Junior Web Developer (PHP)

Software Development
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GOG.com seeks talented Junior Developers to join one of our three teams:

  • GWENT, responsible for backend systems and online features powering GWENT: The Witcher Card Game.
  • GOG Galaxy, developing server side software that powers many GOG Galaxy functionalities, including: a centralized account system, matchmaking for multiplayer, backend for achievements and leaderboards, as well as game installs and updates.
  • Web, which develops and maintains most of the web-front features available on the GOG.com platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide help with creating new and maintaining existing code and learn from the best.
  • Work with an exciting technology stack such as Symfony framework, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ, Docker, Redis, Varnish and many more.
  • Learn from experienced developers how to create top notch, scalable applications that processes large amount of data.
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
  • Stay abreast of best trends by researching new tools, prototyping solutions, as well as enhancing and further developing existing ones.

Job Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of experience in web development.
  • Experience in PHP and OOP practices - personal projects count!
  • Understanding of HTML/Javascript/CSS code.
  • Knowledge of MySQL databases.
  • Willingness to learn, grow and gather new experiences.
  • Ability to easily communicate in English.

Pluses:

  • Hands on experience with Symfony or any other PHP modern framework.
  • Strong understanding of best security practices.
  • Ability to work with source control tools (Git).
  • Experience with work in an agile environment.
  • Passion for gaming, game services, and online communities.
  • Knowledge of at least some of the buzzwords: REST, OAuth2, CQRS, RabbitMQ or Docker.
  • Familiarity with PHPUnit, Behat or PHPSpec.

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to enter a booming industry and to influence the future of digital distribution.
  • A gamer’s paradise where you will be surrounded by games - living & breathing them!
  • A great, laid-back work atmosphere in our office based in Warsaw, Poland.
  • The chance to work in an international environment with exceptional experts.
  • A Profit Sharing Program after 6 months of work, where employees share 10 % of GOG.com's net profit (paid out once a year).
  • Access to a health care and sport activities package.
  • A relocation package for foreigners as well as assistance from our HR throughout the whole process.
  • Polish lessons should you need them.
  • Frequent social activities, free fruits, an in-house canteen, and other goodies are a standard.
  • An in-house gym, open 24/7, available exclusively for CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com employees.
  • Free access to CD PROJEKT RED & GOG.com games.

If you think you’ve got what it takes, please submit your CV (in English) and code samples below.

ABOUT GOG.COM
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