Fergus is hiring


Hi. Want a sweet job?

We're seeking a talented developer with excellent development & front-end skills to help work with us on our core product.

As part of your role, you'll be tasked with building functional and user friendly features using tools such as PHP, JS (Specifically Laravel, React, Angular etc.) and more.

We're offering $65-90k depending on experience, located conveniently in Eden Terrace, Auckland.

We are looking for a Front end React JS developer and a Back end PHP web developer

About Fergus

Fergus is an exciting, innovative startup that builds cloud project management software for trade companies. You may have heard about us in Idealog or from one of your dad’s mates.

We have a collaborative team structure that includes a mix of design, full-stack and database skills. Although we're a small team, our vision is huge and we work very hard on a product we love.

Learn more about Fergus at the main site.

Front End Javascript Developer (React JS)

The front end developer role would involve building awesome UI components in React JS. We have an amazing product already with a high level of customer satisfaction and now we want to take it to the next level with more big focus on UX and design.

Ideally you will have the following:

  • Have great skills in web technologies such as React JS, Angular JS or similar.
  • Know React or want to learn it
  • Have a solid proven work history in a similar role for at least the last 3 years. (This is not a junior role)
  • A strong sense of product design, building with user experience in mind.
  • A passion for beautiful, pragmatic code as well as knowing when and how to apply appropriate design patterns.
  • An easy going friendly personality and a willingness to get involved and learn.

Back End PHP Developer

The role for the back end developer involved maintaining and improving our back end API built in PHP, building new and improved features for our front end team to plug into. You will be working with PHP based web frameworks such as Laravel and Codeigniter. Ideally you will have a few years experience in working on non-trivial web applications.

Ideally you will have the following:

  • Have great skills in web technologies such as Modern PHP, Laravel, Code Igniter, Composer
  • Have a solid proven work history in a similar role for at least the last 3 years. (This is not a junior role)
  • Experience with unit testing or test driven development.
  • A passion for beautiful, pragmatic code as well as knowing when and how to apply appropriate design patterns.
  • An easy going friendly personality and a willingness to get involved and learn.

If either of these roles sound like you, send in a CV and your GitHub profile (if you have one) to:

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