Junior PHP developer

Job Summary

ApiHawk is seeking a junior-level LAMP developer to join a team responsible for the design and development of high-traffic API services. In this position, the person will work within a fast-paced and challenging environment to develop applications in PHP, JavaScript, MySQL. The position is geared towards a creative, logical, and self-driven person. High standards for quality, attention to detail, and responsibility are key attributes of this position.


  • Design and develop dynamic, high-traffic API services
  • Create SQL scripts to perform complex queries using MySQL
  • Generate application flow charts and technical documentation
  • Keep a close eye on the latest technologies and apply them

Experience / Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience in Object Oriented Programming in PHP 5+
  • 1+ years experience with MySQL 5+
  • Must have expertise in coding MVC design patterns
  • Experience with Zend Framework 2 is a big plus
  • Experience with API architecting is a big plus
  • Fluent in JavaScript, CSS, HTML, JQuery and AJAX technologies
  • Expertise with Apache configuration, load balancing, and caching technologies
  • Must be a team player

You will also have the chance to work with:

  • PHP7, HHVM, Hack
  • Gearman, RabitMQ
  • Zend Framework 2/3
  • Linux Servers, Docker, Kubernates, Puppet, Vagrant, Ansible

Why join us?

  • Grow as a professional by working with clients in emerging economies all around the world.
  • Spend your day with a team of young people with vast experience in programming.
  • Be yourself in a friendly and informal environment, where the employees play table tennis, video games, or just hang out together.
  • Multicultural experience by working for worldwide clients.

We offer:

  • Competitive salary and bonuses based on demonstrated merit
  • Facilities to relax and steam off - table tennis, video game room, library
  • Work together with the executive team and be part of a flat-structured company
  • Opportunity to grow as a professional and leader by taking own decisions and executing complex tasks and assignments
  • Fun and informal environment where being yourself are highly appreciated.

To apply, please send your CV to thehawks@apihawk.com. Your application will be treated confidentially.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.