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Sportlyzer is hiring a Full Stack Developer

December 4, 2017 - Posted by

Sportlyzer is looking for a full stack web developer to join our small and agile team. You will develop both client and server components of our software platform for youth sports clubs, including different technologies like PHP, MySQL, HTML, AngularJS, etc.

Sportlyzer is hiring a full stack developer

If you love sports and narrow development focus is too boring for you, then you have a great chance to combine your lifestyle and professional career here. As Sportlyzer is growing, you will have a great chance to be part of the option program and grow into the tech lead or CTO of Sportlyzer.


About Sportlyzer

Sportlyzer is an Estonian startup, developing team management and player development software for youth sports clubs. Sports clubs can bring all of their staff and players to Sportlyzer, organize their calendars, collect training fees, track players’ progress, and simplify all related communication. The product is ready and used by hundreds of paying sports clubs from 40+ countries.



  • Take over and continue full stack development and maintenance of Sportlyzer’s backend and frontend.
  • Participate in product strategy and design brainstorms.


Essential competencies

Must have:

  • PHP (7.1), MySQL, Javascript, Custom AngularJS (1.5), Smarty (v2), less, html, Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu), Git.

Ideally, you are also familiar with:

  • Gulp scripts (build system), wkhtmltopdf (generating invoices).
  • Agile development and lean startup practices.
  • Monitoring platform performance and user activity.



  • Very good in reading and understanding existing code.
  • Experience with a wide variety of testing techniques.
  • Flexible to adapt to changing requirements.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to manage time to meet deadlines and milestones.
  • Positive, hardworking and a great team player.
  • Natural curiosity and resourcefulness.
  • Very good English.


Additional info

Addictions: You love sports? – Cool, then we share your addiction! With us you can combine your professional career and lifestyle.
Salary and options: It depends on how good you are – we’ll talk about it!
Location: Office in the centre of Tartu, Estonia (we expect you to be in Tartu full time).
Working languages: English (compulsory), Estonian (optional).


To get started, simply send us your CV and links to anything you have built.

Contact: Jaan Saks, +372 5565 7882, hello (att)


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Jaan Saks

Jaan is the CEO of Sportlyzer and has been involved in sports for his whole life. His higher education combines sports science with marketing and he has been part of the Estonian speed and inline skating teams, winning various national and international championships. He has coached kids, juniors and adults and has co-founded his own amateur skating team. Besides his athlete and coach career, Jaan has co-started various successful sports events in the past.

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