Web Developer in Keteka

Closed job - No longer receiving applicants

About Keteka

Keteka is an online marketplace where travelers can book genuine, authentic experiences with validated local guides, and where local guides can get the online exposure they need to be successful.

We’ve been through Booking.com’s Booster accelerator, Start-Up Chile Seed and Scale, and are members of the Agora Fellowship network. We currently have an inventory of 1500+ tours in 16 countries throughout Latin America, and are backed by Magma Partners, and a handful of passionate angel investors.

About this job

Are you interested in positively and significantly impacting the global travel industry? Do you believe travel and technology have the ability to bring the world closer together? Are you excited to conquer the challenge of using technology to connect travelers to the massively fractured industry of local tours and activities? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Keteka is an online marketplace for genuine, authentic, local experiences. We are where travelers go to find and book validated genuine experiences throughout LatAm, and where excellent local guides can get the online exposure they need to be successful. We are looking for a talented lead developer who can not only execute current initiatives, but can also provide technical leadership, expertise, and oversight for the company.

We are looking for a Junior PHP Developer to build and implement functional web based solutions. You will work with other developers and Product Managers throughout the web development life cycle.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Use technology to innovate the way the travel industry connects
  • Work with developers to design algorithms and flowcharts
  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications
  • Integrate components and third-party programs
  • Verify and deploy websites and apps
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Gather and evaluate user feedback
  • Recommend and execute improvements
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting

Required profile and skills:

Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or minimum 5 years experience in web development.

At least conversational in English. Fluent in both English and Spanish would be a plus. We speak English in the office and the interview will be 100% in English.

Required Tech

Frontend Languages and Frameworks:

  • JavaScript - Jquery
  • Html5
  • CSS, Sass & Bootstrap

Backend Languages and Frameworks:

  • PHP
  • LAMP/LEMP stack
  • Significant experience with Laravel
  • Experience with Wordpress
  • Experience using: GITHUB, SourceTree

DesirableExperience and knowledge of:

  • Servers, networks, and AWS
  • How to interact with APIs
  • UI and UX


  • Networking opportunities with start-up community in Santiago
  • Co-working space with monthly BBQs
  • Mentoring sessions on full-stack web development

Life's too short for bad jobs.
Sign up for free and find jobs that are truly your match.