PHP Developer – Get Local team

GET LOCAL, an innovative start-up based in Zurich, is seeking a hands-on PHP Engineer to join our team within Holycode. As our ideal team member, you should be motivated to work independently within a small team of enthusiasts, building and shaping up a startup into a leading and international company in the premium travel and business services industry.


  • Symfony 5
  • ReactNative mobile app (iOS and Android)
  • ReactJS
  • MySQL, RabbitMQ, Mercure (Web push notifications),  Redis, Elastichsearch, Docker, AWS
  • Cypress QA


Your responsibilities:

  • Work alongside our Lead Engineer (Backend) as well as Frontend & QA teammates
  • Take responsibilities from software design to implementation
  • Challenge software architectures and decisions
  • Build API integrations
  • Show ownership in an agile environment


Your profile:

  • Basic OOP skills
  • Experience with modern PHP7/8
  • Good experience on RESTful- and SOAP-based APIs
  • Good experience with Symfony 5 and Twig
  • Good test skills (unit, integration, end-2-end)
  • Experience with Git and team collaboration tools like Gitlab, GitHub, etc.
  • Fast learner and enthusiast in backend technologies
  • Solid understanding of software architecture and system design
  • Good communication skills (in English)
  • Able to work independently and comfortable working in an agile environment
  • Sense for software quality


Bonus skills:

  • Experience with DevOps/AWS
  • Scrum certification
  • Not afraid of the frontend
  • Good Understanding on how the internet works (TCP, TLS, HTTP/2.0, Websockets,


What GetLocal offers:

  • Work in a startup with a global vision
  • Exciting challenges and opportunities to grow
  • Flexible hours and home office possible
  • Fair compensation
  • Flexible starting date


Why you will love working in Holycode:

  • High-growth company in which you can find exciting and trend-setting challenges
  • Amazing product to work on
  • Familial working atmosphere in an open-minded multinational team
  • All necessary equipment – up to you to decide what you prefer
  • The budget for professional improvement (courses, conferences, books…)
  • Budget for the mastery of the English language during the working hours
  • Nice office in Belgrade
  • Fully stocked kitchen (tea, coffee, fruits, soft drinks, snacks…)
  • Tournaments of table tennis, table soccer, and darts in our office
  • Skilled and senior co-workers
  • Opportunities to build products that really make a difference
  • Opportunities to learn and grow with us

Apply here for this position, or check out other positions that we have.