Senior PHP Dev (Symfony, FinTech, Wealth Management) | Kharkiv

Technical Skills

  • At least 5 years of software development experience
  • Strong experience developing PHP 7
  • Experience with Symphony or similar frameworks
  • Experience with Postgres 9 or above
  • Strong experience with Graphql and other API mechanisms (swagger)
  • Experience with React or Angular 2.0 or higher
  • Experience developing hosted client-server applications
  • Experience developing services with an emphasis on REST services and message based
  • Strong object oriented design skills and producing well-engineered design
  • Experience with developing applications for authorization and authentication
  • Strong analytical ability to quickly debug complex issues with a variety of system debugging
  • Ability to grasp difficult concepts, large architectures, and sophisticated designs quickly
  • Ability to provide short tactical and long term strategic solutions and provide the risks
    associated with each
  • Experience with configuration management
  • Bachelors or Masters in computer science or related technical field


Bonus Skill

  • Experience developing in Java, C#, .NET
  • Experience with Postgres 9 or above
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment
  • Experience working with Jira and Confluence
  • Experience with unit tests and test-driven development
  • Experience with financial services or brokerage industry 
  • Strong familiarity with best practices around logging, monitoring, and self-healing applications



  • Perform heads down development with the team as the most senior developer on the team
  • Dive into code to assist the team with difficult issues and guidance
  • Lead the team to design and develop modules required to meet objectives
  • Mentor staff on technical skills
  • Work with product management to completely understand desired deliverables and set the plan
    for how the team will deliver the solution
  • Work with development management, other leads, QA leaders, and the architect to ensure the
    the technical solution fits into the overall product architecture and design
  • Coordinate with other team leads who primary languages are others than PHP (e.g. Java/Scala,
    React) to ensure this team’s deliverables in those languages maintain high quality and precision
  • Participate in the agile development process, reporting up to the local Project Manager and
    client’s PHP Team Lead on team status and ensuring all agile processes within the team are
    being followed.
  • Ensure that all technical processes are being followed for code development, testing, and
  • Some after hours work may be required for deployments and third-tier support


About the project

  • Wealth management platform for financial advisors and investors
  • Used by dozens of thousands of financial advisors
  • Raised over $55 million in investor capital to help fuel our future growth
  • Company size: 100+ people
  • Acquired 4 other companies: NestEgg, Junxure, WealthMinder, Kredible
  • Headquartered in New York, USA
  • Current team at INSART: 15+ software engineers in Kharkiv and Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Team is made up of designers, enterprise technologists, data scientists, futurists and business builders
  • Believe that the future of financial advice is personal, scientific and beautiful
  • Working with us you will gain strong knowledge in wealth management, portfolio management, financial goal-based planning, brokerage and other financial things


We Offer

  • Full-time position
  • Work in friendly and professional team
  • Comfortable office located in the center of Kharkiv (Pushkinskaya metro station)
  • Paid sick-list
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation
  • Paid benefits for self-development
  • Corporate library
  • English classes
  • Corporate club (for some relax during workday)
  • Corporate events (birthdays, holidays, etc.)
  • Tea, coffee, milk, juice, fruits, snacks, and cookies =)

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Angelika Chalapko
Angelika Chalapko
Senior IT Recruiter
P: +38-050-642-36-82
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Kseniya Lipchanskaya
Kseniya Lipchanskaya
Senior Recruiter
P: +38-066-875-26-38
S: kseniyalip4anskaya