PHP and/or Python Web Developer

Location: Manila, Philippines

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Gengo is a startup with offices in Tokyo, San Mateo (California) and Manila making translation simple and removing the language barrier for customers as they go global. Our customers order human translation online via our web site, API or our enterprise Project Management team. Clients include Facebook, TripAdvisor, NYT, Buzzfeed and hundreds of other globally-minded businesses. We provide translation in over 35 language pairs via our growing network of nearly 20,000 translators worldwide.
We’re an exciting Internet startup looking to add someone new to our growing development team.
We’re looking for a full-time PHP and/or Python Engineer with at least 5 years experience in web applications development and a positive attitude to become a full-time member of our team.
You will be on a global team! We will work closely with you daily so clear communication is essential. You must be comfortable talking, emailing, and syncing-up regularly.
You will be working with the development team daily writing code in PHP and/or Python and gradually enhancing your skills and taking on more sophisticated tasks.

To be successful in this role you will be required to demonstrate the following:

  • Experience with one of the major PHP or Python frameworks
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience in Unit Testing (PHPUnit, pytest, unittest, nose)
  • Experience with Postgresql or MySql (Postgresql is a plus)
  • Knowledge of Session handling 
  • Knowledge of xss and csrf and Sql Injections


  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's/College Degree, Computer  Science/Information Technology or Equivalent.
  • At least 5 years of working experience in related field is required for this position.
  • Must be a self starter with the ability to learn and grow as an Engineer.
  • Must be willing to and capable to learn new Programming Languages i.e. Golang
  • Must be willing to work on 8AM - 5PM
  • Full-Time position available.

**Competitve salary awaits successful candidates**

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