Senior PHP Developer (Backend)
Location: Curitiba, Brazil
At Wiley, we welcome you for who you are, the background you bring, and embrace individuals who get excited about learning whether online or by book. Learning is for everyone, and so is our workplace. Bring your experiences, your perspectives, and your passion. It’s in our differences that we empower the way the world learns.
At CrossKnowledge Technology (a division of Wiley), our international team is responsible for building the platforms and infrastructure accessed by millions of learners every day around the world (12 million users in 130 countries). Our mission is to create impactful learning experiences, on a high performing software.
To support our development activities and increase our capability to integrate our core products with third-party solutions and/or HRIS, we are expanding our software development team dedicated to integrations and recruiting full-stack web development engineers in Curitiba.
How you will make an impact:
As a member of the Software Development tribe, with teams in France and Brazil, you will be integrated into a multi-disciplinary development squad working in Agile – Scrum mode in a SAFe framework.
Build new product features on existing products and brand-new experiences for our learners.
Maintain, refactor, rework software code whenever identified as necessary by the software group and approved by the product team.
Practice high-quality development methods: unit tests writing, code review, code standards, test automation, integration technical documentation.
Actively contribute to Agile Scrum ceremonies (daily meetings, refinement meetings, retrospectives, PI Planning).
Contribute to the continuous improvement of our development processes.
We are looking for people who:
Have a master’s degree in computer sciences or equivalent, you are looking for an innovative company operating in a fast-growing business.
You would benefit from at least 5 years of work experience in software development backend technologies and frameworks.
Experience in backend frameworks (such as Django, Symfony, and/or others).
Knowledge of REST API concepts and best practices.
Experience with integration between different systems.
Able to apply best practices and standards to your daily work.
Enthusiastic in implementing scalable solutions using the right tools. Our code base is mostly composed of PHP, Python, .NET, VueJS, but we care more about general development skills rather than skills on a language or framework.
Enjoy solving complex problems using simple solutions.
Work experience with Scrum Agile development framework and comfortable working with a close team with multiple skills and experience.
You are comfortable in reading, writing, and speaking in English, face to face, or for an audience.
Having work experience with some of these topics Amazon AWS, MySQL, GitHub, Jenkins, Linux, Docker, Kubernetes, Jira will be a key advantage.
Being familiar with DevOps practices will also help your day-to-day work.
We are in one of the most dynamic periods in our history as technology, globalism, and economic diversity create far-reaching changes in the world. As a learning business, Wiley makes meaningful contributions to research discovery and lifelong learning by helping organizations achieve their goals and people achieve success from education through their careers. We may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: change with the times and adapt to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers. The company’s headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada.
Curitiba, State of Paraná, Brazil