Limerick - Ireland

EcoOnline require a Senior PHP Developer to join our existing R&D team in a permanent position. The ideal candidate should be a senior level backend developer, and will be dedicated to develop clean PHP code in modern frameworks, as well as exposing services in our applications as API’s. This candidate must have excellent documentation skills and a fundamental understanding of, and experience with SaaS application development.


  • Developing high quality, efficient code to meet business needs
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of our online applications
  • Ability to create clean, well-documented and efficient code
  • Influence technical decisions and improve development processes and infrastructure
  • Researching and proposing appropriate new technologies to meet business challenges
  • Coordinate with co-developers and other team members


  • Third level IT or related qualification
  • PHP 5+ years expertise.
  • PHP framework knowledge (with Laravel and/or Yii 2.0).
  • Security
  • Unit testing
  • Solid Database knowledge (PostgreSQL , MySql, Maria DB)
  • API production (and consumption)
  • API documentation skills (Yaml/Swagger)
  • Jira or Trello project tool experience
  • Solid experience using Git/GitHub and related workflows in a distributed team environment
  • Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with Agile development practices
  • Fluent English and communication skills

Bonus Skills:

  • Laravel
  • Machine learning / Deep learning is a serious advantage.
  • Javascript (Additional experience with frontend, in particular Vue.js)

Please note that all applicants MUST hold a valid working visa to be considered for this role.

If you feel you would be a good fit for this role please apply.

Job Type:

  • Full-time


  • €40,000.00 to €55,000.00 /year


  • PHP: 5 years (Required)


  • Bachelor’s (Required)


  • English (Required)