Mid-Level Backend Engineer

  • Anywhere

About Us:

At Smeetz, we are revolutionizing the approach to sales and revenue optimization for visitor attractions through our integrated commerce Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform, driven by AI. Our mission is to empower attractions like theme parks, museums, and theaters with a comprehensive solution for managing, marketing, and pricing their offerings effectively. As we continue to grow rapidly, we are seeking a talented and motivated Mid-Level Backend Engineer to join our remote team based in Algeria. As a company, we foster a collaborative and innovative environment, valuing creativity and a passion for solving complex problems. If you’re eager to contribute to cutting-edge projects and grow in a supportive, remote-friendly work culture, we want to hear from you.


As a Mid-Level Backend Engineer, you will play a key role in developing and maintaining our backend infrastructure. You’ll be working on exciting projects, leveraging your skills in PHP or Node.js, as well as your experience with frameworks like Symfony. Additionally, you will contribute to the efficiency and scalability of our systems, ensuring seamless integration with various technologies.


  • Minimum 2 years of experience shipping production code in either PHP or Node.js.
  • Familiarity with PHP Symfony framework, Laravel experience will be considered in case of no prior Symfony experience.
  • Production experience with message queues (AWS SNS/SQS, RabbitMQ, or similar AMQP based technology).
  • Proficiency with Docker or similar container platforms.
  • Experience with Restful or RPC-based APIs.
  • Ability to write behavior-based test suites using PHPUnit (for PHP) or Jest / Mocha-Sinon-Chai (for Node.js).
  • Fluent in English.
  • Fundamental knowledge of the limitations of either Node.js or PHP gained through production experience.

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with AWS.
  • Familiarity with continuous deployments.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and a curiosity to find solutions to complex problems, even when dealing with legacy code bases.


  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Fully remote position, allowing you to work from the comfort of your own space.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career growth.
  • Collaborative and inclusive team culture.

How to Apply:

If you meet the qualifications and are excited about the prospect of joining our startup, please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you’re a great fit for this role. Additionally, include any relevant project work or portfolio links.