Senior Software Developer

Posted by
Web EssentialsCo.,Ltd
Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Published 8 days ago

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

If you are an ambitious Senior Software Developer, have a passion for developing people and believe strongly in fair trade principles, we need you!

Web Essentials is a digital products & services company with expertise in web applications, websites and other digital tools for a diverse client base ranging across a wide spectrum of industry sectors. We are committed to making a positive social impact on the lives of Cambodians by providing employment, mentorship and training to Cambodian technology graduates.


The Senior Software Developer, as part of the Scrum Team, in pairs or independently, is responsible for designing, developing and testing technical solutions and contributing to the team, to deliver a quality product that meets the clients' requirements. They will also act as a mentor within the team.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Understand and be able to communicate the technical concepts and the client requirements to ensure delivery of a high-quality technical solution
  • Identify system deficiencies, recommend, implement solutions, and guide other team members in doing so
  • Give accurate or rough estimations and point out dependencies between issues  
  • Provide quality work output in line with estimates and specification
  • Contribute clean code to ensure consistent delivery of high quality code to the standard expected within the team
  • Do peer code review and provide constructive feedback 
  • Produce test plans and test cases for multiple projects
  • Provide automated tests and understand the test-driven development concept and collaborate with Quality Assurance developers (QA)
  • Perform Unit, Functional, Integration, System and Performance testing
  • Automate integration and deployment processes and workflows to ensure that software builds happen predictably, consistently and reliably
  • Contribute to manuals and/or technical documentation of implementation and configuration
  • Collaborate effectively with other team members, whether as part of a Scrum Team in an Agile environment or in smaller groups
  • Write user stories and guide other team members to do so

We expect that you'll already have these:

  • Experience in one or more of the following: PHP,  Laravel Framework, NodeJS, Java, Spring framework, .NET, Golang
  • Knowledge of RESTFul API
  • Proficiency in Frontend technologies such as HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, ReactJS, Next.js, Vue.js and Nuxt.js
  • Knowledge of (cloud) databases - GraphQL, Postgres, MongoDB and Neo4j, Microsoft SQL server
  • Practical Experience in SQL commands, ORM and how to backup and restore a database
  • Understanding of QA processes and tools for Unit, Functional, Integration, System and Performance testing
  • Understanding of continuous integration and deployment process and tools
  • Experience in Microservices Architecture and complex architectural frameworks 
  • Knowledge of Docker and managing container systems with Kubernetes and/or other containerization solutions
  • Experience with AWS, Digital Ocean, Google Cloud and/or other cloud providers
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to broaden and deepen knowledge base and proficiency
  • High level of English communication 
  • Ability to communicate with clients and interpret their needs to technical details
  • Willingness to mentor other team members 


  • Training
  • Competitive salary
  • Seniority payment 
  • Professional development program
  • Health and Accident insurance (private and NSSF)
  • 18 days of leave plus Cambodian public holidays
  • Social events, innovation workshops, company trips, team sports
  • A fun office environment with space to work, chill and play
  • Snacks and breaks
  • An awesome and inspiring team of coworkers!

What to do next:

Interested candidates, please submit a CV and Cover Letter stating your expected salary and earliest possible start date to We are looking forward to hearing from you! Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. 

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

If you are an ambitious Senior Software Developer, have a passion for developing people and believe strongly in fair trade principles, we need you!

Web Essentials is a digital products & services company with…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 13, 2021


Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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