Senior IT Developer
Scamadviser Capelle aan den ijssel
Your tasks include the following:
- Expand the number of data sources Scamadviser is using by connecting to API's and scraping the web
- Optimize our production database with 150 million records and growing with 50.000 per day
- Improve our algorithm to identify online scams and counterfeit selling websites by analyzing the data together with data scientists
- Maintain the entire system and make it more robust and stable
In principle, the vacancy is for 40 hours per week. 32 or 36 hours is negotiable.
- You speak and write English fluently.
- Senior experience in PHP back-end development & multiple PHP frameworks (Laravel knowledge is nice to have).
- Senior experience in managing large quantities of data and diverse database structures
- Medior Experienced in REST / SOAP API’s.
- Medior Experience in proxies, scraping and crawlers and server configurations.
- Basic experience in HTML/CSS/JS to make smaller front-end changes (no design skills needed)
- You like to bring innovative ideas to the table.
- Bachelor or Master level
Je wordt gedreven doorBetekenis & Energie & Kennis
Wat we bieden
- A challenging but rewarding learning period.
- A high degree of independence and self-control.
- An informal international working atmosphere in always lively Amsterdam.
The mission of the Ecommerce Foundation is to foster global digital trade. In this way, we hope to contribute a little bit to a better world.
We realize our mission with the following services:
- Ecommerce Reports: With our partner RetailX we publish 20 reports annually how to sell online in 50+ countries worldwide. The reports are downloaded more than 50.000 times annually.
- EcommerceWiki.org: This wiki serves as a handbook for everything Ecommerce and is maintained by more than 40.000 ecommerce professionals around the world.
- Safe.Shop: We have launched a global ecommerce trust mark to help consumers and merchants to shop and sell online worldwide.
- Scamadviser: With more than 2.5 million unique visitors a month, Scamadviser is the most used source for online scams, hoaxes, and frauds and helps consumers make better choices.
All services of the Ecommerce Foundation are offered in English as we are a small international and ambitious team. We are based in Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel near Rotterdam and very well connected by public transportation (train, bus, metro).