PHP Back-End Developer // FUNKE Digital TV Guide GmbH

April 12, 2017

Are you fluent in Symphony (PHP)? Do you like Video, TV and Media? We are hiring a Back-End Developer!

FUNKE Digital TV Guide GmbH offers innovative software solutions for viewers, providing guidance in a constantly growing and changing market of content, choices and equipment. Our Electronic Program Guides (EPG), applications and suggestion mechanism for personalized TV, are used for HD receivers, digital video recorders, PC´s, smart phones and tablets. We support hardware producers and service providers by developing customized offers.

We´re hiring a new key player for our team in Berlin:

PHP Back-End Developer

Your responsibilities

  • Create, extend and maintain PHP Symfony based back-ends and back-office applications for video workflow management, meta data management as well as reporting
  • Efficiently use our Content Discovery API to implement innovative features in our B2B applications
  • Test support: Make sure the back-ends are testable, help testers implement automated end-to-end test procedures to increase overall product quality
  • Developer outreach: Represent our company and API at industry events like hackathons and meetups
  • Technology Selection: Member of the engineering team that evaluates and selects platforms such as CMS and video infrastructure

Your skills

  • Degree or formal training in Computer Science
  • At least 3 years of back-end development experience, preferably in the TV and video space
  • Fluent in PHP (Symfony)
  • Having worked productively with Python and other scripting languages is a plus
  • Multiple years of experience with REST APIs, MongoDB, relational databases
  • Diligent about version control, clean code, unit testing and continuous integration
  • Strong background and multiple years of experience in agile development processes and workflows with standard tools like Git and Jenkins and preparation for deployments
  • Familiar with the browser side of web applications (at least one of the most relevant SDKs and Frameworks)
  • Strong communicator with fellow developers and customers
  • Self-motivated, results-oriented problem solver
  • Passion for media, TV & video is an advantage
  • Fluent English skills are required. The ability to write and present in German and additional languages is a plus

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