- Developer
11 April 2018 X

Software Developer–

Salary Negotiable
Location London W1
Type Permanent
Sector Digital IT

About the post–

POST– are on the hunt for a Software Developer to work for one of the UK's largest property portals who aim to empower the UK’s decisions around property.

We are looking for a Software Developer who is up for the challenge of meeting the high expectations of users and customers through the creation of top-notch software. Thier Software Developers are self-motivated and passionate about using the right technology to build the best solutions. They are the creative brains behind the design, optimisation, and maintenance of their many high-traffic applications, both web, and mobile.

You will be working within a close-knit multi-skilled agile team who are collectively responsible for the quality of the end product

A typical week as a developer might involve:

  • Pairing with another developer to develop code across the whole technology stack from front-end CSS through application Java to back-end SQL
  • Collaborating with your team to find solutions that satisfy millions of users and tens of thousands of agents
  • Helping your team decide which features you’re going to deliver in this sprint, and balancing how you will maintain the applications you are responsible for reviewing other developers’ code and debating different options
  • Investigating, prototyping and promoting the latest emergent technologies
  • Helping to make applications faster and more stable
  • Sharing your latest passion with the wider community

What we need from you–

  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Likes to write code that explains itself
  • Promote TDD and are passionate about delivering well-tested quality solutions
  • Looks to share their knowledge with the rest of the team
  • Cares how your code performs in the real world
  • Ask questions and use the experience of those around you
  • Likes to debate the merits of different coding solutions
  • Take the initiative when you spot an opportunity for improvement
  • Commercial experience of writing web applications with Java
  • Experience with JavaScript, particularly in building client-side applications
  • Good knowledge of Spring, Hibernate, and SQL
  • Experience of iOS or Android development - we develop all our mobile apps in-house 
  • Agile development experience including estimating stories and short iterations

Ultimately, they care much more about the person you are, how you think and approach things, than a list of qualifications and buzzwords on a CV. Even if you can’t say ‘yes’ to all of the above, but are smart, self-motivated and passionate about delivering great websites then get in touch.

What you’ll get–

  • Competitive negotiable salary
  • 25 days holiday  
  • Private health cover for yourself and immediate family
  • Cash plan scheme for those costly dental, optical and physio appointments for yourself and immediate family
  • Life assurance (4x basic salary)
  • Contributory stakeholder pension scheme
  • Opportunity to participate in sharesave schemes
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Interest-free season ticket loan
  • Eye test voucher
  • Fruit and endless coffee and tea

If you are interested in this job, please submit your CV or get in touch with us ASAP.

This job is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details and more job opportunities.