Software developer - Full stack

Visual Education
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for developers to work on our educational software product Wordwall. You can visit the site at to check it out.

We follow principles of lean software development; using continuous deployment and extensive automated testing to support this. We take pride in our code and strive to follow best practices.

Experience working with all of the following technologies is essential:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Javascript

Experience or knowledge of any of the following would be advantageous.

  • Strongly typed OOP languages (e.g. C#, Java or C++)
  • C# ASP.NET
  • Adobe CS
  • UX design / usability studies
  • Ability to make stuff look great; an eye for design
  • Web-driver based testing
  • Web analytics
  • Unit testing
  • jQuery
  • SQL databases
  • Games design
  • Mobile and responsive sites
  • Scalability and resilience

We're a small team with big ambitions. So we're looking for people who are comfortable with challenging work, minimal hand-holding and would go out of their mind if they had to spend their days working on CMS websites. We won't ask you to work late and flexible hours can be negotiated, but expect to give the job 100% when you are in.

Our team currently has two developers on this project and we would like to recruit two more. The ideal candidates would be full-stack developers who are willing to get stuck in on any aspect of the project.

The salary range we are offering is £30k to £35k. Our ideal candidates would have between 2 and 5 years experience. If you contribute to our success, you can expect a bonus on top your basic pay.

Our company, Visual Education Ltd, is based at the Baltic Creative complex in Liverpool ( We have been making educational technology for the past 10 years; has been live since Sept 2016.