Technical Lead (PHP) + Globe Trekker

Location: Vienna

Work in a fast-scaling startup and help solo travellers from all over the world find tours to join! This PHP Technical Lead position is for someone who is prepared to lead a fast-growing team with shifting roles and lots of movement, and open to exploring new things – at work, around the world, and in the beautiful city of Vienna.

What your friends think you do:

Spend your day trying to decide what tour you should go on next, and have instant access to the best deals out there. Sometimes check on your team to make sure they’re doing their jobs and the website is still running.

What you actually do:

  • Manage a team of engineers to focus on the design and development of a growing marketplace that allows travellers and tourists to compare & book multi-day tours to over 200 countries worldwide

  • Be involved in the full product from brainstorming to design and implementation

  • Work on projects like API strategy as well as website enhancements and relaunches

  • Soak in the unique culture and atmosphere of one of Europe’s most beautiful cities


Great if you:

  • Speak English and PHP, Javascript, React and Laravel (a slight accent is not a problem)

  • Have been successful at leading a team of developers for at least one year

  • Have worked with multiple MVC frameworks, such as CodeIgniter, Laravel or CakePHP

  • Know your way around design/consumption of APIs

  • Are no stranger to unit and integration testing

  • Have worked in an Agile environment before (and loved it!)


Even better if you:

  • Have experience with Payment Service Providers

  • Are familiar with frameworks like AngularJS


What’s in it for you:

  • International work environment with English as the working language

  • Opportunity for “team exchange” scheme whereby you can work in the Brisbane or Toronto offices

  • Take 1 tour a year

  • Regular team outings

  • Cake on your birthday!


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