Senior Developer

The Opportunity: Lawline is the largest online provider of continuing legal education for attorneys in the United States. We serve the compliance requirements of attorneys nationwide with high quality content through our network of legal subject matter experts. Lawline has a 98% customer satisfaction rating due to our unwavering commitment to our customers, strong company culture, and state-of-the art in house studio and online course center.

We are a vibrant, growing, high energy company where every team member is treated with respect and encouraged to practice personal freedom in their work with the full support of their coworkers. We are a unique culture providing you the option to break up your week by working from home every Wednesday, and get the opportunity to unwind over a free, catered lunch every Thursday. To learn more about our culture and perks, check out our Culture Blog at If this sounds like a good fit, then we look forward to hearing from you!

We work with the latest and greatest technologies, including laravel. The individual in this role must be passionate about coding architecture, as well as finding the right solutions to each challenge. In addition, the lead developer translates the needs of the business to the development team and manages the development cycle. This person must stay up to date on the latest technology developments. Finally, this individual will manage our small in-house development team as well as Lawline’s outside devops teams, designers, and development teams. This position is not remote, and you must be able to work out of our location in the NYC financial district.

The culture at Lawline encourages developers to work independently, creatively, and at their own pace. We understand the importance and overall net-positive from building things right and giving our development team the freedom to pursue that. As a result, our talented team of developers enjoy their jobs and are able to set forth their ideas and execute them.

The Job Requirements include:

  • Map out and architect all feature development to maximize team effectiveness;
  • Act as Technical Consult for exec team for strategy of new initiatives/projects/features;
  • Improve our user experience to drive simplified compliance and stress-free CLE;
  • Enhance our internal tools to drive employee efficiency and reduce repetitive tasks;
  • Increase site stability and reduce customer disconnects;
  • Reliable and balanced development team that understands all systems and codebase;
  • Develop the professional growth of the team.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Web Developer
  • Minimum 2 years managing small development teams
  • Experience in PHP
  • Experience building applications with Laravel
  • Basic devops knowledge preferred
  • Knowledge of AWS, MySQL, Nginx
  • Strong communicator

Bonus Round:

  • Experience with Elasticsearch
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Contributions to Open Source

How to apply

Please send your name, email address, best phone number, and resume to [email protected]