We're hiring: Senior Full Stack Developer

05 July 2021

Senior Full Stack Developer

Enduro Sports Organisation (Enduro World Series)


About the company

The Enduro Sports Organisation owns and operates the mountain bike Enduro World Series and electric MTB equivalent, EWS-E. With a global community of events and professional teams and thousands of amateur and professional  athletes. We work alongside the fastest racers, the biggest brands and most inspiring destinations around the world. With recent investment from Discovery Inc, Play Sports Group and Eurosport, we have joined with the biggest cycling community in the world and have ambitious plans to develop all platforms across numerous technological frontiers in the coming years. 

As an active, outdoor and passionate cycling company, at the heart of the mountain bike industry, we celebrate ambitious, creative, innovative and self-motivated individuals who want to join a growing Scottish based but global organisation.


About the role

We are looking for a Lead Developer to join our expanding team. You will be fundamental in project completion and over time build, mentor and manage a team of younger developers.

You will be responsible for leading on all software development, aligning and maximising our partner’s at Play Sports Group, Discovery Inc and Eurosport’s existing technology while developing specialist programmes for our growing events and communications business.  

You will be required to be involved in estimating effort to deliver requirements, providing insight into technical solutions to solve requirements and helping to drive continuous improvements within our company.

We are a small and ambitious organisation with global reach and you will play a key role in achieving our future successes. We strive to provide a great work-life balance. Our ethos is on fostering an open, friendly and consultative working environment.


We're looking for someone:

  • Focused, self-motivated

  • Have an ability to work alone or alongside fellow developers

  • Able to set up continuous integration/deployment pipelines

  • Comfortable architecting a solution to a stated problem

  • Able to communicate complexities and risks related to a solution

  • Aware of security and personal data protection in any solution


With experience of:

  • Building complex CMS systems in PHP

  • Setting up continuous integration/deployment pipelines

  • Complex SQL queries

  • Designing secure Restful / GraphQL APIs

  • Automated unit & integration testing 

  • Working with modern tooling (Git, CI/CD, ticketing systems, code-reviews)


It’d be great if you also have experience with:

  • PHP frameworks such as Symphony / Laravel / October 

  • AWS or another cloud provider (including containerisation and managed SQL systems)

  • Cloud migration

  • Mentoring team members or building a team

  • ReactJS / VueJS or ReactNative / Flutter experience 


Our Benefits:

  • Company pension

  • Offices at the heart of one of the UK’s best cycling destinations

  • Welcome EWS clothing and gifts

  • Cycle to Work scheme membership, giving you access to discounted personal bike purchases 

  • Cycling industry partner discounts

  • Flexible working hours and part of a motivated, outdoor and active lifestyle team

  • A close team of professionals with regular social meets and rides, festive parties and events 



  • Full-time, Permanent

  • Monday to Friday with flexible working available and weekend requirements during major events

  • Flexible working hours available with an expectation to be able to work 2-3 days per week from an office in Innerleithen, Scotland, EH44 6HF

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV to [email protected]