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PHP Developer (f/m/d) - Full-time

Permanent employee, Full-time · Belgrade

About us
HolidayPirates ( is one of Europe’s fastest growing, free-to-use, travel search platforms and apps, providing users with the best value for money international travel deals. Since its inception in 2011, the company has grown to become the largest online travel community in the world.

HolidayPirates Group continues to expand its online presence in Germany, UK, Netherlands, Austria, Italy, Poland, France, Spain, Switzerland, and most recently, the USA. Our 220 employees from 38 different countries work on 10 websites in 7 different languages.

HolidayPirates Group operates the following domains:,,,,,, ,,, and

Companies founded under HolidayPirates Group are: VoyagesPirates SAS in France; HolidayPirates Ltd. in London; Pirate Technologies d.o.o in Serbia for new technologies and the advancement of our own product; and TravelPirates Corp. in the US, launched in February 2016.

Facts and figures: 

  • Global headquarters in Berlin, Germany
  • Management: David Armstrong (CEO)
  • More than 10 million Facebook fans
  • 10 million App downloads
  • 800.000 Newsletter subscribers
  • Over 1 million WhatsApp subscribers

HolidayPirates Group is an equal opportunity employer and evaluates applicants regardless of an individual’s age, musical taste, race, color, gender, religion, ice cream flavor preference, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or veteran status.

Ahoy mate!
As a member of the HolidayPirates Group, Pirate Technologies d.o.o was founded by the group in Belgrade in late 2015. The base was established for further investments in new technology and the advancement of our own product.

Do you love programming?

Do you spend your time thinking about how to make things you’ve already made, better? Do you get excited when you are able to implement something completely new where the only limitation is your imagination? When you come across a new piece of technology, do you automatically think of all the amazing new superpowers it will give you and new things that you will be able to do with them? If so, don’t wait any longer and apply now! We are currently looking for a PHP Developer to join our new team in Belgrade and help us improve our existing products and build exciting new ones!

Duties on deck:
  • Write a qualitative, clean and maintainable code
  • Implement and tweak awesome features
  • Stay on top of the latest advancements in backend technologies and architectures
  • Share knowledge(coach and mentor) with other team members
  • Optimize and tweak high traffic websites and apps that are used by millions of users
Your treasure of experience:
  • At least 2-3 years of experience as a backend developer
  • High proficiency using object-oriented PHP and modern web frameworks like Laravel and Symfony3
  • A good understanding of MySQL, including complex queries and optimization
  • Experience with Composer (bonus points for creators of open source packages)
  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript
  • Automated Software Tests (Unit and Functional tests)
  • Self-motivation and a passion for learning new technologies
  • Very good English skills
Our ship & our crew offer you:
  • Technology equipment/gadgets of your choice
  • Flexible working hours
  • An attractive and competitive salary
  • A fast growing company in which you can take the helm and realize your ideas
  • A corporate culture in which it is fun to contribute manpower and initiative
  • A great team with frendly & smart colleagues
  • A Social area with table tennis and play room, a comfy lunch space
  • Barrels of drinks - as much as you like!
  • Anchoring berth directly at the Airport City in Belgrade - Serbia

If you like our offer...

We are looking forward to receive your application in English. And don’t forget to let us know about your salary expectations and start date.

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Work like a captain, play like a pirate!

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