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Backend Software Engineer - PHP/Laravel

Advertiser: MX Store Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
15 Mar 2019
Gold Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Information & Communication Technology, Engineering - Software

We are looking for a passionate and highly motivated individual to join us on an exciting and challenging journey to create an in-house ERP, powering a very fast-growth Australian e-comm with more e-comm entities on the horizon. You’ll be joining a team of 4 developers within a company of 80+ good humans growing monthly. Building and using the ERP in-house makes for an extremely tight and exciting feedback loop and a very rewarding environment where you get to see the direct impact of your hard work. We are extremely passionate about solving problems with technology, and our quest for operational excellence makes for a never ending list of challenging problems that push us out of our comfort zones, requiring out-of-the-box thinking and crafty, yet elegant, solutions. We are flexible with your special requirements, encouraging and supportive of your goals, and passionate about helping you to become the best human you can be.



  • Previous experience working in a team environment.
  • Advanced knowledge of PHP and MySQL
  • Extensive knowledge and practical experience with OOP and SOLID.
  • Experience with an MVC that goes beyond procedural code stuffed into Controllers.
  • Experience with one of the following JS frameworks, Vue.js, React or Angular.
  • Understanding of RESTful services and experience building or working with APIs.
  • Ability to clearly and empathetically communicate with individuals from a varying range of backgrounds.
  • Passion for upholding company culture and values.
  • Never-ending passion for learning new skills both professionally and personally.


Bonus Skills

  • Advanced use of Vue.js including the router, store, mixins, directives, etc.
  • Experience with more applications from the Laravel family - Forge, Envoyer, Horizon, Telescope, Nova, etc.
  • PHP 7+, ES6
  • TDD/PHPUnit
  • TailwindCss
  • Advanced Laravel knowledge including interaction with the service container, writing drivers etc.
  • Knowledge of AWS services.
  • ReactNative, Native Script, Swift or other mobile tech.
  • Webpack/Babel/ES Lint.
  • Elastic Search/Algolia
  • You engage in side projects that you are truly passionate about.
  • Passion for elegant code adhering to code standards (We use PSR-2 and Airbnb's style guide)


How to apply

Please note this is an in-house role. Please do not apply if you are not willing/able to work from our Burleigh Heads office in Australia.

If you meet the requirements posted above please send your resume and cover letter to If you do not meet the requirements but firmly believe you are the person for the role, please include in your cover letter which requirements you do not meet, and exactly why you are still so passionate about the role.

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