Patron Technology

United States

Senior Software Engineer


GrowTix, a product of Patron Technology, is actively seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a passion for solving unique problems, wearing many hats, and working in a fast paced environment.

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  • Develop quality and scalable code on an industry leading ticketing platform.
  • Make architectural, platform design and tooling selection decisions with broad impact
  • Mentor excellent programming practices in team members
  • Write readable, 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


  • 4-6 years professional experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of PHP, Javascript and MySQL
  • History of writing unit, integration and end-to-end tests
  • Affinity for teamwork and leadership skills
  • History of working closely with Devops and SRE 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
  • Strong Communication and writing skills


  • Experience using the CakePHP Framework
  • Experience working with Node.js
  • Experience with at least one modern JS Framework (React, Angular, Vue, etc).
  • Experience with the AWS ecosystem and Docker/Kubernetes
  • Experience with DevOps tools (terraform, ansible) and CI/CD
  • Experience working with systems that process payments (PCI DSS compliance)
  • History of contributing to open source software
  • Ability to demonstrate professional expertise with writing, blog posts, talks, or other public work