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Junior Front-end Web Developer

Essential skills and knowledge (either gained from education or within a commercial environment):

  • An established track record working as a Software Developer or relevant qualifications.
  • HTML 5 / CSS.
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  • React (or other similar Javascript frameworks).
  • Experience using RESTful API services.
  • Experience with using source control, e.g. GIT.

We are looking for the right person to join our client’s development team, working for an established, dynamic and very successful software company operating in a social, informal and lively environment.

We want someone who is bright and enthusiastic with a passion for software development. If you are excited by a technical challenge and are always striving to achieve an excellent standard of work then we want you to work with us.

Good attention to detail, being able to manage your own workload and having the ability to research effectively are all essential qualities for the right candidate.

We want to continue to be the best at what we do and that means attracting great people with aspirations, talent and motivation. Employee happiness and career development are one of our driving factors and this is reflected in our working environment and very low staff turnover.

What the role involves:

  • Working alongside a team of diverse developers in an Agile environment, you will play an integralpart in developing our core product range within the team, helping our products move forward utilising the latest generation of development tools and IDEs for PHP, JS, .NET, SQL and more.
  • Taking part in regular sprint planning sessions.
  • Helping create new features, managing improvements and bugs and dealing with general

framework tasks.

  • Managing your own tasks and workload through Jira.
  • Getting involved in regular code reviews.
  • Working within the front and back-end of our applications which involves handling both business logic and database layers via our API.
  • Learning new skills alongside developing existing skill sets.
  • Working with other developers, managers, testers and designers within the development life

cycle.

Other advantageous skills and experience:

  • PHP 8.X.
  • Laravel or similar PHP framework experience.
  • Knowledge of Node.JS, particularly the Express framework.
  • Knowledge of security standards.
  • Working knowledge of XML.
  • Understanding of relational databases such as MySQL, MariaDB or similar.
  • Experience of Atlassian products.
  • Experience working with Docker.

What’s on offer:

  • £30k – £35k dependent on experience.
  • A home based role. Approximately 1 day in the office per month, so you will need to be able to commute to Burton on Trent.
  • An excellent opportunity to develop new and existing skills.
  • 25 days holiday per annum (starting in Jan 2023.)
  • LinkedIn Learning CPD scheme.
  • Fast career progression and opportunities to grow with the company
  • Onsite Parking.

Interested?  Send your CV now!