Lufthansa Group

PHP Backend Developer (m/f/d)

heyworld offers end-to-end logistics solutions for the cross-border eCommerce industry. The core of our business is our proprietary Transport Management System. As a PHP Backend Developer, you will help us grow and scale our business by improving and expanding this software.


  • Location

    Frankfurt am Main

  • Employment level


  • Function


  • Working time

    Full time

What you'll do

  • Develop new modules and features for our TMS
  • Adapt existing features and workflows to changing business requirements
  • Write clean, robust, maintanable code
  • Ensure all of our technology is scalable
  • Work with our own IT team as well as external developers
  • Debug and maintain existing code
  • Write automated tests to ensure a good code quality and stability

Mabel Suarez

HR Manager
heyworld GmbH

E-mail address for inquiries

Profit sharing / LVV (bonus), Free parking, Canteen (subsidized by employer), Jobticket, Service phone, Employee events (summer festivals, participation in sports competitions etc), Flexible working hours, Free snacks / drinks


What we offer

  • Start-up culture
  • Tech oriented company
  • A diverse and uniquely talented team that feels like a family
  • Subsidized public transit ticket or a free parking space
  • Free fruits, snacks and drinks
  • Subsidized canteen

The right fit

  • University degree or apprenticeship in an IT-related field
  • 3 or more years of backend development experience, at least 2 years with PHP
  • Experience with containerization, e.g. Docker
  • Deep understanding of RESTful APIs
  • Proficiency with SQL databases
  • Bonus points if you have some experience with frontend development and REACT
  • Willingness to understand business processes and seek the right solutions to support them
  • Be a team player
  • Flexibility, open-mindedness and a hands-on mentality
  • Willingness to understand the requirments of our customers and our business
  • Fluency in English (writing / speaking)
About heyworld GmbH

heyworld is your expert for international e-commerce logistics. Our shipping solutions cross borders and combine airfreight with last mile delivery. Our services range from moving stock to warehouses abroad to direct shipping to your customers around the globe.
Lufthansa Group