PHP Developer


Reports to: Lead Developer Commerce

Employment Status: Full time

Location: City Center of Poznan – Poland


Company Overview

Do you subscribe to Netflix or ever purchase a live sporting event on Pay-Per-View? If so, you have a high chance of knowing already what Cleeng does.

Each month, nearly 2 million viewers from more than 100 countries in the world access a video platform secured by Cleeng. We work with sports federations, TV networks, broadcasters, and media companies to deliver an efficient, tailored, premium video experience. With our e-commerce heritage and market-leading video business solutions, highly motivated team of 50 people in Amsterdam (HQ), NYC, Poznan, Sydney and Manila, and good funding, Cleeng is quickly becoming the indisputable leader in this space.

Working at Cleeng is rewarding, fun, and challenging. We thrive on innovation. If you want to join a fast growing business, and make a real contribution, come join our team and help shape the future of video consumption.

Your impact & mission

Your impact

To strengthen our core R&D team in Poznan, we’re looking for a talented backend engineer who has passion for writing clean code and a deep understanding of how API-centric applications should work.

We are growing fast and need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people ready to take up the challenge with us. If you’d like to help us have impact, this is your chance to make history.

Your mission will be: to create the most flexible and reliable payment system for billing of online videos across devices around the world.


  • Building part of the backend powering our platform. You will be able to improve, operate and maintain certain functional domains of the application (think about features related to authentication, commerce, security and customer support).
  • You will be creating modules according to the best practices and exposing them using REST API.
  • By leveraging smartly other tools, frameworks, partners and people you will deliver effectively your tasks and enhance the interoperability of all platform features you are accountable for.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Proven experience of commercial coding for at for at least 2 years (not necessarily in PHP,  although we code our platform backend in this language).
  • Abstract thinking for understanding, modeling and documenting complex processes.
  • Understanding of good OOP practices (keywords: SOLID, DDD).
  • A practical can-do mentality, with strong ability to get things done.
  • Experience with integrating payment gateways – ideally including subscriptions and in-app purchases (preferred, not essential).
  • Good attitude and good sense of humor. 😉

Our tech stack and organization

  • Backend is API-centric, written mainly in PHP 7.1. We use MySQL and Redis for data storage.
  • Infrastructure is hosted in AWS.
  • We organize our work with SCRUM.
  • We love sharing knowledge and improving our skills on internal workshops and trainings.

What we offer: 

  • Our company grows 100%+ every year, so there are many opportunities for talented people.
  • Work with an international team of experts, in Poznan, Philippines, NYC, Amsterdam and Australia. 11 nationalities and counting!
  • Work on Unique, market leading, SaaS products “eCommerce for Videos”, with clients all over the world, from New-Zealand, Japan, Europe, US and Latam;
  • Cooperation with amazing partner ecosystem, working with leaders of the industry: Brightcove, Livestream, Accedo, IBM, Roku, Apple;
  • Good salary package, one that fits your needs.
  • Flexible working hours
  • A great, full of energy and brand new space (Cleeng office) in the very middle of city!
  • Work closely with people who love their jobs and get all together to the next level

Want to learn more about us – check our website and the Poznan team video

Interested & ready?

Play the video and get to know us

Is your position not listed?

If you want want to learn how real global online start up works, if you are relaxed but professional, if you are eager to change the world, if you are ready to work hard and bring innovative ideas to the team, then, send us your CV and your motivation to

There are lots of reasons to work here

One talented and passionate team
Join a community of professionals who push each other to strive while enjoying what they do. We like to share knowledge, experience and inspire each other every day. We like to share our knowledge and experience. Be encouraged to share your ideas and perspectives!
Global scale
Diversity defines us. We have offices in The Netherlands, USA, Philippines, Australia, and Poland. Our different backgrounds and over 14 nationalities make our workspace a unique environment and a truly international experience.
Shape tomorrow's product
Don't just watch, participate in the future of premium content consumption. We are thriving in a booming and exciting industry where you could develop your skills.
Who said party?
Relaxed professionals, that’s our motto! Be part of a fun team. Expect dinners and meetups. Join our CS go or chess intercontinental tournaments. Travel the world to work face to face with your colleagues and enjoy the ride!
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