Marina Friesinger
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PHP Senior Fullstack Developer (m/f/x) at CHIP in Munich or Remote

CHIP is the adviser for the digital world and operates one of the largest technology test centers of Europe. The journalistic offer covers magazines such as CHIP, CHIP PHOTO VIDEO and CHIP WISSEN. The website CHIP Online is Germany's No. 1 website for computers, mobile and home entertainment and reaches 17.12 million unique users in a single month (AGOF digital facts 2018-08). As a tech media company, BurdaForward combines user-oriented content with agile software development. CHIP is a brand of BurdaForward, one of the leading digital publishers in Germany. The company publishes and markets a large selection of well-known journalistic websites and apps. In addition to CHIP and CHIP on-line rank also FOCUS online, Finanzen100, NetMoms and The Weather Channel.

Your challenging task...

You have the choice, work with our team on location in Munich or in any part of Germany in remote!

Your tasks:

  • Development of the web interface for about 20 million mobile and desktop visitors of jointly with an agile team with product owner.
  • Responsibility for continuous development, documentation and quality assurance of our technologies.
  • Coordinate with our experienced operations team to design and deploy the application infrastructure.
  • Adaptation and expansion of our frontend development tools.
  • Development of our frontends, using and extending our style guide components.
  • Optimize site performance and set up A / B tests in order to deliver the best user experience for our visitors.
  • Close communication with the teams of UX / VX, editorial office, web analytics and sales.

Your convincing background...

  • You have a degree in computer science or a comparable, subject-related training and have already gained experience in the development of web applications.
  • Very good knowledge of PHP and MySQL, ideally in dealing with Symfony and Doctrine.
  • Experience with other DB systems such as Redis, MongoDB or ElasticSearch.
  • Very good knowledge in HTML5, CSS and Javascript, ideally experience with offshoots like AMP, SASS or TypeScript.
  • Solid experience with development tools such as Gulp, Webpack and NPM.
  • Safe handling of the CLI, composer and shell scripts in general.
  • Safe handling of git (merge, branch).
  • Solid experience with continuous integration, ideally with Docker and Jenkins.
  • You are used to measuring the success of technical measures in business-relevant KPIs (traffic, revenue, user satisfaction).
  • It's fun to bring in your own knowledge and experience.
  • Motivation for personal and professional development.

Your inspiring environment...

To many people, a remote job and a freelance job mean the same thing. This is however, not right. A remote full-time job means you are employed by a company or organization but you are not required to be physically present at the office.

What if you live “in a part of the country” that doesn’t allow you to put your skills to good use?

Your advantages of working remote for CHIP:

  • Work in your home office (90% remote) - Work-Life-Balance pocket friendly. There is no commuting so you save on bus fare or gas for your car.
  • Weekly exchange of knowledge and talks by colleagues in a video conference.
  • On-Boarding in Munich.
  • Indefinite Full-time employment contract with flexible working hours and 30 days paid vacation.
  • Planning, reviews & retrospectives take place about 2-4 times a month in Munich.

Further advantages:

  • International teams, colleagues and clients.
  • Mobile First! Every employee receives a smartphone and laptop for professional and private use. You can choose between an Apple or Windows device.
  • With a comprehensive training program that covers both professional and personal aspects, we give you plenty of room to develop yourself optimally. Would you personally benefit from participating in an exciting specialist conference? We will try to make it happen.
  • You want to bring your ideas in a start-up atmosphere and experiment with new trends but at the same time have security in the background? We belong to the global player Hubert Burda Media and make this unique combination possible.

Would you like to get a first impression of CHIP / BurdaForward in advance? Then you should watch the following videos on our YouTube channel:

BurdaForward - That's good news

Take off with BurdaForward - Burda's Digital Publishing House

The BurdaForward Kick-off 2019: Growing Together!

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Marina Friesinger
Recruiting Center
+49 89 9250-1166