Backend Developer (PHP)

Payments /
Full time /
The Xsolla Payments team is looking for a passionate Backend developer to work on the company's core product Pay Station - a payments delivery service for games. 

We connect millions of users and games worldwide. We help players get the fastest return on their game investment. And for games, we help attract more players around the world. Our team develops new ways to integrate payment systems, customizes solutions for partners, complies with and prevents law regulations in all countries and faces other non-trivial tasks.

If you're full of ambition, not afraid of difficult tasks, ready to develop and want to work in the video game industry - this position is for you.

Our stack: 
Backend: PHP 7.1/7.4 (Symfony, Doctrine)
Infrastructure: MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, RabbitMQ, ELK, Docker, GCP, k8s 


    • Develop Web Applications: Create and maintain industrial web application backends using PHP, ensuring high-quality code and performance.
    • Algorithm and Data Structure Expertise: Apply a strong understanding of algorithms and data structures to optimize code and improve efficiency.
    • Object-Oriented Programming: Utilize decomposition principles, object-oriented programming (OOP), and design patterns to create well-structured and maintainable code.
    • Code Testing: Write testable code and develop unit and functional tests to ensure the reliability of payment processing systems.
    • Database Management: Demonstrate proficiency in SQL, database design, and knowledge of OLTP/OLAP approaches for effective data management.
    • Collaborative Teamwork: Actively participate in team development, fostering a collaborative and innovative development environment.
    • Technical Documentation: Read manuals and technical literature in English to stay updated with industry advancements and best practices.
    • High-Load Enterprise Applications: Contribute to the development of high-load enterprise applications, with a focus on creating robust, scalable, and event-driven systems.
    • Architectural Patterns: Apply architectural application patterns to design and implement efficient and reliable payment processing systems.
    • CI/CD Integration: Work with continuous integration and deployment systems such as Gitlab, Capistrano, Docker, and more to ensure the smooth deployment of payment solutions.
    • Agile Methodologies: Work efficiently within an agile development framework (Scrum & Kanban).


    • Have experience in building high-load enterprise applications, event-driven systems;
    • Know the architectural application patterns and have experience applying them;
    • Work with continuous integration and deployment systems: Gitlab, Capistrano, Docker, Kubernetes etc;
    • Have experience in Frontend development (for example, SPA application development).
Convenient work tools
Latest Mac workplaces + additional hardware to make you more effective at work
Google Chat, Gmail, Google Drive, Confluence, Jira, GitLab

Free trainings and participation in specialized conferences
Rich knowledge exchange within the company

Health insurance (Medical, dental and optical)- Employee and dependants
Flexible hours: organize your day according to your needs and sprint & teamwork demands
No dress code
Comfortable and new office environment 
Wellness perks