Patron Technology is hiring a

Lead Software Engineer

Patron Technology is actively seeking a Lead Software Engineer with a passion for solving unique problems, wearing many hats, and working in a fast paced environment. The Software Engineer's job duties will include working with a team of developers to create and launch our new DIY ticketing platform.

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  • Develop an industry-leading event ticketing and management platform
  • Make architectural and platform design decisions with broad impact
  • Mentor excellent programming practices in team members
  • Write maintainable and well-tested code
  • Help implement high-quality and long-lasting solutions to complex problems facing event organizers
  • Work directly with stakeholders to understand problem scope and customer needs
  • Set priorities and refine tasks and estimates while participating in sprint planning sessions, standups, and retrospectives
  • Write software used at-scale by world-renowned event brands


  • 5-10 years’ professional experience preferred
  • Experience writing and maintaining software
  • Strong understanding of PHP, Javascript and MySQL
  • Experience using React Javascript Framework
  • Affinity for teamwork and leadership skills
  • History of working closely with Devops and Systems teams
  • Strong understanding of modern software design practices
  • Ability to write organized, legible, testable and efficient software
  • Comfortable around a command line in a Linux-flavored environment
  • Understanding of web and network security
  • Eagerness to learn and willingness to take initiative to solve problems
  • Communication and writing skills


  • History of contributing to open source software
  • Ability to demonstrate professional expertise with writing, blog posts, talks, or other public work