Senior PHP Full Stack Developer

PHP | Senior | Full Stack | Fulltime

About The Role

We're looking for a passionate and talented Full Stack Developer to join our team!

Donkeymob is a group of creatives and techs who design, develop, and operate a variety of products using web technologies! We work on products like web and mobile applications, affiliate marketing systems, and high traffic content sites. Let's build together!


  • Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code following industry best practices and coding standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including designers, project managers, and other developers, to ensure the successful delivery of projects.
  • Troubleshoot and debug code issues, and provide timely resolutions.
  • Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to peers.
  • Continuously identify areas for improvement in code and processes, and propose and implement solutions.
  • Conduct regular testing and quality assurance to ensure that code and applications are functioning as expected.
  • Understand the needs of the business and its customers, anticipate potential challenges, and proactively work towards solutions to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of technical documentation and knowledge bases.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies in PHP development.
  • Lead by example. Inspire your team members to get involved and do their best work.


  • 5+ years experience developing software with PHP
  • Very experienced in PHP 7 and 8 and prefer working with PHP 8.
  • Very experienced working with distributed systems
  • Experienced with creating and using Web APIs
  • Strong ability with relational and non-relational database systems
  • Practical Object Oriented Design skills and an understanding of design patterns
  • Experience with version control (GIT)
  • Strong knowledge of security as it related to web technologies
  • Experience with React or a similar framework
  • Experience in async code, or message queues, or pub/sub systems (SQS, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, ...)
  • Understanding of Service Oriented Architecture and Microservice Architecture
  • Comfort with start-up environments; You’re nimble in your thinking, and you understand how quickly priorities can shift in a startup environment
  • Enthusiasm! A genuine passion for all facets of computer science and an understanding of what lies beneath the technologies you use

Ideal Experiences

  • Implemented GraphQL APIs
  • Worked with very large data sets (terabytes); especially for business intelligence
  • Special purpose databases (Redshift, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch/Solr)
  • Understanding of Serverless architecture
  • Headless content management system experience (headless wordpress, static site generation, ...)
  • Analytics Platforms (Google Analytics, Mixpanel, Amplitude, ...)
  • Experience with containerization (Docker, ECS, Kubernetes, etc)
  • Experienced using other languages like Java (J2SE or J2EE), Go, Python


  • Health, Dental, and Medical Benefits
  • Friendly and collaborative environment
  • Hours: 10-6pm - miss the rush-hour traffic!

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