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.
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.
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
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)
PHP frameworks such as Symphony / Laravel / October
AWS or another cloud provider (including containerisation and managed SQL systems)
Mentoring team members or building a team
ReactJS / VueJS or ReactNative / Flutter experience
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
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 anja[email protected]