Web Developer

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Didsbury
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
19 Jan 2018
Ref
00077607
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing technology, marketing and support services business with circa 70 staff based in Didsbury, South Manchester. If you love building exciting applications that look great, then they have something in common.

They create an environment that keeps you enthusiastic about work, which is reflected by their high levels of staff retention. They pride themselves on bringing the best out of people, enabling their team members to progress their careers to the next level.

You will be joining a collaborative team of web developers who are constantly striving to improve their development practices. Everybody is encouraged to improve their skills, the most popular method is accessing thousands of online learning resources such as Pluralsight, along with external courses.

They integrate this personal development time into your workflow, they feel by helping you become a better developer you will help them take their brands to the next level.

Your day to day duties and responsibilities as a Web Developer will be maintaining and enhancing existing projects as well as developing new applications, making new tech the forefront of everything they do. You will be involved in all stages of the development process as well as working closely with other teams within the company.

The Role

- Working as a part of an agile team during large pre-planned projects
- Supporting and maintaining existing applications on an ad-hock basis
- Contribute ideas and participate in all stages of software development process
- Collaborate with other web developers, UX designers and other parts of the business

Required Skills and Experience

- Understanding of object oriented programming principles
- Good academic background, a 2:1 or higher in a related field or similar experience
- Experience in developing web application using C# and ASP.NET
- Experience in developing web UIs using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Must be highly motivated and keen to learn new things
- Passionate about web technologies and software development

Desirable Skills

- Experience in consuming and developing web services
- Familiarity with modern JavaScript frameworks e.g. React, Vue, Angular
- Familiarity with cloud platforms and services such as AWS
- Working with CSS frameworks e.g. Foundation or Bootstrap
- Familiarity with continuous integration and automated deployment
- Knowledge of containers such as Docker
- Working knowledge of using git

Some of the benefits include:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible working hours
- Access to online learning resources such as Pluralsight and Udemy
- Casual dress policy
- Increase in holidays in line with length of service
- Free onsite parking
- Competitive pension scheme
- Health cash plan
- Employee discount scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Child care vouchers