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Senior PHP Engineer Talent Pool



People & HR
Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Digitail is dedicated to transforming the veterinary profession through innovative, customer-driven technology solutions. We are building a leading all-in-one operating system for animal hospitals that helps veterinarians on a daily basis to efficiently manage client communication, patient data, medical records, schedules, and billing.

At the heart of everything we do is a love for pets and a profound respect for the veterinary professionals who care for them. Our mission is not just to support these tireless individuals but also to ensure that they have the best tools at their disposal to deliver outstanding care to their patients.

We are always looking to hire experienced Senior Backend Engineers to supercharge our backend ecosystem that supports our Platform and products.

Our scaling Vet SaaS platform powers hundreds of vet practices every day to run their businesses end to end. Our Backend team is responsible for building the infrastructure that our products are built on.

What you will do:

  • You'll be involved in the entire product development lifecycle including the design, development, deployment and maintenance of new and existing features
  • Design and implement RESTful APIs
  • Collaborate with Product and Engineering leads to ensure features/changes meet business requirements and deliver against Product OKR’s
  • Optimize the performance of applications for full-scale production deployments
  • Work closely with frontend and other engineers to gain understanding of new features, dependencies, and technical details
  • Drive engineering best practices with the team, leading on code reviews, pair programming and sprint planning
  • You continuously learn about new technologies to find ways to implement them in your work and share with the team
  • Lead on Code Reviews, Retros and Sprint planning with the team

Your Experience:

  • You have extensive experience building high-quality software and have a track record of success in backend development using PHP Laravel
  • Senior Engineering proven experience; you confidently operate at this level across your code, stakeholder management and operational delivery
  • You are solution driven with the ability to understand the big picture of the product you build
  • You have built ground up features with test strategies, sprint milestones and led scrum activity for backend teams
  • High Availability applications/SaaS experience is key for this role
  • Experience in fast paced start ups or scale ups will be an advantage for this role, being able to understand how earlier stage products are deployed
  • Hands-on experience with AWS or other cloud infrastructure

We are a remote first Global team with many cultures that have the customer at the heart of everything we do.

You don't need to have a pet, but full disclaimer - we talk about animals A LOT!

We are looking to grow our benefits as we grow. This opportunity offers a competitive salary, healthcare and pension contributions. Alongside share options in the business!