Back End Developer - Daisie

Digital, Media & Technology

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 14/08/2017

We’re a very newly founded Social Platform Startup for creatives, on the outskirts of Brighton (with parking!) We plan to launch in January.

Things are in the very early days, and we’re just beginning to build our team. You will have the pleasure of working in a really exciting area of technology and will be guaranteed challenging projects and the chance to continually learn and grow.

In short if you are a bit crazy about building the web we would love to have a quick chat with you about working together.

Job Description:

Are you a talented and creative developer? Do you know when to use jQuery and when to go vanilla? Are you driven by creating great code, that incorporates usability? Can you make decisions based on the company as a whole?

Do you want to work on an exciting idea that will pose a great challenge, with an exciting team and an opportunity to put your stamp on a global product?

This role will be working on cutting edge technology which focuses on customer UI usability, it would be a great added bonus to have some additional front end experience. 

You need to be highly motivated to help code a great mobile app, and site.

Skills Range:


- Proficiency in at least one server side language: i.e. Node.js, Ruby on Rails or modern PHP (for example Laravel)
- Proficiency with modern client-side Javascript, ES2016 & beyond.
- Complete understanding of HTML & CSS and common CSS patterns such as BEM
- Proficiency with at least 1 database system (i.e. MySQL or Postgres)
- Some server management experience with Linux based systems


- JS framework experience (React, Vue.js) and server-side rendering
- Webpack/Gulp/Build Tooling
- CSS pre-processors such as SASS, or post-processors like PostCSS
- A knowledge of design tooling such as Illustrator, Sketch, etc
- A good eye for design and detail
- A working knowledge of AWS
- iOS app development

We’re looking for someone with a few years experience in a web development role or may have just completed a software/web development degree or similar.

Person Specification:

We are looking for a Back End Website Developer to become a core role in our team and assist us in the creation of our website. The right candidate will handle the time constraints we have and will be rewarded as one of the first team members.

Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Salary: £35,000
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

We’re a small team, working in a fun & relaxed environment.

Great Startup culture - Co-Founded by an influential ‘creative’ in the film industry. (You'll know her!)

In terms of salary it is very dependent on your skills so please get in touch and we can work something out.


No agencies please

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