Web Developer (PHP Wordpress React)

Job description

Red61 is a successful live event ticketing software company, providing software, services and consultancy to festivals and venues around the world.

We are the ticketing solution that drives the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (the largest arts festival in the world), Adelaide Fringe as well as other UK and international events.

Red61 uses a wide range of innovative technologies that provide the best solutions for event sales, data capture and distribution. This includes a number of unique capabilities that enable Red61’s clients to provide a high class service and an excellent customer experience. 

Remote working from within the UK considered.


Job requirements

The Web Developer role is a key role within the product and development team, extending and enhancing our market leading software.  Red61 is a tight-knit bunch of committed professionals and the development team sits at the heart of the business.  We work collaboratively with our colleagues across Sales, Professional Services and Customer Support to deliver a world class ticketing solution.

The Role

We have an ambitious product roadmap that we need your energy and expertise to achieve.  You will play a key part in designing, building, and improving our web and mobile applications, using technologies such as Wordpress, PHP and React, working closely with our UX designer and the rest of the development team, in an agile and fast moving environment.

Essential Experience

  • Delivery of web application projects (>2 years)

  • Proficient in PHP and Wordpress

  • Commercial experience in developing web applications, from design through to implementation

  • Experience in providing technical support to the operational side of the business

  • Build and improve API integrations

  • Liaise with internal stakeholders and manage and deliver on a roadmap to achieving the aims of the business

  • Continuous Documentation and management of existing documentation, ensuring ease of knowledge transfer

  • Experience with client-side components and server languages and infrastructure

  • Knowledge and experience in web application frameworks

  • Knowledge and experience in developing web applications to secure standards

  • Experience in working in an Agile, Scrum or Kanban environment.

Key Competences

  • Positive, collaborative and enjoy problem solving

  • Enjoy taking ownership and driving initiatives forward

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Time management skills, and work with a range of complex tasks towards deadlines


Please Note: You must have the right to work in the UK and be located within the UK