Senior PHP Backend Developer

About HappyRail:
• HappyRail = New = One site for all train tickets worldwide
• Started in October 2016 and growing fast
• International customers from the US to Vietnam; from Norway to South Africa)

At HappyRail we believe the fun should start before you step onto the train. Enjoy booking a ticket right where you are. No need to stand in a queue at the station or piece together a complicated puzzle between different providers.

Our mission is to make cross-border travel as easy as possible. We do that by providing one platform for all worldwide train tickets and rail passes. We want to take the stress out of your booking experience. Basically, whenever you book with HappyRail your reservation will be cheap, fast and super easy.

As of now, you can book train tickets to 35,000 destinations. And this is just the beginning. Our dream is to enable online reservation for train tickets from Lisbon to Ho Chi Minh, the world's longest rail journey at 17.852 km.

What we're looking for:
• Senior PHP Backend Developer
• 5 years of work experience with high traffic websites
• Knowledge of API connections via SOAP and guzzle
• Knowledge of Laravel is a plus
• Knowledge of Docker is a plus
• Knowledge of SOLR is a plus
• Knowledge of AWS is a plus
• Solid communication skills, including ability to explain complex analytics to executive audiences

What you'll do:
You will work with the latest technologies and have a great impact on our product. Although we are extremely proud of what we have already achieved at HappyRail, there's still some space for improvement and lots of interesting technical challenges to face while going forward.

In an agile context you will share the following tasks with your teammates:
• Build and maintain integrations with providers via APIs and Web Services.
• Continuously raise the engineering bar with experience and passion for software excellence.

What we offer:
• Autonomy
• A major role in shaping the project
• Flat hierarchies
• Fast decision making, most of the time via Slack
• Working remote (living near Leiden/Amsterdam is a plus so we can meet once per 1-2 week(s) in our office, but not a must)

We speak Dutch and English and are located in Leiden and Amsterdam

Interested? Feel free to contact us - we're looking forward to hear from you!


Vacature stagiair

Treinreiswinkel is een jonge, snel groeiende reisorganisatie met 50 medewerkers en een informele werksfeer. Als specialist in treintickets en treinvakanties worden er zaken gedaan met leveranciers in meer dan 30 landen. Op ons hoofdkantoor zoeken wij voor de komende periode mei - sept. 2018 een gedreven enthousiaste stagiair 32-39 uur per wk.

• Meewerken in de backoffice
• Controle en versturen van reisbescheiden
• 2e helft stage: eenvoudige boekingen maken
• Het helpen van klanten, hetzij aan de telefoon of via de mail
• Administratieve werkzaamheden (facturen/debiteuren)

We bieden:
• Stagebegeleiding
• Enthousiaste werkomgeving
• Inzicht in diverse treintarieven- en tickets
• Kennis van diverse reserveringsystemen
• Stagevergoeding
• Doorgroeimogelijkheden

We vragen:
• Uitstekende communicatieve vaardigheden
• Kennis van het reizen per trein (internationaal)
• MBO niveau
• Kennis van Duitse en/of Engelse taal
• Accuraat
• Enthousiast

Stuur een e-mail met motivatie en CV aan


Open sollicitatie?
Stuur een e-mail met motivatie en CV aan of per post naar de Treinreiswinkel t.a.v. D. de Jong, Oude Vest 7, 2312 XP Leiden.