Junior Software Engineer for award-winning Edtech company

at NurseryBook in Bath

(₤16000 - ₤20000 per year)

Do you have a passion for software development and a thirst to gain real world experience working on an application that aims to give children the best possible start in life?

Fancy being part of a small, highly collaborative team where you can have a positive impact on the future of children’s early years development? We’re looking for someone with a passion for software development to join us and provide technical expertise to our customer support team.

What you’ll do day to day

  • Investigate and resolve support queries e.g. data analysis, application issues or database related
  • Resolve defects in our existing web applications
  • Provide technical expertise to the customer support team
  • Develop tools to improve the effectiveness of customer support
  • Improve our documentation and support materials
  • Test new software features & assist the QA process
  • Gain commercial experience and learn best practises in software engineering

We’re looking for an individual

  • Who can communicate clearly and effectively within a team
  • Who is a recent graduate in IT or Computer Science related degree – however you don’t have to have a degree for the role – we are looking for people who can demonstrate their passion for software development
  • Has a logical approach to problem solving and knows writing more code isn’t always the answer
  • Has a great attitude, even when faced with challenging situations
  • Demonstrates a passion for software development. Loves to code and always has side-projects on the go
  • With an awareness of software development practices such as refactoring, debugging, TDD and version control
  • Driven to learn and keep up to date with latest technologies

Technologies you’re familiar with

  • PHP
  • JavaScript (ideally NodeJS)
  • MySQL
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • JSON & XML
  • Git
  • Linux servers in the Cloud

About Us
Kinderly is an award-winning Edtech company based in London and Bath. We provide a software solution that supports childcare professionals to be at their best in capturing, recording and sharing a child’s progress so that more children have a better start in life and parents are more in touch with their development.

Perks of the role

  • As a small company we are a friendly team and have flexible working hours.
  • You can be assured that your contribution to the company will be valued highly and make a great impact to our development.
  • This is a brilliant opportunity for those wishing to develop their skills and gain commercial experience with a variety of tools and programming languages.
  • Remote working as well as access to a vibrant and eclectic central London or a Bath office, both with regular social and networking events
  • Competitive salary around £20,000.

If this sounds like you and believe that we could be a match, send us a short letter of introduction, your CV and a link to your portfolio, Github or wherever else demonstrates your abilities, no later than 16th June 2017

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Published at 17 May 2017
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