Web Developer / Mobile Applications

Location
Manchester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
10 Mar 2017
Ref
00064557
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This "tech for good" agency works on a range of exciting and life-changing digital projects, including building

- apps to make sex workers safer,
- apps to help prevent trips and falls in older people,
- apps to make it easy to donate unwanted goods to charity,
- web-based platforms to help the community access under-utilised resources like transport and venues,
platforms to help businesses and investors measure their impact on society
…and so much more.

They are looking for a web developer with a minimum of 2 years' experience building web and mobile applications to join them in creating these apps, services and business-critical systems for organisations across the country.

Duties

- Liaise with Project Team members and clients
- Create application and database design & architecture
- Estimate tasks and contribute to project features
- Work with cross-discipline teams
- Build bespoke applications and services
- Setup and maintain CMS, CRM systems

Desired skills / experience

- Be self-motivated with a positive "can do" attitude
- Experience with one or more of the following languages and platforms: .Net, PHP, JavaScript, Android (Java), iOS (swift, objective c, Cordova
- Experience with MVC, MVVM and other design patterns
- An understanding of the build chain process
- An understanding / experience of the Secure Development Life Cycle
- Use of DVCS such as Git or Mercurial
- Ability to understand, maintain and extend existing projects.
- Experience with language and cross platform development frameworks
- Have excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills, strong organisational skills and a keen eye for detail.

Additional but not essential
- Experience of XHTML / HTML5 / CSS3
- Experience using APIs such as Flickr, PayPal, MailChimp
- Experience of (or a desire to) develop for mobile devices.
- Experience working in a cross discipline development team.

Benefits

They offer a market rate salary with a great flexible benefits package which includes:

- flexible working, including opportunities to work from home;
- staff perks including free mobile phone insurance, money off high street and online shopping, food and experiences;
- childcare vouchers and nursery scheme;
- eyecare vouchers;
- salary sacrifice schemes for tax efficient ways to pay for cycling, gym membership and car parking;
- 28 days' holiday;
- workplace pension;
- paid sickness, compassionate and emergency leave.

You'll be able to choose to work on either a Mac or PC to work in their bright and airy office in Manchester's Northern Quarter, which is within walking distance of all major train, tram and bus stations.

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