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Banzai: Senior PHP Developer

    Headquarters: USA


    US-based annual salary range: $80,000 – $90,000

    Hi, we’re Banzai!

    We’re out to solve the #1 business challenge for all B2B Marketers – proving Marketing ROI.

    Through The Banzai Platform, we provide marketers the campaign insights they need to make better marketing decisions – and we do it all in one platform, so it’s super easy. We know marketing is hard enough – why make it harder?

    Our mission is to help our customers accomplish their mission – through better marketing, sales, and customer success outcomes. Our vision is to increase the value of every customer interaction for every company in the world.

    Ready to join us?


    Banzai is looking for a Senior PHP Backend Engineer to join our team.

    Expectations of Role:

    Develop a backend application using PHP, MySQL, Redis, AWS
    Discuss with the team to understand the functionality and come up with innovative ideas for the backend development
    Diagnose and solve problems quickly and effectively as they arise
    Discuss with the team tasks to be done
    Performs code reviews for team members
    Follow best practices and guidance to build an easy-to-maintain and extend the high-performing application

    What an average day/week looks like:

    Work together with the Product and Engineering teams on the current sprint/cycle
    Work together with Frontend Engineer on creating/updating API endpoints
    Create unit-tests
    Refactor the code. Improve the code quality
    Write a small daily report (just a few lines) about the work progress

    Desired Qualifications, Skills, & Experience

    At least 7 years of experience in the Backend PHP Development area
    English: free speaking level (fluent/advanced)
    Highly proficient with PHP language (7.x and higher)
    Strong knowledge of MySQL. Highly proficient with native SQL queries
    Experience with Amazon Web Services
    Experience with Redis
    Experience in integrations with 3rd-party services
    Can create Unit-tests for components that you created
    Experience with queues, publishers, subscribers, workers units
    Strong experience in the Git subversion system
    Continuously learning new techniques and are aware of the trends in the backend dev community
    Located in the timezones between GMT -1 and GMT +4
    Understanding SOLID, DDD, Clean Architecture

    How you work as a team member

    You are a strong team player in a flat-structured, highly collaborative environment
    You have excellent communication skills and participate actively in team meetings and discussions
    You are flexible and can handle constant changes in business requirements
    Willing to work close to UTC/GMT +3 hours

    Nice to Have

    Experience running webinars
    Experience with Phalcon PHP Framework
    Experience in testing frameworks
    Experience in CI/CD


    401(k) plan (US based)
    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Long-Term Disability insurance (US based)
    Unlimited PTO policy (salaried) or hourly PTO policy
    Remote first company
    12 weeks fully paid parental leave
    Working with a truly mission-driven team motivated by excellence
    Real room for growth in professional and personal development
    2 paid mental health days every quarter, plus one full week of paid mental health rest every year
    Clear objectives, direction and empowerment from executive leadership

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