Learning Curve Group
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is the dominant provider of website building tools, online marketing, lead generation and ecommerce solutions for the small business.

Description of Role

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic developer to join the team. You will be building APIs, websites and processes to manage the data of millions of small businesses around the world.

They are a small, tight-knit team of people who deliver top-quality work in rapid iterations. They believe that being a good developer is much more than just being able to write code and are looking for someone who is able to contribute at all stages of development, from initial design and analysis right through to testing and quality assurance.

Essential skills / experience

  • 2+ years of development experience with PHP and Node.JS (or native JavaScript)

  • Experience of mySQL and NoSQL (Preferably CouchDB) databases

  • Comfortable using HTML5 and CSS3

  • Comfortable working with common data structures such as JSON and XML

  • Comfortable working with 3rd party APIs

  • Understanding of RESTful APIs

Desired skills / experience

  • Experience building "API first" applications

  • Experience working in an Agile process

  • Experience of building and maintaining automated tests

  • Experience of building large and scalable applications

  • Knowledge of MVC (and similar separations of concerns)

  • Comfortable in a unix environment (unix/linux/Mac OS)

  • Comfortable with Git version control

If you would like to kick-start the next step in your career then apply now!