Job Detail

Junior Developer (PHP)

Where: Sleepio

Date Posted:

Contact: Brandon Paluzzi

Competitive + bonus


We are Sleepio, a startup on a mission to help the 2 billion sleepless worldwide. We’ve just launched our online sleep improvement programme into Boots, backed by the world’s most rigorous clinical test of its kind to date.

Our advisors include Martha Lane Fox (UK Digital Champion) and Prof Sir Neil Douglas (Emeritus Chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges) and we’ve worked with The Guardian, Channel 4 and ITN.

Now we’re looking for a Junior Developer to join our in-house development team to help us accelerate our technology programme in 2013 and beyond, and help us continue to solve problems that no one else has been able to solve.

Who we're looking for

You'll need strong skills in:
+ Javascript / JQuery
+ Version control
+ Command line Linux

And we'll be even more excited if you have experience in:
+ Unit testing / TDD
+ Smarty templating
+ memcached
+ Amazon AWS
+ Payment processing / PayPal
+ i18n / L10n
+ Responsive design / HTML 5
+ Mobile web development
+ Native mobile development (iOS / Android / WP7-8 / RIM)
+ Flex / Actionscript
+ Git
+ Varnish

We need someone who's fluent in English, with work clearance for full-time employment in the UK and who will work well in our small, friendly team based in Shoreditch, East London for a competitive salary plus bonus. You need to be as committed as we are to creating world-leading technical products, fired up to learn quickly and thrive in a fast-moving environment.

How to apply

If you're interested in the role, please send us a copy of your CV and an overview of recent projects which you think would be relevant by 24th February.

No agencies please, but feel free to tell your friends.

To find out more about Sleepio, please visit or follow @sleepio