Jobs at foodpanda: Back-end Software Engineer in Berlin -


Back-end Software Engineer

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Read for a new challenge? Up for building a service with top-notch technology and contributing to the migration to a highly scalable microservice-based platform? Then join our team at the foodpanda headquarter in Berlin!

We have built one of the world’s leading online food delivery services in the last four years and are looking now for a forward-thinking, experienced PHP Developer who is eager to create high quality applications.

At foodpanda we are working with PHP5/7, MySQL and Symfony 3.0 on AWS with Docker.

Sounds interesting to you? Well, let´s talk then!

Your role

  • Develop innovative applications and services in PHP on an enterprise level
  • Design and implement software architecture with focus on high scalability
  • Help clean up and refactor our legacy code base and move it to a modern architecture centered around components, containers and microservices
  • Collaborate within cross-functional and international agile teams
  • Stay up-to-date with current industry trends and promote them within the company

Main requirements

  • Senior level expertise in PHP 5.5+
  • Good expertise in Symfony 2.3 +
  • Experience in working with SQL / NoSQL data storages
  • Solid Linux/Unix knowledge
  • Knowledge of distributed architecture

Nice to have

  • AWS is a plus
  • Strong knowledge in other server language is a plus


  • Work together with experienced engineers (frontend, backend, system engineers)
  • Choose your preferred device (Lenovo + Linux or Macbook)
  • Flexible core working hours
  • Work with a great team in an international environment – our company language is English
  • Regular company and team events
  • 26 paid vacation days
  • Support in case of visa process or moving to Berlin
  • Free language classes and sport activities
  • Drinks, fresh fruits and cereals

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