budget
  • 25 paid holidays
  • Fresh bean coffee (in the office)
  • A fun and enjoyable place to work
  • Variable working hours and the possibility of working from home
  • Plenty of room for professional development. Do you want to learn more about usability and conversion optimization? We’ve got it covered!

Are you interested in this role as a Senior Back-end Developer and do you meet the requirements in the profile? Do not hesitate to apply immediately! For questions or further information, please contact our Ingrid van Gelder on +31-(0)6-11567682. We look forward to meeting you!

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated. We consider unsolicited CVs and candidates as not having been received.

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