Senior Symfony Developer

Location of work is Split or Remote

TL;DR: Locastic is looking for a Symfony expert with previous experience in building custom backend systems. Preferably you are based in Split, but we’re also open to remote candidates with a gross salary range from 18-25.000 HRK. Fill the form below with some previous work and Ana will get in touch in a day or two.

It’s that time of year where we search for smart and passionate Symfony developers to join our team. Our salespeople are kind of stubborn, we can’t really tell them to stop getting new clients – so we decided to go with a different route and try to find new developers to work with. Are you a person who likes to have an impact and work on complex backend systems? You are at the right place!

About Locastic

Locastic is a software development team that develops web and mobile apps for our amazing clients, ranging from award-winning startups like Omolab, up to large enterprise brands including Cedevita, A1, Tommy, GFNY, PBZ, and Daikin.

Most of us are based in sunny Split, but we are open to remote work; so for example – Stephane prefers the comfort of his own home in France, as well as other colleagues working from Zagreb, Hammam Sousse, Graz, Mostar. Ultimately, you can work from anywhere, as long as your tasks from Jira are finding their way to the DONE section.

A few things we need you to know.

Let’s take a look at some of the skills you should possess before applying for a Senior Symfony position in Locastic.

  • Advanced PHP knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of OOP principles
  • Solid Symfony experience, proficiency is a huge plus
  • MySQL or some other (non) relational database
  • Competent API Platform skills
  • SOLID principles
  • Design and architecture patterns
  • Test-writing experience (unit, integration, functional)
  • At least one backend framework (preferably Symfony 3 or 4)
  • Good cooperation and communication inside and outside the team
  • Problem-solving and decision making independence
  • An aspiration to share knowledge among team members
  • Familiarity with version control systems (GIT-like)
  • A few years of work experience on complex software systems

Bonus points for the following

  • Experience of developing REST API
  • Sylius experience
  • Domain-Driven Design experience
  • Test-Driven Design experience
  • Basic knowledge of Frontend technologies (but seriously – basic)
  • Gross salary: 18.000 – 25.000 HRK

What’s in it for you?

Money, for starters. Your monthly salary will range from 18.000 to 25.000 HRK (gross), depending on the level of your previous experience and competence. Since we’re really bad at random guessing, you will need to solve a Symfony-skills test so we can determine how good you actually are.

Apart from that, we offer a variety of challenges. You will become a part of a talented team with a track record of winning awards, but there’s plenty of room for Open-Source work, hackathons, playing games, or investing in your personal development through conferences and workshops.

Are you up for the challenge?

Take a leap of faith and fill the form below with some personal information and Ana will reach back shortly with your test assignment.

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Competitive salary

Let's move the money barrier out the way and negotiate the terms that will make you satisfied.

Flexible work time

Adjust your work-life balance by having more control over your working hours.

Yearly bonuses

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Work remote

It doesn’t matter where you work from, as long as you can fit into our culture and handle your responsibilities.


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Open Source work

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Evolve skills into expertise

Instead of changing technologies every now and then, we will invest into your journey of becoming a React, UX, Symfony, or Angular expert.

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It doesn’t matter if you are a student, or a full-time employee. You are an essential part of our team and you deserve a proper holiday.

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That’s about it, we’ve told you all about the job – now submit an application and we’ll get back to you in a bit.