Slovakia Remote

Senior PHP Engineer



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

We are a custom product engineering company that supports both multinational organizations and scaling startups to solve their most complex business challenges. With a global team of over 4,000 highly skilled developers, consultants, analysts and product owners, we engineer technology that redefines industries and shapes the way people live.

About the role

As a Senior PHP Engineer, become a part of a cross-functional development team engineering experiences of tomorrow. 

The project provides access to a wide range of sports and fitness activities across various cities and countries. It offers a flexible subscription model that allows members to participate in different sports and fitness classes at partner facilities without the need for separate memberships.


  • Work on the development and maintenance of new and existing features, focusing particularly on the backend (APIs, Payments, etc)
  • Ensure excellent code quality and enforce best practices alongside your team members
  • Collaborate with your team and other disciplines (e.g., FrontEnd, DevOps, Design) to meet customer needs effectively
  • Engage in innovative problem-solving with your fellow developers, generating new ideas and solutions for client partners


  • 5+ years of experience in software development
  • Experience with PHP 7 and 8
  • Exeprience with PostgreSQL
  • Strong communication skills in English, capable of clearly conveying technical concepts to stakeholders of varying backgrounds


  • Phalcon
  • Cloud platforms (GCP preferred)

What's in it for you

  • Care: your mental and physical health is our priority. We ensure comprehensive company-paid medical insurance and Mental Health (Soulmio) programs. We also provide you with meal allowance & company-paid yoga classes to fuel your mind and body
  • Development as a mindset: feel free to participate in building an IT community in your country (Czechitas workshops, lectures on universities, local DevTalk meetups etc.) during working time. Regular annual performance reviews with your manager will help you keep the right growth focus
  • Tailored education path: boost your skills and knowledge with our regular internal events (meetups, conferences, workshops) and external (international conferences, our formats of knowledge sharing)
  • Growth environment: share your experience and level up your expertise with a community of skilled professionals, locally and globally
  • Flexibility: Own your schedule – you are the one to decide when to start your working day. Just dont miss your regular team stand-up
  • Opportunities: we value our specialists and always find the best options for them. We offer more than 100 projects you can rotate between: we work with top-notch technologies for international clients (Sweden, Switzerland, Germany, Austria etc.) in various domains (banking, health care, e-commerce, construction, logistics)
  • 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, including weekly breakfasts

The total target monthly compensation range for this job is 3100 – 3800 Euro.

About us:

Join a well-established company and a strong team of professionals. 

Seize the perks of global opportunities, local approach and start-up spirit. 

Boost your skills with modern stacks and industry-leading clients!

Enjoy what you do, do what you enjoy! Want to learn more about us?

Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, stop by one of our IT meetups Nalejvárna or listen to podcast PodVocasem

Be bold, not bored!

Experiences of tomorrow. Engineered together

Interested already?

We would love to get to know you! Submit your application. Can’t wait to see you at Ciklum.


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