Senior Back-end Software Engineer - PHP, Payments Squad (Remote within EMEA)



Software Engineering
Tallinn, Estonia · Remote
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
The Company
Printify is a high-growth, print-on-demand platform that connects e-commerce merchants and print-on-demand manufacturers. We work in a fast-paced and ever-developing industry with endless growth opportunities.
James Berdigans, Founder and Executive Chairman of Printify:
“Our mission is to build a platform that lets anyone, anywhere unlock their own personal freedom. The freedom to generate income, be your own boss, and set your schedule. So far we’ve seen more than 6 million people sign up to start their own eCommerce businesses with Printify. Because every order is made on-demand, there’s no risk to getting started, just reward for putting in the work. Our aim is to put this power to build a business into the hands of every person who wants to create their own business.”
The team
We transform business dreams into awesome digital products within our team of 24 different squads. Printify strives for excellence with engineering squads devoted to each platform component, resulting in sustainable, clean code and minimized technical debt. We’re looking for a Back-End Software Engineer to join our Payments team, which is dedicated to ensuring a seamless and efficient payment experience for both our merchants and their customers.
The role
As a Back-end Software Engineer, you will play a key role in shaping the future of our Payments system to deliver a scalable and robust solution. You will build a payment solution that integrates with our internal services, enabling new payment capabilities for our platform. Following the best practices in DDD and CQRS within a service-oriented architecture is crucial. A passion for writing and improving clean code, being a team player, sharing knowledge, and learning from others are essential for success in this position. Developing in this role will provide opportunities for growth within the company.

The technology we use:

  • PHP 8+, Symfony, Doctrine, and Laravel.
  • TypeScript, NodeJS – Frameworks from NestJS, Loopback, and Ts.ED.
  • Angular, TypeScript, HTML, SCSS, and RxJS.
  • Jenkins, Prometheus, Grafana, and Elasticsearch.
  • Cypress, PHPUnit, and Postman.
  • MongoDB, MySQL, and PostgreSQL.
  • AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, and Git.
  • We also use practices such as Pair Programming, Refactoring, Code Reviews, Weekly Knowledge Sharing sessions, TDD/BDD, A/B testing, and Continuous Delivery which are an important part of our development process.

Your responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with product teams and product managers to iterate on new features within Printify.
  • Take responsibility for the design and execution of your own initiatives.
  • Identify areas of improvement in the codebase and contribute to making it better.
  • Frequently pair with teammates for code reviews to boost knowledge-sharing, learning, and platform improvement.
  • Fix prioritized bugs/issues tracked within the platform.
  • Participate as a presenter or attendee in weekly coding or knowledge-sharing sessions.
  • Develop your soft skills and discuss best practices and technologies with peers.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in English (spoken and written).
  • 5+ years' experience with PHP.
  • Experience in the Payments Domain.
  • Experience with Financial Management Systems.
  • Experience with Distributed Systems.
  • Experience with Payment Gateway Integration.
  • Quality-oriented: follow best practices (Testing (ideally TDD), pair programming, continuous integration/deployment, Agile methodologies) and SOLID principles.
  • Experience with mentoring team members.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with DDD (Domain-Driven Design).
  • Experience with CQRS (Command Query Responsibility Segregation)

What we offer:

  • Stock options, so you’ll own a part of Printify.
  • Opportunity to work fully remotely within EMEA time zones.
  • Work from anywhere – our Printify Houses in Riga or Tallinn, your remote home office, or a co-working space.
  • Start your workday anywhere between 7 AM and 11 AM.
  • Apple MacBook laptop as your standard work equipment.
  • International relocation support for candidates who want to work in Riga or Tallinn.
  • Access to mentorship, internal meetups, and hackathons both on-site and online.
  • A learning budget for your professional development and access to our book library.
  • Health insurance or a budget for it, depending on your location and contract.
  • Paid health days whenever you need them without a doctor's note, depending on your contract.
  • Extra paid days off for well-being, as well as a celebration day of your choice.
  • Access to the in-house gym or gym allowance, depending on your location and contract.
Joining Printify means joining an international company with an amazing team that has grown to over 700 people. At Printify, people from over 20 nationalities and with many different backgrounds work together in our Riga office and worldwide.
We play to win together, and we always strive for excellence. We want to achieve great things and make a meaningful change in our customers’ lives. Our customers are our most important asset and our compass in showing us the direction to go. We value a strong learning culture and are united by a growth mindset.
At Printify, we are committed to fostering a diverse, fair, and inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or any other grounds.