Our client Thinksurance is an innovative software company based in Frankfurt am Main in Germany. Their mission is to digitize the insurance market and revolutionize how people think about business insurances.
Their unique online platform gives customers, brokers and insurers the opportunity to make exhaustive use of digital possibilities such as data driven portfolio management or dynamic pricing.
Their goal is to offer innovative technologies, thereby creating win-win situations for all parties involved. In doing so, they work on the latest trends and set new industry standards, such as through their unparalleled data analytics capabilities and continuous digital process optimization.
The engineering department is at the heart of this company and in order to further advance the digitization of an entire industry, they are looking for support as soon as possible.
They want to shape the insurance industry of the future - together with you.
Role : PHP Developer
Location : Frankfurt, Germany
They are looking for You
Our outstanding IT department is the core of our company and is primarily responsible for the ongoing development of our platform.
In order to further advance the digitization of an entire industry, we are looking for continuous growth in our IT team here in Frankfurt as soon as possible!
Variety in work, a fantastic team creating a fun and motivating environment, flat hierarchies, a steep learning curve, a lot of responsibility, as well as the opportunity to shape the digital future - once you are here, you won’t want to leave!
No two days are the same at this company, your responsibilities will include :
Development and implementation of interfaces for the connection of external systems
Creating efficient and high-performance structures, code and database queries
Conception and development of algorithms based on PHP and MySQL for their online comparison calculators and internal tools
High product responsibility and the possibility to significantly shape the IT agenda and company
Close cooperation with our IT leadership and a dynamic team of developers
Further development of the software architecture, improvement of performance and caching
Evaluation and testing of new technologies
Support, maintenance and optimization of our development and production system environments including the continuous delivery pipeline
Skills you have :
Degree in Computer Science, Informatics or a comparable subject and ideally at least 2-6 years of professional experience
You love programming and you are familiar with MVC / SOA / API
Expertise in PHP 7.x und MySQL
Experience in Symfony 3.4 / 4.x or similar frameworks (e.g. Laravel)
Good knowledge of AJAX, jQuery, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3 and ECMA5 / 6
You’re excited about new technologies such as
Docker, Jenkins, SCSS, Angular, Rabbit MQ,
You have experience with version control systems, ideally Git or Subversion
Working in an ambitious, successful team and focusing on your personal and professional growth sounds good
Curious and enjoys self-researching new technologies
You would like to work in a successful team and would like to develop yourself personally and professionally
Nice to have Skills :
Good knowledge of Golang, AWS, AJAX, and ECMA 5 / 6
German language knowledge is preferred but not essential, normal business language is English.
About You :
Ideally you are the type of person that holds yourself accountable to meet commitments. For example, measures and tracks team'
s and own performance, and helps the team learn from success, failure, and feedback. Adheres to, and enforces, goals, policies, and procedures
You are an excellent planner and you have demonstrated ability in prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
You like to make sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
You enjoy building partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
You strive to know the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement.
What they offer :
Modern company culture : flat hierarchies, quick data-based decisions and the requirement to co-design the company’s strategic way forward are our day-to-day life.
Open, fun and motivating environment.
Steep learning curve : Here, you shape, not slave.
For most challenges, you will be the first one solving them within the firm.
Our highest priority is your personal development. Thus, you will learn daily, simultaneously receiving as much support as you need to reflect on your outputs with the directors
Distinction : We strive for making a sustainable difference in the sector this is your opportunity to mark your footprint
Attractive compensation :
An attractive base salary
Free healthy drink & snack supply,
Flexible working hours (40) with core hours from 9 : 30am-4pm
Events : company / team events, parties, sport events a
Free sport activities (currently CrossFit classes),
German language courses,
A top-class and motivated team
Relocation assistance provided on a case by case basis from other EU countries