Software Developer - .Net OR MEAN Stack - Reed Business Information

Reed Business Information Limited
To £46,000 + bonus & extensive benefits
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Software Engineer / Developer for Reed Business Information (FTSE100 RELX Group) - Talented central technology group handling Customer Access and Entitlement to global Software Assets - C#.Net / Node.js / Mongo / SQL Server / AWS / SCRUM

- Software Developer - Major career opportunity in thriving and innovation led central services group.
- Salary to £46,000 + bonus + 29 days holiday + share options scheme + pension + more!

Reed Business Information (RBI) provides information, analytics and data to business professionals worldwide. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day. RBI is part of the FTSE100 RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.


Our Central Services Group is looking for a forward thinking Developer to join our technology team. We have ambitious plans to build central platforms and shared services enabling leading RBI products to meet customer needs. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a talented agile team, as we scale up to build compelling next-gen platforms and services, with exciting technologies.

The successful candidate will have a broad experience of languages and practices, but more importantly, a solid grounding in the principles they're built upon.

Skills & Requirements:

First and foremost you need to have the right character and attitude; we have a truly cross-functional and highly-collaborative environment. We're also a rapidly growing and evolving global business so we're looking for people with ambition, people who aren't happy sitting back and enjoying the status-quo, but people who want to grow and challenge themselves, who want to work creatively and independently leading the way with innovation and adoption of latest technologies.

There is of course a base-line of skills that we need and you should be able to demonstrate solid skills in the following:


- C# ASP.Net and SQL Server experience or.
- MEAN stack experience (Mongo DB, Node.JS, AngularJS)
- Experience of working on API and backend services
- Experience of working with and manipulating data
- Experience of TDD and Object Oriented principles
- Agile Development (Scrum/Kanban)
- Strong interpersonal and stakeholder skills
- Excellent problem solving skills, resourceful and independent
- A real interest and passion for software development and high quality code


- Amazon Web Services
- Continuous Integration
- Git/Stash
- Puppet
- One-click deployments, continuous integration and test automation


- Proven commercial Software Engineering experience
- BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required
- Good oral and written communications skills

Tech Charter:

RBI is very supportive of women in Technology and has been a founding signature for the Tech Talent Charter.

Currently 24% of our Technology workforce are women which is much higher than the UK average of 17%.

We have the following initiatives in place to support women in technology

- Mentoring scheme for women in technology

- Women's network forum

- Regularly run events for schools girl about careers in technology to inspire the next generation of girls in tech.

RBI proudly support the Tech Talent Charter. Click on the link to find out more.

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RBI are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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