Web Developer

Recruiter
iDEA The Duke of York
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Web Developer Position: Web Developer, iDEA Location: Buckingham Palace, London Contract: Fixed Term Contract 1 Year Hours: 37.5 per week over 5 days, Monday to Friday Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum, dependent on experience Closing date: 15th October 2017 About the role: The Duke of York Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award (iDEA) is a platform based voctech solution aiming to help plug the digital skills gap using an innovative badge store concept. This has been curated to help inspire people to become digital citizens, workers, makers, entrepreneurs and gamers to enhance their employability; and to help them become economically active. iDEA is a blended learning approach that aspires to be a digital and enterprise equivalent of The Duke of Edinburgh Award. Participants take on a series of challenges that earn them points which aggregate towards their Bronze, Silver or Gold Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award. You'll work closely with the Director, Office of HRH The Duke of York, KG to support iDEA on the technology aspects of the programme. This will include supporting the quality assurance and maintenance of the iDEA platform and its resources. You will develop resources, troubleshoot technology issues; and conduct evaluation analysis using data from the database. You will be expected to have knowledge of a range of programming languages including object oriented web languages - preferably PHP; experience working with frameworks - preferably Laravel; and experience using databases, preferably with MySQL skills. You will also be expected to play an active role supporting the broader activities of the Office of HRH The Duke of York, KG. About you: You will be degree educated with an interest in the digital world and education. You should have experience in web development with knowledge of a range of programming languages and frameworks and a track record in developing attractive, user friendly websites and apps. You will have experience in the management of development lifecycles (from initial ideas, through storyboarding and planning to delivery, testing and maintenance) and enjoy troubleshooting technology projects. Experience of PHP, Laravel and MySQL are all preferable. The requirement for strong technical skills is imperative for this role, as is the ability to solve problems, multi-task and work efficiently. Evidence will be sought for code samples or GitHub profiles or links to projects/websites you have created. Please provide relevant links in the application form. Familiarity with server setup and security, and version control, testing and unix systems is desirable, as is a sound understanding of UX and UI In return you will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including 33 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays), a 15% employer contribution pension scheme (with the option for flexibility - to increase contributions or draw down as salary) with training and development, as well as a range of recreational facilities. You may have experience of the following: Web Developer, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Graduate Developer, UI, UX, Computer Science, Junior Developer etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.
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