Senior Software Engineer

Ansbach, London, Cheltenham
Full time
Job Category
Software Engineering - Backend


At Tradebyte you work hand in hand with the biggest players in e-commerce – from hip fashion brands to big online shops. We offer you an open work structure and an incomparable team spirit. We believe that work and passion are compatible and for that we offer the appropriate surroundings. With continuous growth, we are looking for new colleagues who share our passion for work. Love what you do – do what you love. Become part of Tradebyte, an independent company within the Zalando Group!


  • ​​You have 5+ years as a software engineer and development expertise in PHP.

  • Demonstrated expertise in PHP programming, including the ability to write clean, efficient, and maintainable code. Experience with Python is a plus.

  • Experience in PHP-based web frameworks like Symfony is a plus.

  • Knowledge of event-driven architecture and serverless design patterns.

  • Strong hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud infrastructure.

  • Proficiency in setting up and configuring AWS services, including EC2, Lambda, S3, RDS, and API Gateway.

  • Strong understanding of both front-end and back-end development concepts and best practices. Experience with frontend frameworks such as react is a plus.


  • Develop clean, efficient, and maintainable PHP code.

  • ​​You work in an agile software engineering team and are responsible for the continuous improvement within your team.

  • Utilize PHP-based web frameworks such as Symfony to create web applications that meet project requirements.

  • Refactoring of existing applications and separation of existing software components into micro-services.

  • Apply deep understanding of front-end and back-end development concepts and best practices to deliver high-quality solutions.

  • Seamlessly integrate front-end and back-end components to create cohesive end-to-end web applications that meet user expectations and project goals.


Franchesca Lopez

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.

Our Software Engineering teams deploy software extensively, managing a broad set of applications and conducting thousands of deployments per week. The Software Engineering team enables Zalando as Europe’s number one multi-brand, digital platform for fashion, beauty, and lifestyle for our partners and customers. As a Zalando Software Engineer, you’ll be part of a community of thousands of colleagues across Europe.

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About Zalando

It’s the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey to build the leading pan-European ecosystem for fashion and lifestyle e-commerce. Help us offer an inspiring and quality multi-brand shopping experience for fashion and lifestyle products to about 50 million active customers in 25 markets. Or be part of our logistic infrastructure, software or service capabilities to help brands and retailers run and scale their entire e-commerce business, on or off Zalando. Join our Zalando ecosystem, to enable positive change for the fashion and lifestyle industry. 

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