Junior Connector Developer
- South East England
- Based on experience.
- Full Stack Development, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering
- Contract Type
Cyclr is a rapidly growing company that provides low code embedded integrations for other SaaS businesses globally.
We are seeking talented individuals to join our growing Connector Development team. The role suits an individual that is technically minded and able to read technical documentation, as a large part of the challenge is understanding a vendor's documentation translating this to build a connector to the API.
Our Connector Library is one of our most valuable assets: it needs constant organising, refinement, and perfection.
Connectors enable our users to integrate different applications with our drag and drop interface. The connector creation process requires taking existing connectivity and standardising it within our connector creation suite.
As a Junior Connector Developer you will be responsible for creating connectors for hundreds of the world’s most popular SaaS applications. Your work will be loved by thousands of users.
You’re technical but…
You may not yet have experience working in a development environment.
Although you are not a programmer, or had previous commercial development experience, you will need to have a desire to work in the IT and development arena.
This may be that you have coded an application or two, previously worked with a website, worked with a CRM system, or even just created a complex spreadsheet.
The important thing is that you have the ability to read and understand technical documentation. Then an investigative and logical approach to applying this understanding, creating connectors to vendors systems.
You’re a team player
We live in Slack and video chat to plan, organise, report, test and generally ensure the smooth progress of projects. You should be able to summarise your thoughts into effective communication.
The role will focus on Connector Development and Workflow Development with occasional customer interaction.
For the right candidate the role has multiple routes for progression within our team.
We’re a young business
It will be exciting, things will evolve quickly, and you will get experience working on diverse projects. You will learn a lot and be able to have a meaningful impact on where Cyclr is heading.
You will need to understand Cyclr’s full capabilities and its significance in the wider market. Conversations with users, partners and colleagues, could lead to radical changes to features.
We value ideas above all else: we expect everyone to be on the pulse of the technology we are integrating.
Reading and understanding API technical documentation, selecting the features of an API that are important and useful to our users
Working with API’s to create and maintain our connectors to cloud systems
Creating simple and accurate names and descriptions for API methods.
Maintaining and updating documentation around your work
Work with our testing team to satisfy end-to-end testing of connectors.
Providing occasional technical support to existing and prospective clients
Flexible and confident; you need to make this role your own
Ability to learn / right attitude
Able to read and understand technical documentation
Investigative approach to get things to work
Knowledge of RESTful APIs
Knowledge of GraphQL APIs
Communication for client facing work
Working at Cyclr
We set-out to be a flexible and adaptable employer. We believe that the best teams perform off the back of their own application and initiative, and not because they are all made to fit in the same box. The most important thing to us is that you perform your role, deliver against expectation and that you are happy. We expect you to be responsible at work and to this end we offer a high degree of responsibility when it comes to some of the more standard terms of employment.
At Cyclr we strive to:
Rise as high as we can and get the world to embrace our vision
Accept nothing is impossible and continually incrementally improve
Recruit based on competence, capability, attitude and potential
Work as a team to achieve our goals
Treat customers as partners and respect the importance of our application as a foundation to their own commercial success
Promote the wellbeing of our people and recognise the importance of family and life outside of work
Diversity and inclusion
We are an equal opportunities employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and believe that a diverse and inclusive team has a positive impact on our products and services.
Competitive salary depending on experience and location
We welcome candidates from across the South East and have offices in East Croydon, Eastbourne and Brighton that our staff can access anytime, alongside remote working where preferred.
Our core hours are 9-5, Monday-Friday but we are open to flexible working requests.
A competitive salary based upon your experience and an annual salary review
A choice of office locations to work from, or the option to work at home
Family-friendly flexible working patterns
An uncapped flexible holiday allowance and a mandatory day off on your birthday
Auto-enrolment to our pension scheme
The opportunity to develop your skills in a rapidly growing company and a healthy learning and development budget
Enhanced maternity and paternity leave for new parents
Travel expenses paid when staff are traveling beyond their usual assigned office location.
A generous referral bonus scheme if you can help us find other great teammates
Plenty of team rewards as we hit our growth targets
Please send your CV and a short introduction, specifying the role for which you are applying, to firstname.lastname@example.org
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