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somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world

Are you up to the challenge?

Software Developer

Full time, permanent

Salary: £28,290-£35,772 p.a. (depending on experience)

Home based with ability to travel to St Neots, Cambridgeshire

Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world.

Are you up to the challenge?

Here at Energise it’s not just a job, it’s a commitment to a more sustainable way of living. We are flexible, hardworking and not afraid to push boundaries. Our employees are encouraged to become the best they can be.

 

We are looking to expand our team and are seeking to employ someone who can not only do ‘The Job’ but questions it and then seeks to improve it.

 

We are currently seeking a Software Developer to join our growing team. To achieve success in the role you will need to work effectively, have good communication & problem-solving skills, and the ability to work with complex software while seeing the wider picture.

Are you:​

  • able to build great relationships on a foundation of trust, respect and vulnerability?

  • a natural problem solver and solution finder?

  • a self-starter and able to use your own initiative?

  • passionate about sustainability, and excited about what we do and how you could contribute to that?

  • efficient in your use of time?

  • friendly and approachable?

  • committed to personal growth and professional development?

  • ready to cause good trouble?

  •  If you answered yes to all the above, then read on…

The Role
 

As a Software Developer you will help design, build and implement software to support Energise’s mission to be the catalyst for 1% of the UK to go Net Zero by 2025. You will support us in developing our end to end Net Zero solutions and mobile engagement platform(s) to deliver Net Zero for Corporates, SMEs, Individuals & Families, and Communities. You will work with a high level of autonomy, whilst also combining as a close collaborative unit with two existing colleagues who have supported this area part time to solve challenges and guarantee success. 

As part of this role, you will be expected to:

  • Provide insight on front end technologies and approaches

  • Oversee the analysis, data modelling, technical and functional design of our software development project(s)

  • Design, develop, enhance, debug, and implement interactive web applications

  • Research, test, build, and coordinate the conversion and/or integration of new public-facing products based on client requirements

  • Resolve problems with software and respond to suggestions for improvements and enhancements

  • Code and modify documents; review API documentation for accuracy

  • Perform code analysis, code reviews, and software reliability analysis

  • Produce fully functional mobile applications writing clean code

  • Gather specific requirements and suggest solutions

  • Research and suggest new mobile products, applications and protocols

  • Stay up to date with new technology trends

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Experience & Qualifications required

  • ​Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience is required

  • Minimum 3+ years’ front-end experience developing in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

  • Hands-on experience working with common JavaScript frameworks and libraries

  • Experience with UI/UX design

  • Experience in mobile application development

  • Experience of releasing applications to the App Store and/or the Android market

  • Full development life cycle experience from requirements analysis through coding and release

  • Proven experience developing, testing, documenting and releasing mission-critical software

  • Solid understanding of API design and implementation

  • Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment, which includes discussions around creative reviews, giving and receiving constructive feedback to and from fellow team members and clients

Desirable Attributes

  • Experience leveraging back-end technologies to integrate server-side capabilities into front-end code such as REST, JSON, ASP.NET, SQL Server etc.

  • Experience with ZOHO Creator and the ZOHO suite of applications

  • Languages:         JavaScript
    Frameworks:      React, Vue, AngularJS, Node.js, .NET
    Databases:          SQL Server

Package

  • ​Salary of £28,290– £35,772 (dependent on experience)

  • Pension Scheme

  • 30 days holiday (inc Public holidays), rising to 32 after 3 years' continuous service

  • Bonus scheme (employee and company-performance related)

  • Additional benefits information is available on our Good To Know page.

How to Apply

If you feel this role is for you and you have the relevant experience, passion and enthusiasm, please email your CV and cover letter stating why you should be considered for this position to Carol Metherell at hr@energise.com. Please write "I'm the Software Developer you're looking for" in the email subject field.

Deadline is Sunday, 8th of November 2020.

Energise is committed to a policy of diversity, equity and inclusion in its recruitment process. We actively and consciously seek to recruit without bias on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, disability, beliefs (religious or other), age or sexual orientation of that employee.

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Colmworth Business Park,

St Neots,

Cambs

PE19 8ER

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