Fullstack Laravel/Angular or React

Software Engineer, Backend Developer, PHP Colombia


Job Description.

The Senior Full Stack Engineer at Apptega will be responsible for designing, implementing, and 
optimizing across the stack to robust functionality in our web application. The ideal candidate 
will have a strong background in software engineering, extensive experience with full stack 
development, and a desire to solve complex technical challenges. They will also have a track 
record in leading high-impact projects and accelerating the success of the team.

Basic Qualifications:

• 8+ years of experience working in a front-end JavaScript framework (React or Angular
preferred) and a back-end framework (Laravel or Express.js preferred)
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent at problem-solving and possesses a keen attention to detail
• Experience taking ownership of complex technical problems and implementing solutions 
that had significant positive impact on the maintainability, performance, and reliability 
of the codebase
• Understanding of coding best practices and desire to guide a team of engineers in 
adhering to applicable patterns
• Leadership experience on teams responsible for customer-facing web applications
• Proven history of working with a geographically distributed Agile team delivering code 
• Working knowledge of databases (e.g., MySQL, MongoDB), web servers (e.g., Apache, 
Nginx, Cloudfront), and UI/UX design
Preferred Qualifications
• Familiarity developing using containerization technologies
• Extensive experience with Laravel and Angular applications
• Experience creating reusable React components
• Experience working with a UI Framework like Material UI
• Experience with greenfield API design
• Experience evolving a software architecture by migrating from one tech stack to another

Key Responsibilities:

• Collaborate with product owners to estimate and flesh out complex project plans
• Propose innovative new ideas for operational and process-related improvements and 
establish them across teams
• Create detailed technical design documentation
• Measure performance and implement optimizations
• Evaluate multiple technical avenues and determine a course of action using a datadriven and thoughtful approach
• Conduct code reviews and provide constructive feedback to ensure high-quality code 
standards are maintained
• Coach and mentor other members of the team, fostering a culture of learning and 
growth within the team
• Own large projects and unblock teammates through the development process
• Troubleshoot and debug issues reported by QA or customers and provide timely 
• Ensure new code is maintainable and appropriately tested
• Advocate for changes in the architecture based on new technologies, business context 
and future roadmaps