Location: Cheshire Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Sector: IT Specialism:
Type: Permanent - Full Time Contact: Rebekah Thomas
We have a new opportunity within our IT department for a Developer to work within our expanding development team. Main responsibility will be to develop the website, applications and supporting services ensuring a consistently high level of quality.  Working within a development scrum team you will be developing new code and maintaining existing code ensuring that standards and principles are followed. You will be working alongside BA's, technical leads, developers and QA testers to create and review stories and features.
What’s In It for you…
  • Competitive salary, bonus scheme and Company pension
  • A great Company culture
  • Your birthday off
  • Flexi-time
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Generous staff discount 
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • And tons more…
If you’re looking for an exciting role where you can use cutting edge technologies and share your ideas within a social and friendly work environment whilst vastly increase your business skills and knowledge at the same time, this is the role for you. 
Your day-to-day duties and responsibilities will include: 
  • Understanding the agile ceremonies with the ability to perform good and accurate estimation of work items/story pointing
  • Refining for estimates and acceptance criteria
  • Remaining approachable at all times and always happy to help colleagues with issues
  • Demonstrating an intermediate level of communication, clearly and accurately (written/verbal) with business stakeholders/Product Owners/users, customers and suppliers.  Actively communicating at all levels using the appropriate media.
  • Ensuring that development standards and principles are followed
  • Keeping up to date with knowledge of all development processes including industry standard branching/merging strategies, software development lifecycles and the principles around configuration, encryption and security
  • Performing peer reviews on code to ensure that development and security principles are followed.
About You: 
Interested?  To be considered you will need: 
  • Commercial experience in the full SDLC developing web-based solutions (Inc. applications and supporting services)
  • Experience in asynchronous processing, multi-threaded execution and scaling software
  • Experience using TDD and BDD and developing with up to 100% unit test coverage
  • An awareness of schemas for relational database or object stores and understands when to use each
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of automation and the CI/CD process and consider operational requirements when developing solutions
Ideal candidates would demonstrate an interest and curiosity in new technologies, methodologies, best practices, self-development, and open-mindedness and would be self-motivated showing a personal responsibility for tasks and like working on a variety of projects.  
 Looking for someone who loves the latest cutting edge tech, who likes a fast-paced ever-changing environment.
The company is extremely cutting edge so someone with cloud-based experience and a degree of automation skills would be an advantage. 
- 25 days holiday + bank holidays + your birthday off
- Option to buy 1 week extra annual leave and sell 3 days back
- Summer Fridays - July and August finish at 3pm on a Friday as long as you have worked your 37.5 hours
- Staff discount - 50%
- Company performance bonus
- Company pension contribution - 5% employee, 4% employer
- Flexi time
- Child care vouchers
- Health care plan
- Discounted leisure membership
- Onsite subsidised canteen
- Free staff parking
- Relaxed dress code