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Backend PHP Developer

NitroPack is a fast-growing SaaS company that speeds up websites.More than 100,000 active sites benefit from NitroPack – the most complete speed optimization service in the world. It reduces websites’ load time, leading to more conversions and better user experience.NitroPack achieves these results by combining all the features necessary for great web performance in an easy to use dashboard, including:

  • Caching
  • Built-in global CDN
  • Complete image optimization
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript compression & minification
  • Our proprietary, world-class speed optimization algorithm
  • Critical CSS, lazy loading, preloading, DNS prefetching, and more
Put simply:
  • By using NitroPack, our customers get everything they need for a fast website in one service.
  • They can control their performance settings through our easy to use dashboard. On top of that, our expert support team helps them solve any potential site speed issues they encounter.
  • Right now, we’re looking for an experienced PHP Back End Developer who will enjoy working on industry-defining software.
  • If that sounds like you, read on.

As a member of our small team, you’ll have the chance to:
  • Work in a company with a prospering and evolving product
  • Have a huge impact on the productivity of the team
  • Suggest fresh ideas without worrying about bureaucracy

Here’s what we expect from you:
  • Strong PHP skills
  • Strong JS skills
  • Experience with Relational and Non-Relational Databases
  • Strong Experience with Docker and containers
  • Strong GIT skills
  • Strong understanding and experience with distributed systems
  • Strong understanding of working with files
  • Strong understanding of HTTP (all of its versions)
  • Strong understanding of foundational data structures
  • Analytical thinking
Bonus points:
  • Having a math school background
  • Understanding of Kafka and event stream processing

The perfect candidate is:
  • A good communicator
  • Able to establish priorities
  • Organized and meticulous
  • A problem solver with and a positive attitude
  • Results-oriented and focused on meeting deadlines
  • Eager to learn new ideas, concepts, and technologies
  • A team player, willingness to listen and give/take constructive criticism
What we offer:
  • Possibility for fully remote work
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Regular events and team buildings in and outside the country
  • Refer-a-friend program
  • Fully sponsored upskilling/certification trainings of your choice
We’re a small and tight-knit team. We work hard and learn something new every day. Most importantly, we always help each other out.If you’re willing to learn from others and don’t mind teaching yourself, you’ll fit right in with us.
All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Job Type



Backend Developers

Web Developers

Must have Skills

  • PHP - 3 Years
  • JavaScript



Eastern European [UTC +2]

Eastern EST [UTC +3]

Greenwich Mean [UTC ±0]

Further EET [UTC +3]


english - Fluent

28 - 53 K/Year USD (Annual salary)

Longterm (Duration)

Fully Remote

Ukraine, United Kingdom, Spain, Poland, Romania, Italy, Netherlands, Ireland, Hungary, Portugal, Serbia, Greece, Bulgaria, Croatia, Moldova, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia

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