Better Collective Copenhagen, Denmark

Back End Developer

Do you want to play a key role in an award-winning company? Do you have the skills to help making the most robust products?  We are looking for a Back End Developer to join our Code & Ops team at Better Collective.


As a Back End Developer at Better Collective you will primarily work on the APIs that compose our Service Architecture and provide services and content to our websites.  You will work closely with other developers, DevOps and our Solution Architect in an agile environment.

We expect that you take ownership and responsibility of the components that you are working on.


  • Minimum of 5+ years of web development experience
  • Experience with APIs e.g. REST / AMQP, Microservices, Domain Driven Design, Event driven architecture / Event Sourcing, Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
  • Has built systems based on PHP frameworks such as Slim or Laravel.
  • Knowledge of NodeJS is a plus
  • Database systems: PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Neo4J
  • Experience with Task Queue and creating asynchronous backend jobs / task to offload the server is a plus
  • Experience with one or many of Message Queues: RabbitMQ / ZeroMQ / SQS / Kafka
  • Caching: Redis / Memcached, HTTP Cache
  • Distributed Logging: Monolog / Greylog
  • Can contribute to DevOps culture in a company
  • Writes Clean Code and is familiar with Coding Standards and PHPCS, PHPMD
  • Has a good knowledge of common Design Patterns: SOLID, MVC, Service Repository, Observer, Decorator.
  • Is able to embrace polyglot and reason about what technology stack (database, programming language, caching, communication protocol) should be used in specific service:
  • Views automated testing as a natural part of the development process by delivering: unit, integration, acceptance and consumer driven testing (technologies: PHPUnit, PACT, Behat/Mink)
  • Is goal driven - you want to reach your goals quickly and right.
  • SCRUM knowledge from perspective of Development Team Member (estimations, prioritization, synchronisation, communication skills).


It is crucial to us to attract and retain skilled employees and we work dedicated to ensure motivation and to help employees realise individual career goals. We offer a great, lively and international working environment in our charming offices located in the middle of Copenhagen, employee benefits and a salary that matches your qualifications.


We are looking forward to hearing from you as soon as possible.  

We will process your application quickly and give callbacks continuously until we find the perfect candidate.

Expected start date: as soon as possible.


If you have any questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Head of Code & Ops, Nicolas Fernström.


Better Collective is an international growth company working to give players a better and more secure iGaming experience. Through our products, we will create a more transparent and honest business. Our ambition is that quality and innovation must also apply to the iGaming industry and we are determined to set new standards and to take the lead in the market. We are a dynamic, energetic and diverse workplace encouraging an open and informal tone, strong unity and high ambitions.


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