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Experienced PHP Developer Wanted

Full time

Hong Kong ,   Central & Western, HK


starting date : 2016-04-04

Pelago can provide a visa.


We are looking for an experienced and passionate PHP developer to join our team. With Pelago, you will have the chance to employ your existing technical skills and push your skills and experience to new levels.

As a key member of team you will have a direct influence on the technology design of this new platform.

  • Work with the heads of the business, the head of technical architecture, fellow technology experts and clients in the market to produce a world-class high-caliber, robust and scalable platform
  • Take a leadership role on the product development of our Pelago cloud-based engine
  • Apply your innovative development skills and techniques while working with app and web developers to create the best user experience possible for the product

In short, this is an opportunity to push your boundaries in software engineering and grow personally and professionally with a small like-minded team of entrepreneurs creating their own future.


  • Strong understanding of OOP and related design patterns and experience architecting high-volume transactional platforms
  • In-depth knowledge and experience developing enterprise applications in PHP using the Laravel development environment
  • Strong development knowledge of database technologies and interface implementations for MySQL and NoSQL platforms (eg, DynamoDB)
  • Experience implementing payment gateway APIs and integration such as PayPal for web and native mobile
  • A strong appreciation for web technologies and their application to high performance systems including experience using NGINX
  • Experience using cloud-based backend hosting services for web services, API services, database services and queue design / management such as Amazon AWS
  • Experience with software development configuration and release management using GitHub
  • Able to manage the development process with Jira software issue tracking tool
  • Knowledge of Web, IOS and Android fundamentals is a plus

You have

  • Degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • 5 years or more software development experience
  • Strong level of English. Cantonese and/or Mandarin a plus.

Why do you care about this opportunity?

  • Fabulous career potential starting at grass roots level
  • A new start-up with creative buzz, flexibility, opportunity, fun and sense of purpose
  • Market-competitive compensation including stock option participation

You will be working with   Bob Bunger, CEO .


Equity part is negotiable.

Salary range / month :  Negotiable

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Created on: 2016/03/25

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