Web Developer/Designer (PHP, MySQL)

Puget Systems - Auburn, WA

30+ days agoFull-time

Are you passionate about designing better ways of doing things, but are limited by being just a small piece of a large development team? Are you looking for a company that invests in you?

About the Position

This position is for a front and back end developer for our public and internal interfaces. We operate on PHP/MYSQL with a front end based on Bootstrap and jQuery.

For the last 18 years, the company owner has been our primary programmer. You would take over this role, working with our managers to define and execute projects, and work with the owner directly regarding technical details of implementation.

This position has high flexibility with schedule, and options for working from home.

Required Technical Proficiency:

  • PHP
  • HTML5
  • Javascript
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery

Required Skills:

  • Ability to learn an existing code base.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • The ability to work on a small team (4-5 people) at small company (~30 people) which means you will end up wearing many hats. We have a casual environment, but maintain a professional bearing.
  • Experience managing Ubuntu and CentOS server environments.
  • Familiarity with AWS and Google cloud.

If you are reading this job posting and have the following characteristics, please apply right away!

  • You genuinely care about people
  • You like to solve problems
  • You are patient and kind
  • You can prioritize your time well
  • You are reliable
  • You are passionate about growing your technical skills

About Us

Puget Systems is a boutique computer manufacturer based near Seattle WA, known for customizing fast, reliable, quiet computer systems and offering premier customer service and support. We believe that computers should be a pleasure to purchase and own. They should get your work done, and not be a hindrance. Our customers buy from us because we produce high quality products and deliver an excellent experience. We maintain a team atmosphere and a casual work environment, and highly value honesty, integrity and transparency with our employees and customers. We are a family friendly company and work to empower our employees and equip them with the tools needed to succeed at work and in life. For more information, please see our website at http://www.pugetsystems.com

More Information

We are an experience-first company. To understand more about what we mean by that, watch this TED Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RD0OZCyJCk. Working here, you will also need to understand the principles of the book "Start With WHY." You can watch the author's TEDx Talk here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4ZoJKF_VuA.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Application Process

When you apply, please include a cover letter! We'd like to hear about yourself, and why you are applying for this position.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year


  • HTML5: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Bootstrap/jQuery: 1 year (Preferred)
  • SQL: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Javascript: 3 years (Preferred)
  • PHP: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Auburn, WA (Preferred)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)