Why Fontis?

    Fontis is a growing company that provides software development services to clients in a range of industries, with solutions primarily based on Open Source Software. We are active contributors to a number of open source projects, with a friendly, relaxed and flexible work environment. Our culture emphasises teamwork and quality of life, and we are always interested in hearing from people who would be a good fit for our organisation even if there are no currently advertised job openings.

    Some of the benefits of working at Fontis are:

    • Casual dress code - geeky t-shirts encouraged
    • Melbourne CBD location with easy access by public transport
    • Work with progressive tools, techniques and technologies
    • Team social events - dinners, LAN parties, and more
    • Large library of technical books for those that prefer dead tree format
    • Negotiable working hours if you want to avoid the rat race
    • Weekly catered lunches for the team
    • Relaxed, fun working environment

    Current Positions

    These positions are currently open:

    • Mid-level PHP web developer
    • Graduate PHP web developer

    Who are we looking for?

    No matter what the role, we look for individuals possessing the following general qualities:

    • Gets things done - excellent time management, strong attention to detail, and the ability to deliver.
    • Communication - outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
    • Passion - whether it's Open Source, Linux, or software development in general, you won't just be interested in it, you'll be passionate about it.

    Experience with the following technologies is a standard requirement for any position:

    • Linux (preferably Debian/Ubuntu)
    • Nginx and/or Apache
    • MySQL
    • PHP
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript

    While not required, a public profile on at least one of the following sites is a plus:

    • Personal blog
    • GitHub
    • BitBucket
    • Stack Overflow

    If you think the above describes you and you would like to join our team, get started by submitting an application using the form below. All information submitted via this form will be kept confidential. We are not interested in receiving enquiries from recruitment agencies at present.

    Fill out a job application using online form.