Your core duties will include supporting the Head of Technical Development in producing specification documentation and undertaking the build process, either in isolation or part of a team, of primarily internal web-based tools which process extremely large datasets. The role is suited to someone with a keen interest in search marketing, systems development and big data.

What you'll be doing:

  • Developing applications using a high coding standard
  • Solving of business problems through technology
  • Undertaking quality assurance and user testing
  • Working to and enforcing best industry practices
  • Ensuring both team and project deadlines are met
  • Providing technical expertise to ensure that solutions meet business requirements
  • Helping to identify issues and maintaining existing system stability
  • Engaging with the team to ensure knowledge and best practice is shared
  • Proposing improvements to team processes

What you'll need:

  • A proven record of producing high quality applications
  • Skilled in PHP 5.0, Apache, Linux, Zend, MySQL, XML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • A strong understanding of general web and development standards
  • Experience with version control systems (SVN, GIT) and cloud technologies (AWS)
  • IT related degree or equivalent commercial experience is preferred
  • Be able to work well within a team
  • Proactive approach to work
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • A keen interest in search marketing, systems development and big data
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, predominantly Excel, and Atlassian software, predominantly JIRA, would be deemed beneficial