Junior PHP Developer Gaming (F/M/X)

Game development is our passion!

Bytro strives to develop high-quality strategy games and make them accessible for all players around the world. In our eyes game development is a promise for fun and entertainment – that’s what we live and aim for!

As part of the Swedish Stillfront group, we create grand strategy games which are played by over 9 million players in 150 countries and 13 languages all over the world. Our office is located in Hamburg’s world famous St. Pauli district, with a stunning 360° view of the harbor and the Elbe river and easy access to public transport.

Our staff is multicultural and international. We have flat hierarchies, an open communication culture and support the autonomous work of our agile working teams. We believe in efficient work where each of our employees contributes to the success of our games.


To enhance our team we are looking for you!

As a technical member of the marketing team you will be part of an interdisciplinary team and will be part of the new development and advancement of our online games, as well as marketing-technologies. You can expect a professional and international work environment with a lot of scope and different technologies. You will contribute your ideas directly to development and the games’ design.

Your tasks:

  • Implementing and maintaining an extensive software platform
  • Optimize current projects as well as starting new ones from feature design to deployment
  • Work on integrating our games with the main backend platform
  • Continuously improve your knowledge as a software developer and share your knowledge with your colleagues  

Your qualifications:

  • You have completed a training as a computer scientist or a computer science degree
  • You’ve built up solid knowledge of PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and MySQL 
  • You program in a very structured manner and know how to document your work thoroughly
  • You are a clever, creative person
  • You are supportive, reliable, solutions-oriented, and always working towards a goal
  • You have good communication skills and you like to work in a team
  • Your English is fluent; German language skills are a plus

We offer:

  • You take responsibility in a fresh and dynamic company
  • Exchange of knowledge and close cooperation with congenial, competent colleagues in a highly motivated young and international team
  • Working with interesting technologies and constant personal development – for example, Git, Nginx, MySQL, Memcache, Redis, Jenkins, Grafana, Kibana, PhpStorm, Upsource, …
  • Short decision-making processes and a professional work environment
  • Attractive location in Hamburg
  • Flexible and family-friendly working hours
  • Cocktail-Friday and many more team activities


Want to be on board?

Then send your application for the Junior PHP Developer m/f /x position, mentioning the salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, to 1337@bytro.com. Your contact person is Martina Ellerbrock. If you have any questions, she can be reached at (+49) 40-3690 5400.

Even if you are currently not looking for a new challenge, we are happy to welcome you to our XING and LinkedIn networks!