Junior Software Engineer

Junior Software Engineer

About the Team

We’re an agile team of thinkers with big-brand experience. We believe in partnering with our clients to tackle problems and offer solutions that make a big difference. Our team takes pride in first-class customer service, meaningful collaboration, extraordinary organization, creative and technology—and of course, having some fun along the way.

About the Position

As a Junior Software Engineer at Riley Hayes, you’ll have the opportunity to work directly with experienced engineers and our clients to assist in solving their business problems. You’ll work primarily within the LAMP stack, making use of popular PHP content management systems and frameworks like WordPress, Drupal, and Laravel. Additionally, you should feel comfortable using HTML, CSS and JavaScript conventions idiomatic to these systems.


  • Support Senior Engineers delivering best practices development
  • Participate in creating/updating technical documentation (e.g. Requirements Document)
  • Assist with creating estimates based on requirements
  • Assist in troubleshooting and resolving technical issues that arise from software engineering

About You

You don’t take yourself too seriously, but you’re still confident in what you bring to the table. You’re a problem solver who enjoys learning and collaborating. You’re just as comfortable talking with a client as you are capable of coding their dreams. You value pragmatism and an afternoon snack or two … or three.


  • 1+ years of professional development experience or internship-related development experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (preferred)

Perks and Benefits

  • Full benefits package
  • 401k with potential match
  • Located in the Mill District, close to the Stone Arch Bridge and public transit
  • Happy Hour Fridays, complimentary coffee and soda
  • Summer Fridays

What’s Next

Show us what you’ve got! Complete and submit our online application, including your resumé. We’ll get back to you about setting up a face-to-face.