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Senior PHP Developer


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Ciklum is looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join our team full-time in Spain.

We are a leading global product engineering and digital services company that unites 4000+ seasoned professionals globally on various projects in healthcare, fintech, travel, sportswear, entertainment, and security. Ciklum delivers high-impact technology solutions to Fortune 500 and fast-growing organizations worldwide.

About the role:

As a Senior PHP Developer, become a part of a cross-functional development team working for the ISTA.

About the Client:

A dynamic, growing market, a supportive Top Employer and a diverse range of fulfilling roles await you at Ista, the global market player in energy data management. We offer a host of exciting and challenging opportunities to make the most of your talent and potential. Nearly 6,000 employees in 22 countries currently enjoy the passion for innovation and excellent benefits that characterizes our client. You are joining a successful team in a trendsetting industry. Agility and the ability to make quick decisions as well as an open communication display our corporate culture.


  • Develop and deliver the requested product timely and with decent quality
  • Taking part in decision-making processes in developing new architecture
  • You plan, develop and improve the platform with a very high degree of ownership
  • You evaluate the use of new technologies, architectures and frameworks
  • You offer solutions proactively and question the existing systems
  • You collaborate closely with product owners and stakeholders
  • You are a part of a highly collaborative agile process


  • Responsible for building the best platform together with your team
  • Strong knowledge of php 7.x
  • Practical experience with OOP and MVC
  • Profound experience with Regex, json, MySql Maria DB, GIT / GIT-Flow
  • Experience with REST/SOAP-APIs WEB-API
  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript, HTML/CSS
  • Highly familiar with Docker / Vagrant
  • Familiar with Scrum principles and Kanban
  • Fluent in English (level B2-C1)
  • Out of the box thinking


  • Experience with template enging like twig or smarty
  • Experience with TYPO3 / SuiteCRM
  • Familiar with CI/CD
  • Experience with Atlassian Tool like Jira/Confluence
  • Experience with Solr / Elasticsearch

What's in it for you

  • Global impact: work on large-scale projects that redefine industries with international and fast-growing clients
  • Welcoming environment: feel empowered with a friendly team, open-door policy, informal atmosphere within the company and regular team-building events
  • Flexibility: hybrid & 100% remote work opportunities, flexible work schedule
  • Work-life: 23 vacation days & short Fridays
  • Health: comprehensive company-paid medical insurance & 4 additional undocumented sick leave days
  • Tailored education path: regular internal events (meetups, conferences, workshops), language courses and company-paid certifications
  • Growth environment: share your experience and level up your expertise with a community of skilled professionals, locally and globally
  • Opportunities: our Internal Mobility Program helps change a project if needed to help you grow, excel professionally and fulfill your potential

About us:

Our Delivery Center in Malaga is one of the leading IT hubs in Andalusia – it provides an exceptional mix of vibrant tech talent community, wide-open access to learning and career advancement opportunities, hybrid / remote work setup & endless Mediterranean seashore summer.

Be bold, not bored!

Interested already? We would love to get to know you! Submit your application. We cant wait to see you at Ciklum.

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