Senior PHP Developer (M/F/Divers) at Rakuten

Bamberg, Germany

Posted on Feb 21 2018 (4 months ago) is our online shopping marketplace in Germany. We started life as Tradoria and joined Rakuten family in 2011, launching in January 2012. Rakuten Deutschland is based in Bamberg and Berlin, also hosting part of European IT, Finance, HR, Marketing and operational functions. Diversity is an important part of our company culture, this is why we hold the “Charter of Diversity” .

We are searching for our office in Bamberg for an:

Senior PHP Developer (m/f)


  • Design and technical implementation of new applications in a global Environment
  • Improving performance, scalability and stability of existing products and Systems
  • Debug, maintain and add features to existing products and systems
  • Responsible for technical projects after an intensive initial training period
  • Supporting engineering teams in PHP projects across the full stack of the distributed Systems
  • Constructive contributions to the further development of our software in a truly global environment
  • Be the go-to person for the project manager when advice on technical questions is needed


  • Graduate in the field of information technology or similar, alternatively corresponding working experience
  • At least 5 years of PHP experience, framework Symfony2 is a Bonus
  • Strong quality oriented skills with tools like PHPUnit, Behat, PHPSpec
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Experience with building distributed systems using NoSQL Technologies
  • Analytical, organizational skills and high problem solving competence
  • Fluent in English, German language not required

  • Interesting and challenging fast paced environment
  • A chance to shape and build the business and inspiration to make a difference
  • Open and respectful multicultural environment
  • Professional, passionate, ambitious, but friendly team
  • Possibility for professional growth and international assignments
  • Active support in finding accommodation and moving from abroad
  • Your recruiter will answer your questions about benefits or working conditions that are specific to different European locations


  • Innovative and flexible people full of energy
  • Friendly team player with a professional mindset
  • Those who can think for themselves and take action
  • Willing to work in a dynamic, multicultural and global environment where multilingual skills are a big asset
  • Ambitious to grow as an individual within the company
  • Passionate about working in a global company which wants to make a difference by empowering society.


If you are interested in this position, meet these requirements and wish to actively participate in developing our company and join our highly motivated team, please apply by sending an email to Marc Borgstedt at


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