Senior Digital Developer

Atkins Plc
Bristol (City Centre)
12 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A fantastic opportunity for a highly creative and innovative Senior Digital Developer to join our team. We are looking for a talented multi skilled digital developer who is passionate about new technology and the buzz of a dynamic, fast-paced working environment. They must have extensive experience and be easily adaptable to different programming languages and IDEs. This is an opportunity to join an exciting and innovative creative business within Atkins. Our in-house Creative Design team, based in key locations throughout the UK, consists of 50 talented designers, developers and visualisers who provide a professional visual communication service to its 18,000 employees throughout the UK and worldwide. The ideal candidate should possess superior technical knowledge and development skills. They will be able to work with designers to translate creative user interfaces into functional and well-built solutions. The candidate should be constantly be looking to innovate by being a natural problem solver with a passion for new technologies. We have a strong team ethic and are looking for like-minded people who will support the business but also challenge and push us in new and exciting directions. Experience of work winning and business development is a must as the candidate will have a key role is growing and diversifying the team. Requirements The skills we require are: OOP knowledge PHP / ASP.NET JavaScript development frameworks e.g. Backbone, Angular, Meteor HTML5, XHTML and CSS3 Rest APIs Responsive web / app design & development Adobe Creative Suite Experience working with designers MySQL / MSSQL Knowledge of server technologies – Windows IIS & Linux Apache / Nginx Experience with any of the following would be an advantage: PhoneGap / cross platform app development GitHub / version control Microsoft SharePoint Workflow automation tools e.g. Gulp / Grunt, LESS / SASS eLearning platforms e.g. Moodle, SCORM development Data visualisation Unity3d and C# XML Agile project development / SCRUM Node MongoDB Mobile design frameworks WordPress and other open source CMS ActionScript 3 In addition, the successful candidate should demonstrate the following skills / experience: Be able to showcase an extensive portfolio of sites / applications An extensive level of experience of working in a similar role Excellent organisational skills and high attention to detail Ability to work within a team The ability to work under pressure, multi-task and have proven success in meeting tight deadlines Responsibilities Responsible for concepting, amending and implementing small and large scale digital initiatives You will be client facing so confidence is key Working with the technical leads to develop new ideas for clients Use a high degree of technical & professional judgement in order to resolve design & technical challenges. Excellent attention to detail with technical and creative principles Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process Rewards and Benefits Please refer to our website for details of our full benefits package. Additional Information Successful candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process. This job was originally posted as