Lead Back-End Engineer

CodeIT is inviting an experienced Back-End Developer to join our team.
You’re the right fit for this role if you’re responsible and independent, have a passion for creating new solutions, have a wide range of knowledge in the development. We believe you are a good communicator and you’re able to defend your opinion through arguments and facts.

required skills

  • 4+ years of experience in PHP
  • Understanding of Design Patterns
  • Strong understanding of LAMP related technologies
  • Strong knowledge of at least one MVC frameworks (Yii, Laravel, Symfony)
  • Good knowledge of JavaScript
  • Experience with Node.js will be a plus
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL\PostgreSQL
  • Ability to work with technical documentation/specifications for the project
  • Experience with big and complex projects
  • Mentoring experience
  • Proven experience of leading development teams
  • English level: strong intermediate and higher


  • Supporting and leading development process of our projects
  • Growth and motivating development teams from a technical perspective
  • Participation in defining the architecture and design approaches of the projects
  • Participation in technical interviews
  • Participation in code reviews

being a member of the CodeIT team means

  • Career Path and growth opportunities (seniority level system, individual development plan, technical leads)
  • Compensation of participation in conferences and workshops, invited experts
  • Development of soft skills (people management and emotional intelligence training)
  • Free access to the company account on Udemy educational platform
  • Internal library
  • Corporate English courses and communication with clients from English-speaking countries
  • Experienced and supportive team members
  • Paid time off (vacation, sick-leave, remote work)
  • Legal support
  • Joyful corporate events, team buildings, hobbies and sport communities
  • Well-equipped office located in the center of Kharkiv
  • Discounts and bonuses of IT Loyalty program