Web Developer / Platform Developer (f/m) // Travelcircus

December 8, 2016

Travelcircus is a fast ­growing online booking platform giving people the ability to book premium, quality­checked and unique hotels packaged with hotel services and exciting local activities at an exclusive price. Founded in 2014, in the heart of Berlin, Travelcircus already accommodated more than 70.000 travellers from 20 different countries – and we continue to fly in hyper­growth mode. We are looking for an ambitious, forward thinking, entrepreneurial, and fast individual to join our aspiring and international team.

Travelcircus is seeking a Web Developer to join the development team. We're looking for someone who's passionate about building robust & scalable technology platforms, systems, and APIs. You'll be an integral part of the engineering team and will work closely with others throughout our company to deliver the best possible product to our customers. Ideal candidates will have profound experience with PHP, API development, and Service-Oriented Architecture. This position is full-time and based in our great office in Berlin.

Things you will work on:

  • Build and extend our Platform Services and Booking Systems
  • Designing, developing, and maintaining a robust transactional API platform, that will be used internally and directly by 3rd parties
  • Identify and address performance issues
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Identify and prototype best practices for backend engineering
  • Improving our existing e-commerce platform codebase
  • Writing and maintaining complex SQL queries in codebase

Skills & requirements

  • 3+ years of experience building web applications
  • Expert knowledge of PHP5/OOP, MySQL-databases and data modelling
  • Experience building API platforms
  • Knowledge about web services (REST/SOAP)
  • Ability to write high-performance and reusable PHP code-modules
  • Experience with high-end, high traffic web applications
  • Solid understanding of SQL and ability to write/maintain complex queries
  • Exposure and experience with Service-Oriented Architecture
  • Strong visual, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Exposure to Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment
  • Experience working in Agile environments

What we offer:

  • A cool loft working space in the heart of Berlin
  • Competitive, skill-dependent, negotiable salary – don’t hesitate to approach us
  • Dynamic and international team
  • A company in hyper-growth mode
  • Exceptional career opportunities and project responsibilities
  • Regular team events and a wide range of sport activities, a fridge full of beer and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as fresh fruits every day
  • Monthly Public Transport ticket paid

Can you recognise yourself? If yes, send your application addressed to Margarida Pfaumann via our online application form. Maybe you are going to be part of the Travelcircus team very soon. We are looking forward to get to know you.

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