Senior PHP Developer

Job Goal:

At ScaleFocus we aim high. We share your enthusiasm for designing and developing new innovative software solutions; maintaining and enhancing existing software applications; creating architectural and technical specifications and communicating with clients. Joining us means you will keep the curiosity in and reach new technical heights.

Skill Set:

  • 4 + years of experience with PHP 5.x, 7.x;
  • Working experience with one of the following PHP frameworks (Sypmfony, Laravel or Zend);
  • Strong OOP knowledge;
  • Deep understanding of the usage of design patterns like Service Locator, (Abstract) Factory, Dependency injection;
  • Working experience with MySQL or other relational databases;
  • Experience with Memcache or Redis is a plus;
  • Experience with RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Amazon SQS is a plus;
  • Knowledge about REST: JWT, Oauth;
  • Experience with Linux and basic Bash scripting;
  • Experience with GIT;
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum methodologies;
  • Ability to work well both autonomously and within a team;
  • Strong communication skills and ability to cooperate with other development teams;
  • Positive attitude and willingness to improve;
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus;

Stand out with:

  • Working experience with HTML/CSS
  • Working experience with JavaScript – experience with React or Angular is a plus
  • Jenkins
  • Usage of Docker containers or some basic knowledge on the topic
  • Experience with ElasticSearch and building of search requests

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Plovdiv, Burgas, Sofia

ScaleFocus is a technology, R&D and advanced engineering software company. We are focused on digital, data and cloud solutions. Our team delivers custom software solutions and integrates existing leading IT products under bespoke consultancy, managed services and software implementation methodologies. We work on a global level, building industry know-how, innovation and R&D centers of excellence.


Competitive remuneration package

Training and development

Career enhancement

Flexibility with working hours

Transport card or parking lot

Health care coverage for you and your children

Friendly environment, provided by team of great professionals

Sports subscription

After your 4th year:

Car leasing covered by ScaleFocus

Additional pension fund

Additional funding for life insurance

Kinder garden/educational expenses coverage

If you find the position interesting and would like to apply send us your CV.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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