Developer - Smarter Shows

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 08/05/2018

Smarter Shows is a dynamic international exhibitions and conference organiser based in central Brighton. With a portfolio of technology-focused exhibitions and conferences in the US and Germany spanning a range of industries, we are a team of 40+ based in a Brighton office located 2 minutes from Churchill Square and 5 minutes’ walk from Brighton mainline train station.

Job Description:

We are now looking for a Developer to join our ambitious technical team on a full time, permanent contract. The role primarily consists of working in an agile environment in the developing and improving the CMS, taking a lead in the development of a wide range of innovative event technologies and company technology infrastructure. Current projects include an all event encompassing mobile app, integrating event technologies to the website and bringing Smarter Shows in line with GDPR practices.

Skills Range:

Required Skills :

• JavaScript / AngularJS
• Working knowledge of PHP / mySQL
• Experience with JAVA ideally working knowledge with Salesforce APEX and building APIs.
• Keen interest in the web and familiar with current trends and practices

Desirable skills:

• Experience with the Modx CMS platform (OR similar PHP open source CMS such as Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal etc)
• Salesforce APEX / Visualforce / Lightning
• Bootstrap - CSS Frameworks
• Version control (GIT)
• Working knowledge of SEO
• Ionic - Mobile App Development
• Firebase
• Knowledge of Agile methodologies
• Experience working with Event technology and the requirements would be an asset.

Person Specification:

The successful applicant must be flexible, able to work in a fast paced environment and adapt to the continually growing requirements for the company. Applicants should be keen to learn, able to use their initiative, be passionate about the web and associated technologies and keen to keep up to date with current industry trends.

Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Attendance: Full-Time
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