Full-Stack Developer

Please help us grow SnapShooter into an amazing backup product.

About the Job

We're looking for a developer to work closely with Simon to help further SnapShooter and shape the future of our product.

As the first employee, you will have to get used to wearing many hats; we are looking for a developer and someone who can help grow the business. So please make sure you comfortable in, for example, the following areas:

  • Assisting customers to get started and general inquiries.
  • Writing and publishing documentation.
  • Video calls.
  • Discussing marketing and sales ideas.
  • If you like writing blogs and technical articles, that would also be strongly welcomed.

Technical aspects.

The following are a list of skills we require for the technical accept of the job:

  • Strong experience with Laravel
  • Strong experience with Linux
  • Good understanding of bash
  • Understanding of Livewire

You will be using your programming skills to do some of the following jobs:

  • Developing new backup solutions for application recipe marketplace
  • Implementing integrations with hosting providers.
  • Refactoring and improving the whole application.
  • Implementing testing.

Some of the biggest future's projects are not public information, but you're welcome to ask and discuss during the interview process.

Pay and benefits

This is a full time (40 hours per week), fully remote job, and you can loosely choose your hours as long as there is a ~4hour overlap with my day time hours (9am-4pm UTC).

The salary for this role is between £25,000 -- £30,000 based on experience. We are looking for a UK based employee.

Included is 21 days + bank holidays, paid holiday. You will be free to take additional time off as and when reasonable needed. We will not track the time you take to go to the vets' and doctors. We just want to progress in the business and not interested in clock watching.

The job comes with no expected overtime, and at the end of the day, we all want to stop work and enter personal life.

We will give you a Mac Mini/Macbook Pro; we lease these as they come with fantastic customer service and next day replacements. You will be welcome to keep it at the end of the lease.

The UK government only allows us to pay £6 week working from home allowance, so you will be able to enjoy this tax-free, YAY!

The auto-enrolment pension scheme will be set up, our contributions would be 3% between earning of £6,240 and £50,000, so for £30,000, annual contributions would be £712.80. You must also contribute 5%, or your welcome to opt-out once enrolled.

The job is due to start April/May.

How to apply

To apply, write something specifically for this role, and explain why we would be a great fit, describe your future life in the business. Tell us what you would love to see added to SnapShooter and why. Please also include a bad cracker joke in your application.

We would prefer to hear stories about your past than CV's. Give us links to your work, show us code, explain why you want the role. Please tell us about your notice period.

Please email jobs@ this domain; if you fail to read this application correctly, your email will be ignored.