Junior PHP Developer for eCommerce platform

GymBeam s.r.o.

Place of work
Remote work
Contract type
full-time, trade licence
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 700 - 2 100 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for junior PHP developer who wants to get experience around Magento framework, one of the fastest growing e-commerce platforms:
• we are building the biggest e-commerce platform for 160 million fitness enthusiasts in the CEE region;
• our tech stack serves 7M customers in 15 countries, and our Magento e-shop had 250M page views last year;
we will deliver over 1.8M packages this year all over Central and
• Eastern Europe from our warehouse;
• you are going to be a part of a fast-moving team of four developers and two QA engineers.

• develop Magento modules in PHP to create new value for customers;
• integrate our platform with 3rd-party services like PayPal or Amazon marketplace;
• automate and optimize logistic processes in our warehouse;
• write efficient, testable, and reusable PHP code;
• participate on technical solutions and have an impact on our business every day;
• master CI/CD and DevOps practices;
• learn and grow fast.

• PHP and Magento e-commerce framework;
• MariaDB and Galera Cluster;
• occasionally Python script and RaspberryPi;
• or Node.js function and AWS Lambda;
• Docker and Kubernetes;
• Android stack;
• Git.

• 7 teams and 30 people working in IT;
• software developers, QA engineers, data engineers, product owners, delivery managers;
• projects in our repo: 10x PHP, 10x JavaScript, 8x Android, 6x Python, 3x Node.js;
• 167 deploys last year and 900 575 lines of code in repos.

Employee perks, benefits

• really flexible hours and fully remote position;
a very competitive salary;
• all overtimes paid out automatically with higher rate;
• extra week of vacation when baby is born;
• open-air rooftop gym and chillout areas in our head office;
• gyms and recreational facilities memberships;
• sports nutrition and healthy foods from our e-shop at cost prices;
• twice a day lunches for 1 € in our head office, compensation otherwise;
• e-learning courses at LinkedIn and Udemy, online certifications and conferences;
• elaborate personal development plan;
• coworking spaces in Bratislava, Praha, Budapest;
• working with like-minded people on the stuff that matters.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Personality requirements and skills

• you consider yourself a beginning PHP developer;
• you loved programming at university;
• you know how modular web frameworks like Symfony, Laravel, or Nette work;
• you prize learning and personal growth;
• you like moving fast, getting things done, and delivering value to users;
• you have heard of Scrum development methodology;
• it’s a plus, if you are familiar with e-commerce frameworks.


Brief description of the company

GymBeam is an international company from its very beginning. Currently operating in 14 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 our 6 brands and another 700+ products. Our e-shop also resells 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 in the future!

Number of employees

250-499 employees


Contact person: HR team GymBeam
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4404180  Dátum zverejnenia: 20.9.2022  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 700 EUR/month