Software Engineer / Web Developer (PHP + JS)

InstaFreight

Engineering | Berlin, DE
About us



We digitize the logistics industry, a €250+bn market in Europe! As the leading online road freight forwarding company in Germany, we offer business customers a fully digital booking experience for logistics services – with one click only and as simple as online shopping.



Our five core values guide us in our interactions with customers, partners, and among each other:



We solve the problem first

We are different together

We celebrate success

We deliver on our promises

We empower growth





Your tasks



As a Web engineer you work on all parts of the software stack to deliver rich functionality, switching between backend and frontend contexts

You are a positive and forward-looking human being - robots are cool and all, but we're a team that likes working together

You will contribute to critical, user-facing parts of the platform. This means: Implement big and small projects from start to finish -Improve and optimize as the requirements change - Learn new skills and techniques to handle bigger tasks - Collaborate closely with others, splitting tasks or pair programming as necessary, to leverage different skill sets and specialties across the team - Adopt, share and adapt conventions and best-practices - level up individually and as a team over tim



Requirements



You are self-motivated and strive to solve problems effectively

2+ years of experience developing in both PHP and JavaScript

Experience using SQL and NoSQL data storage

Ability to write HTML, CSS that works across browsers & devices Familiarity with software and programming fundamentals regardless of language/framework

Proven track record of projects in production

Familiarity with modern PHP and JavaScript eco-systems Code quality, Continuous Integration and scalability mean something to you

You feel comfortable contributing to complex systems

Pragmatism

Fluent English speaking & writing skills

Willingness to learn & master any technology, language, or development environment that we might need in the future

Experience with python & nodejs a plus