Senior Full Stack Developer

The company

LaundryRepublic is transforming the laundry and dry cleaning market. We install secure lockers in apartment buildings, offices and gyms around London, helping residents to get their clothes cleaned sustainably, without the hassle of going to a shop or waiting at home for a collection and a delivery. We let busy Londoners spend less of their time doing laundry, and more doing the things they love.

We're growing fast (more than doubling since the start of the year) and our customers rate our service as outstanding, and we’ve picked up numerous awards.

We’re now in fast-growth scale-up mode, financially strong and ready for the next exciting phase in 2022. We are growing our tech team and this is a great opportunity for someone looking to take a step up.

Our offices are in Clapham South / Balham, SW London, conveniently located for tube and train services.

Tech stack
  • PHP
  • Laravel
  • Vue.js
  • Angular
  • MySQL
The team

We’re a small, friendly team with experience at some of the most exciting companies in the world. In this role, you’ll be working closely with the founders, ex-strategy consultants who have built the business from scratch, as well as the operations, sales and marketing teams.

Job description

We’re looking for a highly motivated, self-starter to join as a senior full-stack PHP / MySQL developer. You’ll be working with the founders to improve LaundryRepublic’s award-winning, innovative service through developments to our proprietary order management system and website.

The role

This is a relatively general role, and successful candidates will be expected to get involved in several areas of LaundryRepublic’s tech development programme (both hardware / software and back-end / front-end).

Key area of focus is development of LaundryRepublic’s proprietary web-based order management system, to improve operational efficiency and customer experience

In the medium-term, a large part of the role will be to help build the tech team, recruiting and managing other developers, working with agencies, and leading the company’s tech function

Skills and experience required
  • Strong PHP skills
  • Experience of web-based system development
  • Strong relational database skills (MySQL)
  • Technologist, with a broad range of technical skills
  • Eager to work in a start-up environment and be highly influential in its future success
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good problem-solving and analytical abilities
  • At least 4 years’ working in a similar role
  • Willing to learn new skills and languages
  • Experience managing / leading other developers
  • Agile methodologies
The environment
  • Hard working but laid back environment
  • Working directly with founders to develop products
  • Informal, flexible working style
  • Based in SW London
How to Apply

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