Web Developer / Software Engineer Linux , Graduate

  • Job Reference: BBBH1765
  • Date Posted: 3 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Imperative People
  • Location: Milton Keynes
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: neg, doe,
  • Sector: Software Developer & Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Web Developer, Software Engineer, Linux 12 to 36 months experience but will consider a recent / fresh graduate with good personal projects experience. An exciting opportunity exists for a enthusiastic software engineer to work in web development at a leading technology company based in Milton Keynes.

You will enjoy a mixed role - both supporting the company's website and digital marketing initiatives, and working with engineering teams building converged cloud communications applications.

  • You should have a good degree in Computer Science or a related engineering discipline.

Required Ideal Technical background and capability:

  • System administration and software development on Linux and Windows
  • Experience developing and implementing systems using Bash, Python, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JQuery, SQL, Joomla, AWS
  • Knowledge of Web Security
  • Virtualisation (AWS EC2, VMWare)
  • Database programming (MySQL, SQL Server)
  • Web Services/REST APIs & Cloud Based Applications
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and networking
  • Webpage design

Preferred Technical background:

  • CRM systems (Microsoft Dynamics) & marketing automation
  • GIT, Jira, Agile, Jenkins, Selenium
  • AWS DDB, S3, etc., etc..
  • Python web frameworks (CherryPy, Flask, Django)
  • Browsers (Firefox, Chrome, IE, Edge, etc.)
  • Less important, but useful (SIP, WebRTC, PHP, Wordpress)

Personal qualities required:

  • Software literate. Technically enthusiastic and ambitious.
  • Innovative and creative with an imaginative approach to solving problems.
  • Clarity and conciseness in written and verbal communication
  • Good English language skills (spelling, grammar)
  • Self motivated, versatile and a willingness to learn.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Programming, data migration (SQL) and web technology support for our internal marketing team in implementing a new (internal) CRM with a focus on Digital Marketing
  • Web page and web portal design, development and implementation for company products, both data-centre and cloud based, increasingly incorporating AI and ML (Machine Learning)
  • Development and execution of test plans
  • Providing technical and stakeholder support when necessary
  • Undertaking very occasional national and (more rarely) international travel if required.

The candidate

  • The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, team worker with a creative and imaginative approach to solving problems and good inter-personal skills.
  • Two or more years work experience is desirable, although a more recent graduate with an excellent degree will certainly be considered.

Web Developer, Graduate Developer, Junior Developer, Linux

To apply please send your CV in Word Format with a covering letter detailing your current salary and notice period.