Backend PHP Developer - Join the fastest growing fitness brand in Central and Eastern Europe

GymBeam s.r.o.

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2 100 EUR/monthSenior salary range starts from 2 100 € monthly.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

GymBeam is looking for a senior PHP developer (4+ years of experience) to help us build the biggest e-commerce platform for 160 million fitness enthusiasts in the CEE region:
- we are building something unique in Eastern Slovakia - we have reached over € 40M in revenues in 2020, and we are in the Top 10 of the biggest companies headquartered in Eastern Slovakia;
- we are rooted in technology, and our competitive advantage is tech innovation
- we use in-house software everywhere - e-shop, warehouse, billing, shipping;
- we move fast, we have a flat organizational structure, and we do things our own way.

You will:
- write clean and effective code;
- integrate our platform with shipping and payment providers, implement features to the warehouse management system, create custom Magento modules;
- write code for label printers, automate invoicing from different channels, streamline check-out experience;
- improve our CI/CD pipeline and advocate DevOps practices;
- solve complex performance problems;
- bring new ideas to life every week and help other people on your team to be their best

Stack we use:
- PHP 8, Magento 2.4;
- occasionally JavaScript and Python;
- Bitbucket, Composer;
- some AWS: S3 buckets, EC2 instances, Lambdas for Serverless;
- Scrum and Kanban.

Employee perks, benefits

- open-air rooftop gym in our offices;
- a very competitive salary;
- shopping at at heavily discounted prices;
- take-away lunches for 1 €, twice a day;
- remote work;
- sabbatical program;
- E-learning courses;
- working with like-minded people on the stuff that matters.

Information about the selection process

If you like what you saw, please get in touch and drop us an email with your CV.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Skills we are looking for:
- you are a senior backend guy, and you are fluent in some PHP framework like Laravel, Magento, Symphony or Zend;
- you’ve previously integrated 3rd-party providers to platforms, designed new modules, developed scalable cloud applications, communicated with stakeholders, suggested team improvements;
-you like to get things done and don’t mind getting your hands dirty with difficult and unpopular tasks;
- you move fast and you prize learning.


Brief description of the company

Gymbeam is an international company from its very beginning. Currently operating on 12 markets in Europe, GymBeam is one of the fastest-growing e-commerce projects in the CEE region. We are experts in sports nutrition, healthy functional food, and sports accessories. We are the producer of 6 our brands and another 700+ products. In our e-shop resells also more than 9000 products of 120 brands. We serve over 5 million customers and this base is growing exponentially. To respond to our ultra-fast growth we are hiring across the whole company and in almost all departments. We consider all teams as a key to strengthen our continued growth also in the future!

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

GymBeam s.r.o.
Rastislavova 93
040 01 Košice


ID: 4022017  Dátum zverejnenia: 15.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 100 EUR/month