Senior PHP Developer | Laravel

What You Will Do

Present Connection is a company providing professional nearshoring software development services for customers all around Europe. The company operates two offices. In Delft (The Netherlands) and Kaunas (Lithuania).

The key success of this company is the team of talented professionals who are specializing in different technologies. Also, the team is known for an informal and friendly atmosphere. It’s the way people feel about the work they do, the values they believe in.

The microclimate and work-life balance it’s what people in this company are truly proud of.  Here all know that when a company’s goals are aligned with employee’s goals, great things happen. And you can be a part of it!


About The Client

Our Client is the fastest growing online marketplace for searching and booking Campings around Europe. Our teams are based in Kaunas and the Netherlands. From the very beginning, our clients have strived to become the leading online marketplace for searching and booking a camping holiday. This company now lists all camping in Europe (with content and in 6 languages) and does this free of charge. With a strong user number growth, new challenges are ahead of the team. If In order to speed up the pace of development and the technical challenges ahead, we are looking for a Senior developer to expand the team. 


The Challenge 

As a senior developer your main focus is working hands-on at our backend REST API’s. This can be about consuming API’s of third-parties, exposing data to our own website, creating a new MyAccount environment, fixing bugs, etc. There will be a wide variety of activities and you will get the freedom and responsibility to realize the projects together with the team. 

With your experience you will be helping colleagues to the next level. This requires good communication skills, a team player attitude and the willingness to share your knowledge and best practices with the team members. 

Our current stack is based around PHP7, Laravel8 and VUE3. The team uses SQL and NoSQL (Elastic Search, Redis) databases and leverages the Atlassian product suite. 

What We Expect

  • In-depth PHP7+ (4+ years). 
  • Experience with Laravel or a similar modern framework. 
  • Experience with REST API’s. 
  • Experience in working on large-scale longer term projects. 
  • Knowledge or architectural best practices. 
  • Experience with Docker & DevOps. 
  • Know how to comply with CI/CD. 
  • English on a proficient level. 

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to gain knowledge in an experienced international company with high-performing development teams.  
  • To learn yourself and teach others – you will have the chance to gain knowledge while working in a team of qualified specialists, participating in the internal mentoring system and internal trainings. And if that’s not enough, we have a separate budget for each employee’s knowledge deepening. 
  • Be able to choose your work model  You decide  early bird or night owl regime, a choice to work in a cozy home workspace or cool office with friendly colleagues is possible here. 
  • Have personalized and loyalty-based benefits system – using online platform self-sufficiently spend your budget on almost anything – self-improvement, team buildings, health services, entertainment, shopping, etc.
  • To live a healthy and active life  our colleagues participate in various sports challenges  running, cycling, chess, table tennis. Also, our company serves healthy snacks both at home and at work, as well as Friday lunch while working at the office. 
  • Work in a friendly environment where you are surrounded by supportive colleagues with whom you have the opportunity to spend time both at work and during company team events. Pssst…95% of our colleagues are ready to refer someone to work at “Present Connection”  we think that tells a lot!


Gross salary in this position is 3800-4800 EUR/month. Have in mind that we are open to discuss a different salary based on your skills and competencies.


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