Human Direct Company Profile

Senior PHP Developer

Human Direct Verified

Job Description

Our partner is the largest startup community in the world with millions of members and the world's largest platform for founders. They are a fast-growing team and this is a great opportunity for your skills to shine and grow.

We're looking for a Senior PHP Engineer to join our team. We're looking for someone with significant experience that fits into a high-level team using the latest technologies. This is a well-paid remote role that you can do from anywhere in Romania. We build an advanced, fast growing webapp that millions of people use globally.



  • Programming languages: PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript;
  • Extensive experience with OOP
  • Knowledge of design patterns: factory, strategy, repository, etc.
  • Familiar with web security & potential vulnerabilities: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS), MySQL injection, CSRF etc.
  • Comfortable writing complex MySQL queries
  • Experience with Symfony or Zend/Laminas PHP Frameworks and Git
  • Familiar with PSR coding standards
  • Familiar with NoSQL databases: MongoDB, Redis etc
  • Familiar with full-text indexing solutions (ElasticSearch, Sphinx etc.)
  • Familiar with PHPStorm IDE


  • Independent and self motivated
  • Team-player
  • An interest in solving hard and diverse problems
  • The will and ability to pick up new technologies as required
  • Interest in building web applications capable of servicing millions of users
  • Ability to write clean, organised, reusable code
  • Ability to work with an existing codebase, but willing to incrementally improve things over time
  • Love for technology, always trying to learn new things



  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fun, challenging and rewarding environment
  • Work with the latest standards and technologies
  • Regular optional trips to London HQ, fully paid by the company
  • Yearly team buildings with the entire company in a foreign country
  • Join a high growth and stable company that is well known and respected
  • Birthday gifts :)