Are you a Junior Software Engineer with a passion for creating great software? Would you like to join a growing company and experienced team? At Compare the Market we look to push the boundaries with new technologies so that we can deliver the very best for our customers. We value everyone’s opinion in building top class software and this role is a great opportunity to learn something new every day.
Is this you?
Working in an agile environment you’ll be developing first class web solutions in a product team using cutting edge technology. This is a highly flexible role, as you’ll working within the operations team, but working with many other agile product teams and developers. You’ll learn our infrastructure and understand how to deliver value to your fellow developers, by solving a wide-range of issues in collaboration with them and your own team. It can’t be stressed enough, this is an opportunity to solve issues which enable us to deliver faster and more effectively to our customers. You’ll receive support necessary to excel and be given the flexibility to solve issues using the tech which is appropriate.
Your day starts with quick stand up where you and your team look at yesterday’s achievements and discuss what will be done today. You will take user stories and work up elegant solutions, often pairing with colleagues to produce the highest quality code. You will be crucial to the success of your team because of your ideas as well as your code and you’ll be contributing to the evolving culture of innovation, enthusiasm and passion that exists at comparethemarket.com
What will it take?
You may have been performing a similar role in a forward thinking company or perhaps you are a recent graduate with an excellent programming based degree but little work experience. Maybe you have been frustrated working for a firm who talked agile at the outset but failed to deliver on the promise – whatever your background you will have some experience of cutting code in a team environment. You will be a great communicator with a passion for technology and great attention to detail. When we meet you will be able to demonstrate some if not all of the following skills and experience:
- Desirable knowledge of NodeJS, Ruby, Python and Golang
- Understanding of the principles of agile development and drive value
- Able to work well in a team
- Capable of building relationships effectively across the Tech community
- Enthusiastic and passionate about technology
- Great communication skills
- Innovative, Self-Motivated and with a positive attitude
Why choose us?
The benefits package is excellent and comprehensive; as a Junior Software Engineer you will earn a competitive salary and you will be part of a Staff Reward scheme that could yield additional payments. We offer a contributory pension, life assurance, and range of other benefits that you would expect from a good employer. In this role you will have the opportunity to work with some outstanding people in a fun and thriving environment.
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