Senior PHP Developer

Minsk, Belarus

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Senior PHP Developer for our Minsk office to make the team even stronger.

PHP Solutions Unit, EPAM, is seeking PHP developers to work on Business Analytics, Media, E-Commerce, Finance, Security, and Education projects of internationally renowned companies. Currently our unit employs 60+ PHP developers. We rely on Agile methodologies, cutting edge technologies, Continuous Integration practices, and keep learning from research-and-development (R&D) projects.


  • Explore and elaborate project requirements and documentation;
  • Participate in strategic and iterative planning;
  • Develop, design, and document web-based apps, modules, and services;
  • Follow, understand, and streamline the established development processes;
  • Set up and leverage Continuous Integration (CI) and unit testing;
  • Communicate with customers (update on the task status, clarify the requirements, discuss solutions, and warn of risks) orally and verbally.


  • PHP development experience of 3+ years;
  • MySQL development experience, ability to build and optimize SQL queries;
  • Linux experience, ability to set up and configure LAMP environment;
  • Experience in version control systems (subversion, git, or mercurial);
  • Ability to follow and build development processes;
  • Conversational English (Intermediate or higher);
  • Sound knowledge of the OOP paradigm;
  • PHP 7 (including manipulations with XML and files, sessions, cookies, exceptions and error processing);
  • Knowledge of PHP infrastructure and the internal workings of web-based applications;
  • MySQL (engines, indices);
  • SQL (syntax, table merge, grouping, aggregation, subqueries, and so on).

Nice to have

  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS/JavaScript;
  • Experience in development using Zend Framework, Symfony/Silex;
  • Experience in using NoSQL databases;
  • Experience in Sphinx, SOLR, Memcached, Redis;
  • Experience in unit testing using PHPUnit;
  • Experience in Jenkins or other Continuous Integration tools;
  • Experience in high-load systems.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Social package: medical care, sports, family care;
  • Free English classes;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Corporate and social events.