Open Tracking  – Developer

Open Tracking is currently recruiting! We have a role for a developer.

Who are we looking for? 

  • A developer with an interest in providing a high-quality tracking solution to an online audience and event organisers 
  • Experience of front-end web development using PHP and MySQL 
  • Comfortable in working on a Windows PC (rather than a MAC) 
  • Self-motivated and happy to learn new technologies and with an attention to detail 
  • Someone who enjoys being with people who are active and, in the outdoors 
  • Happy to sleep in a tent 
  • A people person, with a customer service head on their shoulders 
  • Work weekends and happy to work on a laptop 
  • Able to drive, have own reliable vehicle insured for business use 
  • Happy to work alone 
  • Be able to lift / carry / prepare packages up to 15kg 
  • Practical, can do attitude, prepared to solve problems 

What to do? 

  • To assist with the development and support of the online tracking portal and event backend system 
  • To set up events on the portal and communicate with event organisers regarding details 
  • To attend events to provide onsite support for Open Tracking services 
  • To assist with the dispatch and check-in of trackers from events 
  • We estimate this role is 25% admin, 15% at events, 60% working as a developer. 



  • To be clear this job is not a work from home job.  The place of work is Haverthwaite, LA12 8LY.  With exception of the work at events. 
  • The office has a shower and there is great local running and walking routes. 


  • This is a fulltime role. 
  • 20 days holiday 
  • 9-5 in office 
  • No long holidays June, July and Sept


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