Web Systems Developer

Red Gate Software
Cambridge, United Kingdom

About Red Gate Software

Red Gate is very proud to be in the Sunday Times 'Best Companies to Work For' list for seven years in a row! We've also won the Sunday Times Special Award for Giving Something Back and are previous winners and nominees for the Special Awards in Wellbeing and Innovation in Engagement Practice. We're especially proud to be the highest ranked Cambridge company year after year and to be the highest ranked software development company of our size.

People at Red Gate work in software engineering, test engineering, usability, technical communications, product management, product support, information systems, sales, marketing, human resources, finance, office services, administration and management.

Job summary

Red Gate is looking for an experienced Web Systems Developer who will take a lead role in developing our world-class software systems in-house. As one of Red Gate's experts in web technologies, we'll expect you to work designing architectures, user interfaces, and software systems that support all aspects of the business. We'll need you to have experience in building multi-tier software systems and will expect that writing high-quality, maintainable code and unit tests will be second nature to you.

You'll work closely with your equally talented and innovative team members as well as with some of the most skilled and dynamic engineers, testers, authors, user experience specialists, project, and product managers in the business. Red Gate practices agile development and has been awarded "best use of agile in the private sector" in the 2012 UK Agile Awards.

We're moving increasingly into offering SaaS products to our customers, as well as using services for our internal systems. We want to provide world class offerings in this area; if you want to help us get there and you've got what we’re looking for, just upload your CV and covering letter to apply.

Skills & Requirements

What makes you a Red Gate Web Systems Developer?

•What you don't know about ASP.NET MVC, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and IIS isn't worth knowing. •Your coding ability is excellent and you have experience of building and maintaining multi-tiered software systems. •You're a real ambassador for your profession and love sharing your knowledge and experience with others. •You've worked in a team of people so you're used to meeting agreed goals and working together to achieve tasks. •You love continually refining and improving the stuff you or your team are working on whenever you can.

What experience do you have?

•You’ve got a good technical degree (2.1 or above) or you've got other relevant experience. •You've coded extensively. •You've built and maintained multi-tier software systems.

What would really help?

•Experience of delivering SaaS systems would be a significant advantage. •An awareness of agile development principles would be a significant advantage.

What’s the package?

•A great benefits package. •You’ll work about 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday, with flexible work time. •Salary is between £35,000 to £45,000 depending upon your experience. •Starting ASAP.

How to apply

Please apply via our website: http://www.red-gate.com/our-company/careers/current-opportunities/web-application-developer

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