PHP Backend Developer

Does the idea of developing and deploying business-critical cloud-based services for thousands of users across the globe excite you? Do you want to be part of a fast-growing success company with a personal touch, a flat agile structure and highly skilled and innovative colleagues of many nationalities? Luxion is looking for several talented Web Developers to join our growing web team in Aarhus, whose team members are eager to welcome you to the family.

Luxion is the global leader of product design rendering software. Thousands of companies around the globe use Luxion’s main product, KeyShot, for a multitude of use cases. This includes creating photo-real visualizations of CAD data for marketing, evaluating materials and textures ahead of production, and providing interactive product visualizations and 3D animations for stakeholders across the design lifecycle. In short, they help companies make better decisions, faster.

Founded in 2003, Luxion has offices in Denmark and the US, and has a global footprint with a large portfolio of customers including Google, Microsoft, Louis Vuitton, Adidas, Rolex, Chrysler, and many more.

The Journey

You will join our Web & Cloud team, consisting of 7 team members, who deliver key services for our users and partners to extend our KeyShot rendering products. Our Web & Cloud services are key elements our new business strategy and the team has large impact on the future roadmap. The Web & Cloud team is on a journey to become a full DevOps team with cross functional skills as a focus point. Therefore, recently we have also expanded the team with a dedicated Product Owner, DevOps engineer and UX designer.

We have all the preconditions for a extending our world leading solution beyond the desktop and into the cloud, along with the right technical tools and expertise from our dedicated employees to reach this goal” (CEO, Claus Thorsgaard).

“Within the coming years, we will continue to develop services either from “scratch”, modify existing or incorporating of the shelf solutions - based on team evaluation and ROI. We have focus on defining and building the core features and then deliver incremental improvements as we get experiences and feedback from the customers and users” (Product Owner, Lars Lorentzen).

The role

As our new web developer, you will contribute to developing our new state-of-the-art cloud-based services complementing our 3D rendering software products. You will be part of a cross-functional and self-empowered scrum team in which you will:

  • Extend and maintain our new E-commerce platform.
  • Play an influential role in the development of our REST APIs
  • Help structure and build a new micro-service architecture
  • Develop backend services with optimized databases
  • Ensure test coverage by unit and integration tests
  • Perform code reviews and verification of other team members work to ensure high quality and knowledge sharing

Your Profile

We are looking for several team members, so your profile could be both more extensive or less.

You have an educational background within IT or web development and have experience with:

  • Backend development in PHP (e.g. Symfony/Laravel framework, Sylius, PHPUnit, Blackfire)
  • Relational databases (e.g. MySQL, MariaDB)
  • Development of REST APIs
  • Software development practices like unit test and CI/CD

Maybe you are also familiar with one or more of the following technologies that we often use: Docker, Ngnix, Redis, RabbitMQ, ElasticSearch and Ubuntu/Debian. By joining us you will get the chance to learn these technologies and also help us select new ones as we grow.

You are a team player who enjoys collaboration and knowledge-sharing in the team about improving software skills and deployment. No challenge is too big, and none too small. You have a proactive quality-minded attitude and the ability to work systematic and confident with new challenges.

Our primary working language is English, and since our colleagues come from all over the world, it is vital that you speak and write English at professional efficiency.

What we offer

Luxion is a company of ambitious and highly skilled people where everyone has a voice and makes a difference. Our culture is built on trust, openness and team spirit and we value personality, creativity, and professional development. We are in the middle of an exciting journey driven by the success of our products, and everyone is learning and developing together as we grow.

We offer attractive benefits such as health insurance, pension programme, lunch scheme, free in-house massage, badminton and many social events.

The software development department is located at Rymarken 2 in Aarhus V. We value the dynamic of people working physically together at the office, and thus we prefer that you work from the office on most days. However, remote work on arranged days is possible.

Want to join us?

For further information about the position, please contact Product Owner, Lars Lorentzen, on + 45 4030 1304.

To apply for this position, please submit your CV, optionally with an application, in English or Danish to We will evaluate applications and conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

Start date is as soon as possible but we have time to wait for the right candidate.

See more about Luxion here and

Gem job

Luxion ApS
Publiceret: 24. marts 2022


Location Aarhus