Junior Software Developer

Location
Exeter, Devon, England
Salary
£24000 - £34000 per annum
Posted
22 Dec 2017
Closes
19 Jan 2018
Ref
00076806
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An innovative company that builds market-leading software solutions for travel, transport and leisure markets is looking for a number of development team members. You must be great working in teams and on your own developing, testing, debugging and breaking code. You need a passion for documentation, coding and learning different languages and frameworks.

They work with a number of open source frameworks, stacks, and containers, with hosting provisioned across Rackspace and Amazon among others.

They need an enthusiastic team player, with experience in open source technologies and building websites. Experience in coding is a real must. Any experience with e-commerce is welcomed.

You will preferably have been studying a computer-related discipline, but this will be no barrier to entry as your passion and enthusiasm will shine through.

Essential requirements
- Programming experience in PHP / Mysql or similar
- Demonstrable ability to write clean, concise code with optimised comments
- The ability to understand complex ideas and document them
- Good understanding of web technologies HTML, CSS and JS
- Good understanding of OOP and design patterns

Bonus points
- Experience building solutions for businesses of any size
- Experience in Node, Spring, Laravel and other frameworks
- Understanding of databases and their configuration and optimisation
- Using React on desktop or Mobile
- Experience of Joomla
- Experience with voice recognition and chatbot libraries
- Python experience
- Linux system & Web server management

And don't forget the perks:
- A fast-paced and exciting environment
- The chance to collaborate and innovate with like-minded people at the award-winning Exeter Science Park
- Great office space and facilities including onsite showers, an on-site restaurant and clubs
- Free tea with biscuits (of course), free coffee (the good stuff), free snacks and fruit
- 'Free Fridays' where brunch is on the company!
- Free parking and excellent access to public transport and a cycle to work scheme
- Live and work in the South West - they are only 9 miles from the beach!
- Working hours - Monday to Friday 9am - 5
- 20 days holiday + all bank holidays + 1 extra day for each year with the company
- Pick your own tech set up when you start!