Senior DeveloperThe Role
We have ambitious plans for our price comparison products both improving our current online experiences and for new product verticals. We work to a flat structured team removing ego and status to quickly iterate, test, deploy and learn from our ideas. Our Developers build compelling user journeys and use technology to solve real comparison problems for our customers.
As a Developer in our Team you will be confident working anywhere in the dev stack. We look for entrepreneurial spirit, surrounding you with skilled and articulate technical peers to bounce ideas off. Our team encompasses integrated UX and Product specialist roles. The Team is constantly challenged to build the best products. You should have a passion for building sites that solve real problems for a user.
You should be are looking for articulate, passionate and driven. You need to be open to new approaches and feel comfortable supporting your opinions to your peers. You are friendly, approachable and intelligent.
You are a technologist, a people person, and a professional and passionate about writing great code to solve complex problems and have an active role and say in growing the business.
You are will report to the Technical Lead.
broadbandchoices.co.uk is a rapidly growing, multi award-winning business with over 45 staff based in our central London offices. We have an ambitious, entrepreneurial approach and an exceptional team of employees.
Our websites generate over 1 million unique visitors a month and are home to the UK’s largest Ofcom accredited broadband comparison service. Over 40 established online brands including Confused.com, GoCompare.com and Tesco Phone Shop use our technology platform to power their own telecoms comparison services.
broadbandchoices.co.uk is wholly owned by Decision Technologies Limited (a Tech Track 100 Company), a profitable privately funded business, backed by the British Growth Fund (BGF). We currently operate in three international territories (Spain, Germany and UK).
BroadbandChoices.co.uk has a fun, fast paced and energetic culture. We follow the LEAN methodology, embrace ‘no-estimates’ and employ a highly skilled team of full stack Senior Developers. We adopt new technology and systemically remove technical debt. We focus on working software delivered to end users as our measure for success. We apply cutting edge KPI driven development practices while still upholding the principles of the Agile Manifesto and Test Driven Development practices.
We are proud of our Codebase and Products and passionately believe in our technology as the continued driver to our company’s growth.
We believe that great people are at the centre of our continued success.
• 25 days holiday per year
• Additional paid day holiday on your birthday
• Sabbatical after 5 years’ service
• Flexible working
• “Monthly mingles” – regular social events
• Pension scheme
• Annual season ticket loan
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Cash discount for gym membership
• Child Care Voucher scheme
They keyword bit… Useful skills
• • Full stack developer
• Advanced experience with TDD, BDD and SOLID principles
• Advanced experience implementing Continuous Integration (TeamCity or similar)
• Advanced experience of C# and the MVC framework.
• Proven experience in customer facing web sites
• Good working knowledge of IOC and ORM systems
• Strong communication skills
• Pragmatic approach and fast delivery of product
• Kanban or Scrum or LEAN experience
• Desirable - Experience with Jasmine JS Unit testing
• Desirable - Knowledge of NoSQL databases
To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with an indication of your current salary or salary expectations.
You must have the right to work in the EU/UK as the company is not able to sponsor visas.
Please note due to the volume of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.