Westwing is hiring a

Senior PHP Developer (m/f)

Berlin, Germany

The Westwing mission is to inspire and make every home a beautiful home. We are on a quest to bring the wonders of eCommerce for home & living to our more than 26 million members in 14 countries on three continents. In less than 5 years on the market, we have grown to more than 219 million Euros in annual sales, and the opportunity ahead of us is massive.

The Westwing team is the secret to our success. Our more than 1,500 team members balance creativity and style with innovative technology and strong business fundamentals. We are proud to be working with inspiring colleagues who are smart, fun, ambitious, and looking for the challenge to transform an industry and take it into the future.

Do you think this could be you? To pursue our ambitious expansion strategy, we are looking for a Senior PHP Developer (m/f). As a senior developer, you will design and develop complex web applications and modules for our eCommerce platform. Furthermore you will optimize our platform for scalability during peak traffic hours. Adhering to agile SW-development methodologies you will also ensure code quality and enforce best practices by communicating and sharing them to team members.


  • PHP 5.6/7 OOP, Zend Framework, Yii framework, Symfony
  • HTML5, CSS, javascript, jQuery, Ember, Ajax
  • PHPUnit, Behat, PHPCodeSniffer, Jenkins, Phing
  • RabbitMQ, REST, JSON, SOAP
  • AWS, Debian, Docker, Nginx, MySQL, Memcache, ElasticSearch
  • git

You come with:

  • Knowledge of most of the keywords described above
  • Several years of experience in development with PHP5 OOP (Zend Framework experience is a plus, Yii, symfony and CakePHP are also valued)
  • Experience with MySQL
  • A proactive, goal-oriented, reliable and self-structured way of working
  • Fluency in English

We offer:

  • A truly shaping tech position with high degrees of responsibility and autonomy
  • Plenty of room for personal growth and professional development (e.g. hackathons, certifications, budget for conferences)
  • A position in a high-caliber Tech team with like-minded developers
  • Entrepreneurial experience in a well-financed, high-growth eCommerce company
  • Work equipment of your choice

Location: Berlin

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