Lead PHP Developer

Szeged, Hungary

In Hungary currently 1400+ IT Engineers help the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer and deliver software that changes the world. We are in the heartbeat of EPAM, running a large scale of projects and technologies – which provides long-term international career path, travelling and even relocation opportunities for our colleagues.

We believe that the team you build is the company you build. Our offices are digital laboratories. Our clients are major global brands. We’re always looking for talented teammates. Think you’ve got what it takes?


Currently we are looking for a Lead PHP Developer for our Szeged office.


  • Own solution architecture and implementation details;
  • Estimate requirements and breakdown into technical tasks;
  • Plan and implement different functionalities described in design documents;
  • Monitor technical excellence and enforce technical best practices;
  • Lead an Agile development team;
  • Work in close cooperation with customer’s representatives, organize and participate in meetings, conference calls.


  • At least 5 years’ experience in PHP programming;
  • Solid OOP knowledge;
  • Experience in and good knowledge of PHP frameworks (Drupal, Symfony, Wordpress is an advantage);
  • Experience in JavaScript (jQuery, Ajax), HTML5, CSS3 – React.js, Node.js, Angular experience is an advantage;
  • Experience in Version Control Systems (SVN, Git, etc.);
  • Solid knowledge of software development methodologies;
  • Availability for business trips.

Nice to have

  • Extra points for strong understanding of one or more JS MVC frameworks. Extra points again for experience with Sass/Less or any other CSS preprocessor;
  • DevOps experience: experience automating deployments, testing, server configuration, etc;
  • Experience working with cloud infrastructure: AWS, Rackspace Cloud, etc.

We offer

  • Permanent job in a modern office in the company of many skilled associates;
  • Regular training and development opportunities;
  • Use of high-valued applications;
  • Bilingual work environment;
  • Competitive salary and benefits;
  • Recreation area;
  • Relocation opportunities;
  • International projects.