Senior Backend Developer

Fabacus Services Limited
United Kingdom
From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description - Senior Backend Developer – Fabacus Overture (Xelacore)

At Fabacus, we solve real-world manufacturing challenges currently within the retail industry. Fabacus is a product lifecycle and supply chain management solution that enables companies to maximise efficiency in all departments, from design and development to production; storage to shipping; all the way through to final sale. Whilst constantly finding ways to make production processes simpler and more efficient, we are continuing to come up with new and innovating solutions that turn business problems into profits, all without disrupting customers’ day-to-day operations.

This opportunity brings with it learning’s and innovation in the areas of Supply Chain Management, Fashion product lifecycle management and semantic search. We are currently in a phase of development where we are re-engineering the way in which the fashion industry works from a manufacturing stand-point.

We are a highly motivated, tech-enthusiastic team and we are looking for a specific individual who is capable of take a lead role alongside our Lead Architect and aid in all the development activities within Fabacus. The individual must also be confident in dealing directly with offshore clients as we deal directly with Manufacturers and Suppliers across South East Asia.

Key Skills

•Degree in Software Engineering or something to that extent

•technical experience is essential

•Strong PHP skillset and its related tools

•Experience with JavaScript and front-end technologies

•Experience with relational and non-relational databases

•Strong experience with RESTful services and API’s

•Knowledge of automated deployment and corresponding tools

•Good understand of OO concepts and HTTP protocol

•Some Exposure to AWS, Docker or cloud computing solutions (Desired)

•Proficient with Unix based systems. Managing processes, cron jobs and deploying to servers

•Good understanding of automated unit testing and functional testing

•Multi-lingual, especially Asian language

Key Competencies & Responsibilities

•You will have a burning passion for development

•A technical lead who is looking to push the boundaries of innovation and create new and amazing products

•Ability to work well within a team environment

•Strong backend developer who has worked with multiple technologies

•Keen to learn new technologies

•Can extract business from customer requirement

•Good understanding of architecture patterns

Desirable experience

Whilst the below skills are not mandatory, any experience is a plus

•Speak fluent in Vietnamese, Thai or Chinese

•Background or some exposure to the PLM/SCM market

•Fashion knowledge/exposure from a PLM/SCM standpoint


•Experience with cloud hosting services like Amazon & Rackpsace

The offer

Work with an international brand, a fun team and get the chance to travel and showcase your work worldwide.

Location: Oxford Circus, London

You'll be entitled to 22 days of annual leave (pro rata where appropriate) + Bank Holidays.

Please note the Hours are 09:00- 18:00, Monday-Friday and the position starts immediately.

The starting salary is between £40k to £44k per annum dependent of skills and experience.

No recruiters or agencies. Applicants only.

Closing Date: 20/10/2017

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