Software Developer - Chester

Recruiter
B C T Resourcing
Location
Chester
Salary
£35,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Software Developer
Location: Chester
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

Client is one of the UK's leading independent holiday cottage rental providers.
We are passionate about technology, its at the heart of everything we do. Were eager to experiment with new technology and because of this we are leveraging technologies such as React Native, Docker and Elasticsearch in production.

We are looking for a software engineer to implement technical solutions that fulfill the commercial ambitions of the business. You will be working with our bespoke property management platform, which enables us to onboard, support and maintain the holiday cottages in our portfolio, as well as new platforms that we create to meet the dynamic needs of the market.
You will be working in a team of up to 6 developers, reporting to a technical product owner. You will also be collaborating with a wider technology team of more than thirty talented colleagues including Business Analysts, Test Engineers, Business Intelligence developers, as well as stakeholders outside of the department, to deliver robust, commercially substantial projects.

Responsibilities:
Create well crafted, scalable and resilient solutions used both by colleagues and the public.
Own the delivery of software into the business.
Participate in sprint planning to deliver regular iterations, and retrospectives to improve our processes.
Promote software development best practices.
Perform exploratory work to investigate new technologies that we can leverage to solve business problems, as well as well as sizing changes to our existing platform.
Reviewing colleagues code submissions, coaching enhancements, encouraging standards and identifying bugs.
Collaborate with business stakeholders to clarify ambiguous requirements and taking corrective action for issues in production.

Essential Experience
At least 3 years development experience in a commercial setting
Experience of PHP MVC frameworks such as Laravel.
Experience of Test Driven Development
Object Oriented Code and using SOLID principles
A strong grasp of basic MySQL (Joins, Groups)
Experience of foundational front end technology e.g Javascript, HTML, CSS
Experience of Agile development methodologies e.g. Scrum

Desirable Experience
Exposure to Continuous Delivery & Integration
Experience of a Javascript frameworks such as AngularJS, ReactJS or React Native
Front end styling frameworks such as SASS & Bootstrap
Understanding of advanced MySQL (Stored Procedures)
UNIX Command line
Experience with Amazon Web Services
An understanding of microservice architectures and experience with REST APIs
Docker containers

KEY SKILLS
3 years development experience in a commercial setting, Experience of PHP MVC frameworks such as Laravel, Test Driven Development

If you have further inquiries about this role, please dont hesitate to contact our office at: 0203--371--7671
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