Backend PHP Engineer - Customer & Monetization m/f/d

Backend PHP Engineer - Customer & Monetization m/f/d

Full-time Paris, IDF, France

Company Description


 From a French tech start-up created in 2007, Deezer has become one of the first French unicorns and the second largest independent music streaming platform in the world.

 Now listed at the #Euronext  #TechLeaders segment, growth is accelerating fueled by #Thepowerofmusic. Deezer is ideally positioned to play a key role in the continued development of the booming music streaming market. If you’re looking for an environment where you can grow and have an impact, this is the perfect time to join Deezer!

 Our international and passionate teams are spreading the love for music, working to make Deezer the most personal and innovative music streaming service.
We believe music is about diversity & inclusion, multiculturalism and togetherness.
Ready to join the team? Listen: **Join Us**

Job Description

We are looking for a Backend Engineer to join the Customer & Monetization startup to join a team of talented cross-disciplinary engineers whose main goal is to build the journeys & functionalities that will help onboard, guide and engage our users, anywhere in our site and apps, at any stage of their life!

What you will do:

  • Define and implement cross-stack solutions along with your team’s members to solve customer’s problems
  • Participate actively to your stack “Community Of Practice”, to bring the technical stack to the upper level
  • Ensure your work is generic, scalable, in line with Deezer’s quality standards, as well as delivered in a smooth and efficient way 
  • Proactively monitor, fix and improve performances and issues related to your scope
  • Participate in moving from a Backend monolithic architecture to a service-oriented one, with a DevOps approach


This role is excellent for a person with:

  •  2+ years of experience in building high-traffic applications using PHP
  • Strong understanding of Object-Oriented Programming, SOLID design principles, and architecture in a Backend environment
  • Knowledge of MySQL and how to optimize queries and database structures
  • Experience in working on large and complex code bases at scale
  • A mindset focused on code performance & quality
  • Knowledge of GO, GraphQL, TypeScript or Event Sourcing architecture is a big plus

If you don’t meet 100% of the qualifications outlined above, tell us why you’d still be a great fit for this role in your application!

Additional Information


At Deezer, you can be your true self as we believe that #everyvoicematters. We strive to build an inclusive culture and foster a diverse environment. Because we care and want to ensure each employee feels welcome and safe at work, we continuously focus on fighting biases and helping diverse teams work well together multiple learning opportunities, e-learnings and workshops right from the onboarding :

  • Regular Diversity & Inclusion internal and external talks
  • Dedicated employee work streams on Gender equity, Ethnicity & Culture, Disability and LGBTQ+
  • Multiple e-learnings and mandatory training sessions for all managers
  • English and French courses for all, so that everyone can connect and feel included

Beyond benefits like health insurance, meal vouchers, transportation, we offer you extra perks like:

  • A Deezer premium family account for free
  • Access to gym classes
  • Deezer parties several times a year and drinks every thursday
  • Allowance for sports travelling and culture …
  • Great offices always located in dynamic and attractive districts, whether in Paris, London, Berlin or Sao Paulo!

If you want to learn more about life and culture at Deezer, please visit our Welcome to the Jungle page here!

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