Software Developer (PHP/JS), 80-100%

Zurich, Switzerland

Job Description

You will be part of a small and motivated team, actively contributing to the development of our various web applications. Most of your time will be spent working on our online surveying platforms, which total more than one million visitors per month – a number that is growing at a rapid pace. Our newest product,, will receive the most of your attention.

You will be deeply involved in the design process for new exciting product requirements and contribute to considerable parts of our existing PHP7 code base. Based on new requirements, you will analyze and elaborate possible software designs and implement them on your own, while closely working with other back-end and front-end developers.

Ideally, you will also optimize our databases, improve our continuous integration processes, set up and maintain our Linux web servers, extend our API and third-party integrations, and much more.

Skills & Requirements

This is what we are looking for:
  • University degree in Computer Science / Software Engineering, or equivalent qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience as a Back-End Developer in PHP
  • Passionate engineer mastering object-oriented programming and common design patterns
  • Experience with SQL and ideally also know about NoSQL
  • Comfortable with Linux, having no problem to set up and maintain web application servers and other back-end resources
  • Good knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript and Node.js
  • You are fluent in English
One or more of these are a big plus:
  • Proficient in at least one more programming language other than PHP or JavaScript
  • Able to describe your software design and applied design patterns using UML
  • Experience with test-driven development
  • Love Amazon Web Services as much as we do
  • Already used tools such as Git (GitHub), Gulp, TeamCity or Jenkins, TypeScript, IntelliJ/PHPStorm/WebStorm
  • You have built service integrations with Zapier, IFTTT, etc., before
  • Experience in working in an agile team
  • You speak (Swiss) German

About us

We are a Zurich based Internet company that develops and runs professional web applications.

Unlike regular digital agencies, we do not take on any external client work but only develop and maintain our own products in-house. This allows us to fully focus on creating and evolving great web applications that are currently being used by hundreds of thousands of people every day around the world.

In addition to the opportunity to be part of a very successful team and help shape our increasingly rapid growth you will benefit from the following:

  • A wide range of interesting tasks with the responsibility and freedom for you to work independently
  • Enough time to keep yourself up to date regarding technology and web trends so that you can incorporate this knowledge into your daily work
  • Flexible full-time or part-time work with flexible working hours
  • Great job security and a competitive salary
  • Relaxed working atmosphere in a beautiful and modern office in the very heart of Zurich, Seefeld


If you feel you are the right person for this vacancy, then please do not hesitate to send us your complete application in either German or English. Please include and describe some of your most amazing work that showcases that you have the experience and knowledge we are looking for. You can send everything by email to Lionel Marbot at


We only accept direct applications from potential candidates. We do not accept applications from recruiting agencies or head hunters.