Digital Developer (Ruby, Front/Back End, Outside)

GSA Techsource Ltd
London (East)
£450-525 Per Day - Outside IR35
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The successful candidate will be joining the Group and Transform Content and at a sub-team level, the publisher data and content tools team. They will have a critical role in delivering the team`s Quarter 1 mission. Role Profile: Design, create and improve new and existing products, platforms and transactions across the organisation. Have strong skills in front-end or back-end web developer (or both) and be ready to quickly get to work within a multi-disciplinary team of developers, designers, editors, and analysts focussed on one or more products or projects. Build web and mobile products to serve a variety of users` needs. Implement APIs for internal and external use. Build up a useful, robust automated test suite to support a Continuous Deployment environment. Share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider team, both developers and non-developers. Take part in 2nd-line support of applications and platforms. Experience: Experience in front-end and/or back-end development, with detailed knowledge of at least one programming language: Significant experience in using Ruby, Central Government Experience Understanding of software design principles Ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques A systematic approach to solving problems Experience of using testing to validate solutions Understanding of agile environments and version control Basic understanding about web security an awareness of technologies used for web applications, e.g databases, backups CDNs and search, and of Unix-like operating systems, eg Linux and/or Mac OS experience of working on, or with web technologies To be considered for this role please submit your application by 17:00 pm on Thursday 2nd November. GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.
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