Senior Back-End Developer (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Why Lhotse

At Lhotse, we are reinventing how organizations use data and technology to buy goods and services.

We are on a mission to reimagine how companies manage their spend by bringing the first true B2C experience to procurement teams. Check out our website to learn more.

Join us and get the unique opportunity to:
  • Embark on a VC-backed rocket ship - we count some of Germany's most successful tech entrepreneurs among our Angel investors
  • Contribute to solving global problems faced by millions of companies and their employees, every day
  • Be part of a highly motivated and diverse team that will support and challenge you as you grow and develop
See who your future teammates will be: Lhotse on LinkedIn 
Your mission
As a Senior Back-End Engineer you will decisively support our path to build an outstanding B2B software experience in an output driven, fast and fun Tech Organization. This is your chance to actively help in shaping the development organization you always dreamed of from the beginning.
You will be our first Senior BEE and will be responsible to build the backbone of our company and to create a scalable, multi platform software.


  • Conceptualize, build and launch scalable API’s and Interfaces for our application
  • Shape entire lifecycle of the development process from Checkout to Deployment to a create a powerful tech organization
  • Stay in Sync with the frontend- product- and business units
Your profile
  • 3+ years excellent & MVP-focused coding skills in PHP
  • Practical & recent experience with MVC Frameworks like Laravel, Symfony, Zend or Yii2
  • You bring a deep technical understanding of RESTful APIs
  • You have a solid background in building scalable distributed products and practical experience with Caching and TDD
  • You are confident in structuring and implementing development processes
  • Ideally you  worked in a large tech team and gathered first experience in managing tech teams
  • You want to become an active part in a continuous learning and feedback oriented team, are open-minded and respectful


  • Make your own tech decisions based on your experience
  • Plenty of greenfield space to build things from the ground up
  • We love to use new stuff and incorporate this into our product
What you will get
  • Growth ― We place importance on building a fun and productive environment where we give space to people to develop and fulfil their potential
  • Impact ― Exposure to the whole journey as one of the first members of the adventure
  • Freedom ― Flexible working hours, ability to partly work remotely, 28 days of vacation
  • Rewards ― Competitive compensation and VSOP
  • Fun ― Beautiful office in the center of Berlin Mitte and regular team events and opportunities :)
How to apply
  • Share with us your CV or LinkedIn profile — whatever you think represents you best
  • Please don’t send a cover letter. Instead, we’d like to read or hear (1) what is the achievement you’re the proudest about and (2) what is one contribution you will bring to our team: a short paragraph or 1 min voice message works.
  • If you have a portfolio / code that you think is worth looking at, please provide a link. We appreciate your work and are interested in taking a look!
  • Let us know when you want to start

In addition to this full-time role, we are always looking for motivated interns across all functions!
Your application!
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