Senior Software Backend Engineer


Warsaw, Poland


Position summary

About the work

  • Work on developing our modular apps for providers and facilities (new features & maintenance) in Scrum (mostly 2 weeks sprints, small teams),

  • Actively cooperate with your Scrum team consisting of Full Stack Engineers, QA, a Designer, and a Product Manager (sometimes Android/iOS Engineers) in Poland and the US,

  • Contribute to developing new solutions while sharing your opinion and ideas during Scrum Events, Tech meetings, or simply in Slack channels,

  • You will craft intuitive experiences that delight our users, while accounting for performance, reliability and maintainable code.

  • Use the following tech stack: PHP 8+, Laravel, AWS, RDBMS

Who you are... (minimum qualifications)

  • Senior Software Backend Engineer with 4+ years of experience in the creation and development of the Company’s software in PHP

  • Previous experience building and supporting multi-client REST APIs

  • Proficiency in PHP and MySQL

  • Practical experience working with modern PHP frameworks

  • An innate curiosity that leads to continuous learning and discovery

  • You understand and use good practices and design patterns on a daily basis

  • You are comfortable giving and receiving feedback, in the interest of mentorship and self-improvement

Ideally you also have... (preferred qualifications)

  • Experience collaborating with offshore teams

  • Experience with Laravel

  • Experience in AWS

  • Know architectural patterns (e.g. DDD)

  • Experience with Vue.js or other leading frontend frameworks

Doesn’t hurt that we also offer….

  • A high growth, friendly and engaging work environment with potential for endless career opportunities

  • Above standard paid time-off policy

  • Remote work option (we meet up once per 4/6 weeks) or work in the office, whatever works for you!

  • Modern office, overlooking Vistula River with recreational facilities

  • Private Medical Care

  • Sport Card

  • Life Insurance

  • Latest MacOS equipment


About Us

Founded in 2016, Dallas, TX based ShiftKey is a platform that is completely disrupting the way healthcare facilities typically find licensed and certified professionals to fill available shifts. Leveraging marketplace dynamics and deep industry knowledge, the company is playing a vital role in mitigating America’s healthcare staffing shortages, enabling direct connections between facilities and healthcare professionals. By offering the opportunity to work as much or as little as they choose and putting the power back into the hands of healthcare workers, ShiftKey is bringing more licensed professionals back into the workforce, a solution that is solving a major crisis in healthcare. Since its inception, healthcare facilities have posted more than 35 million hours of shifts on ShiftKey, interact­ing with hundreds of thousands of professionals looking for flexible work. In addition to Dallas, TX, ShiftKey has offices in Austin, TX and Warsaw, Poland. For more information, visit

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About the company

Industry: Technology

ShiftKey is a jobs marketplace platform for healthcare professionals. We are disrupting the traditional staffing agency model by delivering a gig-economy solution to the national healthcare worker shortage - and we’re winning! As a team of seasoned technologists and healthcare staffing experts, our work has resulted in 800%+ growth in the last 18 months and there is no end in sight.