Senior PHP developer

Job Summary

ApiHawk is seeking a senior level software engineer to join a team which is 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, SQL, Zend, etc. The position is geared towards a creative, logical, and self-driven person who can provide a technical vision and is comfortable working without a safety net. 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
  • Generate application flow charts and technical documentation
  • Keep abreast with the latest technologies and apply them

Experience / Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience in Object Oriented programming in PHP 5+
  • 3+ years experience with MySQL 5+
  • Must have expertise in coding MVC design patterns
  • Must be comfortable working with source control and unit testing
  • Experience with Zend Framework 2 a big plus
  • Experience with API architecting is a big plus
  • Fluent in SQL/MySQL
  • Fluent in JavaScript, CSS, HTML, JQuery and AJAX technologies
  • Expertise with apache configuration, load balancing and caching technologies
  • Proven experience in troubleshooting and solving complex problems
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be highly motivated, creative and thorough

Why join us?

  • Grow as professional by working with clients in emerging and economies all around the world.
  • Spend your day with a team of young people with vast experience in programming.
  • Be yourself in 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 flat-structured company
  • Opportunity to grow as professional and leader by taking own decisions and executing complex tasks and assignments
  • Fun and informal environment where being yourself is highly appreciated.

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