Supporting Cast is seeking a passionate, creative PHP developer with Laravel and AWS experience to help build Supporting Cast’s premium podcasting platform. Podcasters and media companies are looking for pathways to financial growth, and your role in architecting and maintaining our platform can deepen their connection with their most engaged listeners and vastly increase their podcasting revenue. You’ll be joining a small team of developers and will be in a position to have a huge influence on our tech stack, our rapidly evolving product, and future hiring. Working here provides the dynamic excitement of a startup, and the stability and competitive compensation of an established employer.
Candidates located in New York City, D.C., or the Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina, area are preferred, but we will consider candidates from any location.
• App: PHP/Laravel, Nginx, Varnish, Redis, Postgres, Docker
• Dev ops: AWS (EC2/EB/Pipeline/Parameter Store/etc.), Fastly CDN
• Key business vendors: Stripe
• Key software vendors: Google Cloud Computing, AWS (SES/SNS/SMS)
• Repo: GitHub
• Project management: Agile-oriented. Zenhub, Notion, Google Docs, Slack
Supporting Cast enables podcasters and audiobook publishers to launch podcast subscription programs and sell premium audio content that listeners can access through their podcast apps. Created by Slate following the success of Slate Plus, we now work with some of the largest podcasters and audiobook publishers in the industry.
As an internal startup, our small team is very much part of Slate’s warm, inclusive, and unique business culture. Slate has a history of successful internal startups, having previously spun off Social Code and Megaphone as successful independent companies.
Slate is committed to excellence through diversity, which involves attracting talented people from diverse backgrounds and traditions. We encourage everyone to apply. If you require a reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will do what we can to meet your needs.
To apply, please send a résumé and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Supporting Cast Senior Software Engineer.” Please include links to projects and repos as you see fit.