Full-stack Web Developer

Job description

Who We Are

Tended is a rapidly-growing tech startup based in Lincoln. We’re on a mission to improve personal safety with intelligent safety systems and accident detection wearables. 

We’re developing a solution to improve safety around the world and at the same time disrupting an industry that has seen minimal innovation since it began. We're making immense traction in this space, with products sold worldwide and contracts secured with a number of the world's leading companies. It’s an exciting time to join our growing team (we're predicted to grow from 16 to 40 in the next 12 months), with lots of opportunity for progression.

What We’re Looking For

We’re on the hunt for a Full-Stack Web Developer to join our team. We are looking for a talented individual who isn’t afraid to jump straight in at the deep end and is keen to be a key member of the company.

This Position is For You if You:

  • Want to become immersed in a variety of exciting and cutting-edge technologies
  • Embrace the challenge of working in a startup environment
  • Want to work somewhere you can have your voice heard
  • Want to be part of a company that loves problem solving

With your developer skills, you will implement features end-to-end, and although design is not a part of this role, skill with CSS and similar web-styling technologies is advantageous. 


Main Responsibilities

  • Help develop scalable and maintainable RESTful API's to allow structured programmatic access to our back-end services
  • Develop unit tests and integration tests to ensure high quality code is deployed to production
  • Help develop a modular front-end website to an evolving specification, which integrate with our API's to serve dynamic content
  • Write comprehensive documentation to allow other developers to easily expand and integrate with our codebase


Tended is committed to employee growth and development. Although the skills listed below are desirable, we are always keen to hire people who have passion and drive to learn new skills.


Desirable Skills and Knowledge

  • Proficiency with PHP and SQL (preferably MySQL)
  • Proficiency with basic web technologies such HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Proficiency with any of Angular, Vue.js and Node.js
  • Understanding of the development and maintenance of RESTful APIs
  • Understanding of PHP Frameworks, including Slim
  • Version control, using Git and Github

Our salaries are competitive, and we have some great perks. 

Send us your CV and covering letter telling us why we need to hire you.