PHP Backend Software Engineer

Amsterdam

This is Adyen

Adyen is the payments platform of choice for the world's leading companies, delivering frictionless payments across online, mobile, and in-store channels. Our team members are motivated individuals that help each other do remarkable things every day. We face unique technical challenges at scale and we solve those as a team. And together, we deliver innovative and ethical solutions that transform the way the world pays.

We took an unobvious approach to starting a payments company, building a platform from scratch. Now, Adyen serves the world's brightest companies like Facebook, Uber, L'Oreal, Casper, Bonobos, and Spotify.

PHP Backend Developer

We are looking for a Backend Developer to join our team in Amsterdam. In this role you will be responsible for building new plug-ins that communicate with the Adyen Platform. You will also be responsible for adding new features to the current eCommerce plugins such as Magento 2, Prestashop, Shopware 5 and 6 and PHP API library.

You already have some eCommerce knowledge along with detailed knowledge of PHP and JavaScript. You enjoy working with people and creating products that they will use. As such, you have the opportunity to interact with both engineering teams and business stakeholders, while managing your own products. Our ecommerce customers expect proactive communication and constant innovation. Your responsibilities are fundamental to Adyen’s success.

What you’ll do

  • Develop new features for our eCommerce plug-ins and assist our merchants.
  • Communicate daily with internal and external clients to ensure projects progress smoothly and deliverables are met on time.
  • Design and implement an appropriate integration approach to optimize the business performance of our clients.
  • Become an Adyen product expert as well as gain payment industry knowledge.
  • Have the chance to work around the globe as part of our knowledge sharing program.
  • Become part of the eCommerce developer community and attend different eCommerce events.

Our expectations

  • Specific technical knowledge in PHP (frameworks such as Symfony and platforms such as Magento2, Prestashop and Shopware is a plus), Javascript, HTML and CSS.
  • Good understanding of using GIT (GitHub is a plus).
  • Detail-oriented, decisive, and have the ability to work individually on multiple integrations in parallel.
  • Experience in managing customer relationships and expectations (internal/external).
  • Ability to determine technical requirements and develop a plan to execute those requirements.
  • Experience with creating open API specifications and implementation (REST).
  • Able to communicate in English.

Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion commitments

Our unobvious approach is a product of our diverse perspectives. This diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives is essential in helping us maintain our momentum. Our business and technical challenges are unique, we need as many different voices as possible to join us in solving them - voices like yours. So no matter where you’re from, who you love, or what you believe in, we welcome you to be your true self at Adyen. 

Studies show that women and members of underrepresented communities apply for jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Sounds like you? If so, Adyen encourages you to reconsider and apply. We look forward to your application.

What’s next?

Ensuring a smooth and enjoyable candidate experience is critical for us. We aim to get back to you regarding your application within 3 business days. Our interview process tends to take between 3 or 4 weeks to complete. Don’t be afraid to let us know if you need more flexibility.

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The Adyen Formula

How we work together is guided by the Adyen Formula. These eight principles are not constant – but constantly evolving to keep pace with our merchants, our business and the growth of the team.

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Tech careers

Since building our platform from scratch, our engineers have continuously been reshaping the payments landscape. We’re looking for people who can see the bigger picture and work towards it from inception to implementation.

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