BACK-END DEVELOPER

  • Full-time
  • Latvia

Sun Finance Company

We know you’ve always wanted to be part of a team that is behind the wheel of setting global trends, not following them. A team that is led by seasoned professionals who not only look after their business but also take good care of their colleagues. A team in which every piece of the puzzle matters. A team, that is capable of accomplishing great things like hitting the top of Europe’s fastest growing fintech ranking for two years in a row.


With us, you’ll discover that no mountain is too high if you have the right mindset and colleagues to support you. Join Sun Finance!

IT Team

IT team consists of 80+ professionals across 8 different teams, working with 10+ products. They are cross-functional, self-sufficient, and highly autonomous teams led by supporting and inspirational leaders. You will work in a full-stack team with colleagues like Service support specialists, QAs, Back-End, Front-End, Products owner, and Team lead. Our stable processes will allow you to focus on your tasks and receive as much support as you need. We have varieties of different tasks (bug fixes, refactoring, different integrations, packages, and services creation and much more). 

The technology we use

Zend 3 and Symfony 4-5, PostgreSQL, Redis, Elasticsearch, PHP 7.3+, Docker, AWS services , Kubernates, CircleCI, GitHub, Microservices , Domain Driven Design, Kong, RabbitMQ as main message broker and beanstalk, RESTFULL API, Graylog, Grafana for real-time monitoring and much more

As a Back-End developer, you will

  • Help identify areas of improvement in the codebase and help contribute to making it better
  • Fix any prioritized bug/issues tracked within the platforms
  • Get a very good onboarding process (from a technical and domain perspective). If you don’t know anything about finances you will have a chance to learn it
  • Be able to work with the list of modern services like payment systems, credit bureaus, fraud systems, AWS services, etc
  • Be able to use your previous experience and offer something new - we are open to new ideas


What we expect from you

  • at least 4 years experience with PHP 7+;
  • experience with Symfony Framework (or Laravel);
  • experience working with ORM - preferably Doctrine (a strong understanding of relational databases);
  • experience building REST / RPC APIs;
  • experience with RabbitMQ;
  • experience with Docker;
  • some experience with micro-services (event-driven);
  • strong emphasis on testing.


Considered as a plus:

  • experience building projects in “Domain Driven Design” fashion;
  • experience with PostgreSQL;
  • experience with Elasticsearch;
  • experience with Apache Kafka;
  • experience with Finance;
  • experience building your own pipelines (e.g. CircleCIGithub ActionsJenkins, etc)


Benefits

  • Hybrid work arrangements allowing to combine work from home and office
  • Flexible working hours start as late as 10 am
  •  Health insurance
  •  Well-being activities, surprises, and birthday gifts (sporty challenges, mini competitions with prizes)
  •  Supporting self-driven learning (i.e., paid conference fees, relevant Udemy courses etc)
  •  Receive bonuses for long-term cooperation like extra holidays, etc.
  •  Free coffee & soft drinks to fuel those tough mornings
  •  Variety of snacks and soups at the kitchen
  • Enjoy the private gym
  • Learn and grow in a company of over 10 nationalities
  • No suits! Unless it's Carnival or Halloween
  • Salary range 2900-5000 EUR gross depending on work experience and skills