Senior PHP Developer


Experience: 5+ years hands-on development

Klevu, with its roots in Finland, is an AI powered, market leading retail discovery suite for online retailers. Klevu is a Global and Diverse company. With solid growth over 5 years, billions of API calls served on its belt, Klevu is now poised for solid growth and looking to strengthen its team globally.

In our journey towards democratising discovery in retail, we are now looking for a Senior Developer to join our India team. Working together with our solution and platform specialists you will be involved in making architectural decisions to solve business problems and will be responsible for building robust, scalable and performant applications.


  • Hands on Object Oriented PHP development.
  • Architecting and creating robust, scalable and performant applications.
  • Creating and maintaining plugins / extensions / add-ons for various platforms.
  • Research and development into the most appropriate technologies and frameworks.
  • Proactive maintenance of existing applications to minimise downtime for our customers.


  • Solid understanding of OO PHP.
  • Experience leading and architecting complex applications.
  • Experience writing automated tests (PHPUnit, Behat, etc.) and understanding of CI/CD.
  • Development experience with at least one of: Magento 2, Shopify or BigCommerce.
  • Experience with task estimation, milestone planning and working to those targets.
  • Understanding of eCommerce catalogs and ecosystem (ERP, PIM, etc).
  • Understanding of wider application architecture (LAMP/LEMP, Queuing systems, Caching, Indexing, etc.).
  • Solid understanding of GIT version control, including branching and conflict resolution.
  • Native or near native fluency in English (written and verbal).
  • This is a hands on development role focused on coding and architecture, reporting to our senior solutions architect and collaborating with the existing development team.
Nice to haves:
  • Experience architecting and developing distributed, microservice-based applications.
  • Hands on experience with Docker containerisation.
  • Hands on experience with Kubernetes.
  • Experience with Solr or Elasticsearch.
  • Experience working within an Agile Scrum team.
  • Experience converting business problems into technical implementations.

What we offer:

  • A job that gives you independence and autonomy.
  • Opportunity to make a real difference in a fast-moving eCommerce SaaS company.
  • Competitive salary, flexible hours and an extremely fun and collaborative environment.

About Klevu

Klevu is an intelligent site search solution designed to help online merchants to increase onsite sales and improve the customer’s online shopping experience. Klevu powers the search and navigation experience of many online stores, retailers and sites by leveraging advanced semantic search, natural language processing, merchandising and multilingual capabilities, ensuring visitors to your site find exactly what they are looking for regardless of the device or query complexity. Klevu supports its retailers from its offices in Helsinki, Stockholm, London, Atlanta and India.

Klevu is an equal opportunities employer and celebrates diversity of everything. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

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