Backend Developer

ZigZag Media

Pasig City, Metro Manila

Posted over a month ago


Educational Attainment

College Graduate

Min. Work Experience

2 years

  • Store and ecommerce capabilities are built in Shopify
  • Backend app is built in PHP. It connects and feeds information to Shopify
  • Digital Ocean is used for hosting
  • Amazon S3 is used for storage
  • Laravel Forge is used for server management, provisioning and deployment
  • Bitbucket is used for version control
  • Maintain, modify, and customize our ecommerce store as we grow
  • Build new features and products that can give us a competitive advantage in the marketplace
  • Maintain and develop new features for our custom app (built in php)
  • Create an extremely safe and secure infrastructure that protects our data and customer information from ever being hacked or leaked
  • In charge of integrating our app with various APIs
  • Serve as subject matter expert
  • Communicate with founders
  • At least 2-4 years of experience with backend development
  • 2-4 years of experience with PHP and PHP frameworks
  • Experience working with API’s
  • Strong understanding of Amazon S3 and its capabilities
  • Understanding of Laravel Forge for server management
  • Basic knowledge of front end technologies (HTML, JS, CSS)
  • Strong knowledge of jQuery AJAX
  • Basic Experience in Shopify (liquid).
  • Experience in theme customisation, app development, API integration, and general scripting
  • Experience in source code management - Bitbucket
  • Passion for backend development
  • Strong communication skills - English
  • Fast learner
  • Self-driven
  • Reporting capabilities
  • Managing processes

  • All government mandated benefits.
  • Philhealth government health insurance.
  • Private health insurance provided by Intellicare after your 6 month probationary period ends.
  • Upon regularisation, the remaining 6 months of your first employment year you will be receiving Seven point five (7.5) vacation leave credits and Seven point five (7.5) sick leave credits, until your first employment anniversary date, upon which you will be receiving fifteen (15) vacation leave and fifteen 15 sick leave annually for your succeeding years.
  • Paid birthday leave upon passing the probationary period
  • 13th month pay.
  • Fully automated payroll. You'll have access to the ZigZag Bridge Payroll where you can view your payslip every 5th and 20th of the month. If a payday falls on a weekend, it will be rounded to the prior Friday.
  • Frequent team events and meals including an annual retreat
  • Annual cash gift
  • 3x redundant 25mbps Internet connection.
  • Redundant building electricity and generator.
  • Free in-office water & coffee
  • Conference rooms
  • Pantry
To learn more about how we operate please visit our website here:
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Skills Required

PHP, API, Amazon S3 (Intermediate)
HTML, JS, CSS, jQuery, AJAX (Intermediate)
Job Description

ZigZag Media is looking for the superstar Backend Developer to join our team!
We are looking for a superstar backend developer that can maintain and further develop our tech infrastructure. We need someone that can take our tech and run with it as we grow. The ideal candidate is a backend developer with experience working with and leading a development team. 
You will be working for our client BeeStripe and will manage the technical development of LifeDNA.
About BeeStripe LLC:
BeeStripe LLC is a quickly growing Honolulu, Hawaii (U.S.A.) based maker and marketer of software and web-based products with a team in Ortigas Center, of Metro Manila, Philippines. We are a fun-loving team dedicated to creating products that help to improve and simplify people's digital lives.
BeeStripe is expanding their business wherein they also invested in medical field which is the LifeDNA.
Learn more about BeeStripe here:
LifeDNA inspires people to unlock the power of their DNA so they can live healthier, more fulfilling lives.
LifeDNA offers a personalized regimen of dietary supplements and natural skin care uniquely designed from your DNA and daily life activities. Supplements and skincare are just the beginning as we plan to go into fitness, nutrition, etc. The possibilities are endless!
Learn more about LifeDNA here:

Job Details

Job Location

Pasig City, Metro Manila

Employment Type


Job Category

Computer & IT

Work Schedule

Day Shift

Position Level


ZigZag Media
Company Size
501-1000 Employees

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