Location: Abingdon


Industry: Information Technology

Job posted: 16/04/2019

OX Seven: Developer

Our partner are the leading voice and technology brand in their field, working with the world’s biggest retailers they’ve made massive moves already – you’ll have seen their equipment when you’re out shopping.

With huge plans for the next year, they’re looking for a Developer to be a key part of their transition from hardware company to a leading edge software house. You’ll be based in a purpose-built office on an impressive science tech business park with like minded people.

Currently at a headcount around 30, they plan on tripling this by 2020. If you’re looking for a company who have defined goals, know what they want and how they’ll achieve it – come in and build your department.

What you’ll do:

Reporting to the Dev Team Lead, you will be responsible for building the products that will take software from a small, single product to a full portfolio. This is a hands-on role in a fast-paced start-up environment, and you will have the opportunity to make a massive difference by:

  • Building greenfield products, the right way
  • Work in an agile environment with Testers and Product Owners to build great quality products
  • Have a say in technical architecture and broader tech environment
  • You’ll be happy cutting code for the majority of your time, whilst able to communicate with other people in the team freely and frequently
  • You will have a focus on getting things done and closing the deliverables

What you’ll bring:

You will be genuinely fascinated by technology, have a strong customer focus (you’ll be their voice) and ideally you will tick as many boxes as possible across their current tech stack:

  • Frontend: React, Redux, Sagas
  • Backend: NodeJS/MQTT/Express/Feathers/RethinkDB

You’ll also have some of the following:

  • JS and component-based JS frameworks
  • Tools such as Webpack or Parcel
  • CSS, SCSS, PostCSS or LESS
  • Databases (primarily NoSQL)
  • Working with real-time data
  • Writing automated tests / TDD
  • BDD / Gherkin / Cucumber / Selenium / Cypress
  • Working in CI environment
  • Knowledge of UI usability, web applications, and responsive designs
  • Strong user-focus
  • Understand the need to communicate progress and share challenges within the team

What you’ll get:

  • Full time, Monday to Friday – 37.5 hours
  • Up to £55,000 DOE
  • 25-50% company bonus scheme – extremely realistic to hit the top end
  • 25 days holiday plus your bank holidays
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity
  • Life assurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Personal training & development budget

To discuss the role of Developer further, please apply for this role and we will call you back at our earliest convenience. We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate against protected characteristics. Every application is valued, and we will let you know the outcome of your application (positive or negative) via phone or e-mail. If you would like clarity on any decisions, we are more than happy to provide feedback on your application.



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