Web Application Developer - REMOTE

Job description

We’re looking for a web application developer to become the third member of our development team. Your role will be to help us improve and build on our products that help people find software.

We have two key existing products: Prospect Path, a customer acquisition platform which allows software companies to find-best fit customers, and Software Path, a software comparison site, helps people find great software for their team. Both Prospect Path and Software Path are built using the Laravel PHP framework, React and are hosted on AWS. Automated testing and deployment are handled by Codeship.

We’re looking for somebody who will help us to modernize some of the systems and processes behind our platforms, expand and maintain the feature and create new products in the future. You should have at least two years of experience working in industry with PHP, Javascript, HTML and CSS.

We are a small company, so your work will immediately have a big impact. You will work closely with everyone in the business from the start as you use your technical skills to solve problems. You should be comfortable working collaboratively with designers and user researchers while gathering requirements and reviewing work as focussing on building features.

We think you’ll enjoy this role because you’ll:

Build features in their entirety

You’ll get to take ownership of the features you build, from requirements gathering, planning and implementation right through to seeing them benefit our team and customers.

Use the latest technologies

We test and deploy our code using modern scalable cloud platforms. We build our features using the latest web frameworks and libraries. You’ll be involved in helping us to innovate as we discover and use the latest tools.

Grow with us

Currently, we’re a small team but we have big plans for our business and the products we want to offer. The systems you help us to create will be key in ensuring that we are able to grow our business and products smoothly as you quickly become an integral part of the team.


This is You:

  • You are happiest working in a remote first environment
  • You have at least two years of industry experience working with PHP and Javascript
  • You have worked with internal stakeholders to gather project requirements
  • You have used the Laravel PHP framework
  • You have used React for front end development and ideally, have some experience using Redux for front end state management
  • You have implemented responsive front ends which meet modern accessibility standards based on designs created by a designer
  • You have an interest in design systems and some experience applying them
  • You use version control and are familiar with creating merge requests
  • You have developed software in a team using an agile development methodology
  • You are good at recognising problems and solving them
  • You enjoy both working independently to build features and collaborating with teams to understand requirements, get feedback on features you have built and grow your understanding of the business
  • You enjoy learning about software design patterns and applying them to your work

Perks of the job

  • Competitive salary 
  • Remote first team
  • Tailored plan for personal progression in your role
  • A knowledgeable, social and purposeful team
  • Your work helps us plant 1000’s of trees each year with Tree Aid

No agencies – thank you.