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Senior PHP Developer Remote

Senior PHP Developer Description

We're in search of a proficient Senior PHP Developer to be a part of our remote team.

This role will involve creating new features for PHP microservices and executing Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for incident resolution. The ideal candidate will demonstrate extensive expertise in PHP, MySQL, and cloud development. Exceptional analytical skills for RCA, familiarity with Kubernetes, and experience with Terraform for infrastructure management is necessary. Proficient communication and collaboration skills are crucial for this role.


  • Partnership with the development team for the design and implementation of new characteristics for PHP microservices
  • Assurance of code quality, scalability, and maintainability of developed features
  • Prompt response and troubleshooting of service-related incidents
  • Execution of in-depth RCA to pinpoint incident origins and enact preventive measures
  • Composition of comprehensive unit tests to verify functionality and robustness of code alterations
  • Management and deployment of services using Kubernetes
  • Use of Datadog dashboards for monitoring service health and performance
  • Maintenance and optimization of SQL databases, including MySQL, CloudSQL, and Spanner
  • Implementation and management of infrastructure through the use of Terraform


  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a PHP Developer, with a preference for Hack proficiency
  • Proven experience in writing unit tests to ensure code quality
  • Proficiency in Kubernetes for container orchestration
  • Exceptional analytical skills for incident resolution and Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • In-depth knowledge of SQL databases, especially MySQL, CloudSQL, and Spanner
  • Familiarity with Terraform for infrastructure management
  • Experience in cloud development, preferably with Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Proficient communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to participate in on-call rotations according to the schedule

Nice to have

  • Familiarity with Django framework and Redux for state management

We offer

  • Learning Culture - We want you to be the best version of yourself, that is why we offer unlimited access to learning platforms, a wide range of internal courses, and all the knowledge you need to grow professionally
  • Health Coverage - Health and wellness are important, that is why we have you and up to four family members in a premiere health plan. We have a couple of options, so you can choose what is best for you and your family
  • Visual Benefit - Seeing your work for us would be a sight for sore eyes. We want your vision to always be at 100% which is why we offer up to $200.000 COP for any visual health expenses
  • Life Insurance Plan - We have partnered with MetLife to offer a full-coverage Ife insurance plan. So, your family is covered, even if you are gone
  • Medical Leave Coverage - We are one of the few companies that cover 100% of your medical leave, for up to 90 days. Your health is the most important thing to us
  • Professional Growth Opportunities - We have designed a highly competitive and complete development process, where you will have all the tools to get where you have always wanted to be, personally and professionally
  • Stock Option Purchase Plan - As an EPAMer you can be more than just an employee, you will also have the opportunity to purchase stock at a reduced price and become a part owner of our organization
  • Additional Income - Besides your regular salary, you will also have the chance to earn extra income by referring talent, being a technical interviewer, and many more ways
  • Community Benefit - You will be part of a worldwide community of over 50,000 employees, where you can learn, challenge yourself, stand out, and share your knowledge and experience with multicultural teams!



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