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MyLocalPitch is hiring

Full stack engineer

You will be working for MyLocalPitch as Full stack engineer

MyLocalPitch are looking for a talented, creative full-stack engineer who will join a small team in Holborn and play a decisive role as they build a wonderful product to scale across the UK and internationally.

Since its launch in January 2014, it has established a market leading position in London and Dublin as the search and booking portal for grassroots sports involving 16 different activities across 1000+ venues.

Key responsibilities

Working with our CTO and small team of existing engineers, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining and enhancing existing code base
  • Extending the functionalities of the booking engine
  • Integration and maintenance of 3rd party services through API development
  • Playing an active role in the creative process and design of new and existing features
  • Production support – issue investigation, performance monitoring, production resilience

Core skill requirements

  • PHP 5+
  • HTML, CSS, Javascript (Working alongside a web designer when required)
  • Symfony 2/3
  • API integration and development (ideally with experience involving booking software)
  • MySQL – experience developing large database based systems
  • Responsive (Bootstrap or equivalent)

Bonus points

  • AJAX
  • Base knowledge of app development
  • AWS
  • Bitbucket

5+ years experience required

£40,000 - £50,000 / year depending on experience, full-time position

Who We Are Looking For

Personal Attributes

  • Team player who is happy to work alone to complete tasks without direct supervision
  • Good communication skills so that you can communicate ideas, problems and solutions in user-friendly way to everyone from the interns to CEO
  • Not afraid of the unknown – working on tasks which require self research and exploration to find solutions
  • Strong problem solving skills with can do attitude
  • Strong belief in documentation and testing
  • Ability to write clean testable code, adhering to established coding practices
  • Ability to multi task and work in a dynamic changing environment
  • Technology enthusiast keeping up to date with latest trends skills and frameworks across web technologies

The Company

Why work for us:

Working at MyLocalPitch

MyLocalPitch are building a core team of skillful people that are able to take the company from being a fast growing startup to an internationally recognised consumer brand for all sports players. Our focus is on selecting high quality individuals, who can work as part of the team but who are given responsibility over their individual product verticals. Part of this is being given the flexibility to work from home when they want. We want keen self-starters who really want to push our product to the next level.

About us:

MyLocalPitch is a fast growing business which is the market leader in sports bookings. We serve a market of millions of players looking for an awesome experience when looking to play sport.

The Job

Team/Dept: Engineering team

Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

Level of experience required: 5+ years

Salary/package: £40,000 - £50,000 with options


This job is located in London, United Kingdom

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