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Thursday, 02 May 2019 10:07

Full-Stack Developer/PHP/Wordpress

 Are you a passionate Full-Stack Developer who enjoys to be challenged?

Are you looking to be part of a team where your skills will be maximised and developed to help you reach the next step in your career?

Our client, a well-established and ambitious Digital Marketing and Web Development Agency, based in Buckinghamshire, is looking for an experienced Full Stack Developer to join them on their exciting journey and the next phase of their development.

In you role as a Full-Stack developer, you will be required to take on the following key tasks:

  • Build complex responsive websites from scratch that looks identical to the provided design.
  • Debug code that may have been produced by other developers.
  • Write bespoke code from scratch as well as working within established frameworks such as WordPress, jQuery and Bootstrap.
  • Meet and communicate clearly and professionally with customers. Sometimes translating technical subjects so that non-technical people can understand.
  • Manage time and projects to ensure that deadlines are met.
  • Identify possible issues within the development of a project and raise these problems with your manager.
  • Write detailed and accurate scoping documents that clearly explain what we will be doing in that project.
  • Provide accurate time estimates for potential work.

 

The successful Developer will have the following demonstrable skills/experience:

  • Expert knowledge of PHP, HTML and CSS.
  • Expert knowledge and highly experienced in WordPress CMS development.
  • Good knowledge of JavaScript, jQuery and Bootstrap.
  • Understanding of FTP, DNS, Name Servers, Domains and Email.
  • Able to develop fully mobile responsive websites.

Other desirable/beneficial skills include:

  • Good knowledge of SASS and SQL Server.
  • Understanding of CLI.
  • Understanding of how to use Adobe Photoshop CC and Microsoft Office.
  • Familiarity of React JS and Gutenberg.
  • Understanding of popular WordPress plugins such as Gravity Forms, Advanced Custom Fields, WP Rocket, Imagify, Divi Builder, Elementor and WP Bakery.

Apply ASAP! This is an opportunity for the right developer to become an integral part of a successful, growing agency where promotion/career progression is a real prospect.

Published in Jobs
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 12:53

Solutions Architect

We are looking for a Solution Architect to join our Digital Transformation client’s team, based in Sheffield on a permanent basis.

The ideal profile will have experience of working with a Java-based eCommerce technologies such as IBM WebSphere Commerce, SAP Hybris, Salesforce DemandWare or Oracle-ATG.

The successful candidate will be required to lead the solution design, assist in solution implementation and be responsible for the technical delivery of complex solutions to a wide range of clients.

You will be required to work closely with clients and the internal delivery teams to ensure our solutions meet the business requirements and are delivered to our client’s principles, standards and best practices. The candidate should be business focused and have a proven track record of delivery.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Producing and owning technical solutions to fit business requirements and ensuring successful delivery.
  • Producing and owning solution design documents covering baseline and target architectures for applications, integrations, data and technology – ensuring the design meets architecture principles and best practices for the technology platform and justifying the solution design against other options.
  • Producing technical specifications for lead developers covering mid-low level application, interface and database design, including identifying relevant design patterns and application frameworks.
  • Communicating technical architectures and designs to internal teams, including developers and testers.
  • Communicating directly with the customer on all aspects of the technical design, including running design workshops, participating in architecture reviews, providing recommendations and reasons for key design decisions and explaining complex technical designs to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Communicating directly with 3rd parties to agree designs, especially in the integration domain.
  • Identifying impacts of a given solution/architecture and challenging business requirements or suggesting alternate solutions where necessary.
  • Identifying and managing key stakeholders of the architecture change.
  • Working collaboratively with other architects and lead developers to share knowledge and solutions.
  • Estimating the design and implementation effort of large-scale and complex ecommerce solutions and assisting in the delivery, migration and go-live planning.
  • Ownerships of the technical delivery, ensuring and demonstrating the quality of the deliverable, from code quality through to performance, scalability and security of the solution.
  • Leading new application/technical architects in all aspects of the above.
  • Keeping up todate with technology changes (e.g. trends, software updates, platform updated, 3rd party solutions) and reviewing these for recommendation into new projects or existing clients.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Proven experience in leading or assisting and delivering large-scale architecture change projects in ecommerce, retail or manufacturing.
  • Proven technical leadership skills with an internal team within a client facing environment.
  • An understanding of web technologies and an appreciation for capacity and performance design considerations
  • Java and J2EE development (e.g. JSP, EJB, JPA, Struts, Spring, core JAVA)
  • Develop performant and secure code (incl. SQL) for high-traffic production use, following pre-defined principles and guidelines
  • Working knowledge of application server technologies (e.g. WebSphere Application Server) including clustered environments
  • Have good front-end development skills in HTML, CSS and JS frameworks (e.g. JQuery) and are familiar with Ajax
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Preferable to have a good understanding of IBM WebSphere Commerce (WC) functional and technical architecture including design and development best practice and the associate technologies:
  • WebSphere Commerce (WC) functional architecture (e.g. store, catalog, merchandising, marketing, orders)
  • WC frameworks (e.g. Command framework, MVC,)
  • WC search
  • Common WC data models (User, Orders, Catalogs, Promotions etc.)
  • WC messaging infrastructure (inbound and outbound, REST, MQ, BOD)
  • WC persistence layer (SDO and EJB/access/data beans)
  • WC development environment, SVN and GIT repos
  • SOLR search
  • IBM DB2 Database
  • Demonstrate and develop to WC best practices, especially with regards to security and customisations
  • Have a working knowledge of Dynacache
  • An understanding of WC deployment models (e.g. 3-tier, de-coupled storefront/search

 DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Previous experience of working in an Agile environment
  • Experience developing headless WebSphere Commerce solutions
  • An interest in the ongoing developments of WebSphere Commerce (e.g. xC programming model, JPA)
  • Web-tier configuration experience (e.g. Apache, IIS)
  • Having worked on solutions utilising edge-caches and CDNs

If this role sounds of interest to you, please get in touch ASAP or apply with your CV

Published in Jobs
Monday, 28 January 2019 10:30

Software Project Manager

Our leading client based in Cork, Ireland is seeking a Software Project Manager for a challenging role within a large team, engaged in delivering critical solutions to a well-established eCommerce client.

Responsibilities:

Work closely with Senior management and peers, Architects and Project Leads to understand client priorities and business requirements

Monitor and Delivery the project within the defined scope, to budget and time-scale.

Develop detailed project schedules and communicate these to the client.

Manage day-to-day client interaction and close collaboration.

Set and manage client expectations.

Appraise the work/deliverables of team members; identify and provide for developmental needs of team; and take corrective action when necessary.

Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions.

Continually seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.

Build a knowledge base of each client's business, organization and objectives.

Maintain awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on client engagements.

Adhere to and promote internal information security policies and procedures

Desired Candidate Skills & Experience:

5+ years demonstrable & successful experience in a project lead or project management position, preferably in a commercial software development organisation, or in a similar exacting technical environment.

Experience of Agile development methodologies, particularly ‘Scrum’

Detailed familiarity with the Software development lifecycle

Possesses good understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design.

Technologies:

IOS, Android, Windows

Java SC / Java EE

ASP. Net, C#, Javascript

Angular, JQuery

Mongo DB, SQL Server, MySql

Please get in touch for further details on this excellent, long term contract opportunity.

Published in Jobs
Friday, 18 January 2019 10:58

Software Support Developer

Excellent opportunity for two candidates to join our client in Andover in the role of Software Support Developer.  Development on .Net Framework.  The development team will be streamlining their applications and integrating some legacy systems.  A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a development role is essential.   Remuneration up to £50K plus an array of benefits.

Andover lies in the heart of the Test Valley, Hampshire.  This was recently voted as the best place in England and Wales in which to live.  Our clients’ office lies just a ten minute walk from Andover Railway Station and there is a plentiful bus service.

Some of the Benefits on Offer:

  • 28 Days Holiday + Buy & Sell
  • 6% Pension Contribution
  • Private Health
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Recognition Reward
  • Plus many other benefits

Responsibilities:

The successful candidates will be contributing to daily ‘stand ups’ and evaluating technical feasibility.   You would provide accurate estimates for user stories, translate user stories into work units and then translate requirements.    Candidates should be able to produce structured efficient and reliable code to time using TDD where appropriate.  Development best practice and standards to be adhered to.

Essential Requirements:

  • .Net Development – 2 years minimum
  • C# - 2 years minimum
  • MS SQL – 2 years minimum
  • VB6 – Good level of experience
  • MVC Framework
  • Agile / Scrum

Advantageous Requirements:

  • HTML5
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Jira

If this role is of interest or if you would like to know more, please apply as soon as possible.

Published in Jobs
Friday, 11 January 2019 10:22

C# .Net Software Developer

Our client in Andover is seeking a Software Developer to join their busy team.  Occasional work at other offices may be required.   A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a development role essential, specifically with Microsoft technologies.   Salary circa £50K.

Responsibilities:

High level of expertise in delivering software solutions using Microsoft stack.  You will take the lead on projects and ensure solutions are delivered on time and fit for purpose.  Using TDD to  produce efficient and reliable code, ensure code is well tested, take ownership of tasks and projects. You will be proactive and have strong problem-solving skills.

Benefits:

  • 28 Days Holiday + Buy & Sell
  • 6% Pension Contribution
  • Private Health
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Recognition Reward
  • Plus many other benefits

Essential Requirements:

  • .Net Development – 3 years minimum
  • C# - 3 years minimum
  • MS SQL – 3 years minimum
  • NUnit or similar testing framework
  • MVC Framework
  • Agile / Scrum

Advantageous Requirements:

  • HTML5
  • VB6
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • NSubstitute or equivalent
  • Jira

If this role is of interest or if you would like to know more, please apply as soon as possible.

Published in Jobs
Friday, 11 January 2019 10:16

Junior Software Developer

Our client in Andover is seeking a Junior Software Developer to join their busy team.  Occasional work at other offices may be required.   A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a development role essential, specifically with Microsoft technologies.   Salary circa £40K.

Benefits:

  • 28 Days Holiday + Buy & Sell
  • 6% Pension Contribution
  • Private Health
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Recognition Reward
  • Plus many other benefits

Responsibilities:

You will ensure solutions are delivered on time and fit for purpose, produce efficient and reliable code, ensure code is well tested, take ownership of tasks and projects. You will be proactive and have strong problem-solving skills.

Essential Requirements:

  • .Net Development – 2 years minimum
  • C# - 2 years minimum
  • MS SQL – 2 years minimum
  • MVC Framework
  • Agile / Scrum

Advantageous Requirements:

  • HTML5
  • VB6
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • NSubstitute or equivalent
  • Jira

If this role is of interest or if you would like to know more, please apply as soon as possible.

Published in Jobs
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 14:37

Front-End Developer - Dutch Speaking

About the role

  • Duration: 6 months
  • 40 hours a week
  • Rate: €65-75 per hour based on experience
  • Location: The Hague

The Project

You will be working within our clients Customer & Commerce business unit. At the moment, preparations are being made to have the first feature teams start working according to the LeSS (Large Scale Scrum) methodology. Collaboration, ownership and learning are central in these multidisciplinary teams. Together you will build a new organization, in a dynamic and learning environment.

You will be part of a DevOps team with experienced frontend developers with whom you will establish web components / frontend libraries and maintenance for all portals. You must be able to integrate web components with APIs and services and have also supported a test drive method with a CI / CD pipeline.

Skills

  • 10+ years’ experience in the field of software engineering, and 5+ years in the field of front-end development
  • Experience with the development of web components / frontend libraries in a corporate environment
  • JavaScript (Angular and jQuery), HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and know how to optimize the frontend development for this
  • Experience with unit testing, performance, cross browser compatibility, version management and clean code
  • Experience with mobile development or Java EE;
  • Dutch and English
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Wednesday, 14 November 2018 12:09

HTML5 Web Developer

An Award-Winning Digital Design and Marketing Agency is looking for a HTML5 Web Developer to join their busy development team.  This is the perfect job for somebody who is seeking career progression.  Ideally you would have some commercial experience.  Skills are HTML5, JavaScript, Bootstrap and jQuery   Salary £25K to £35K.

The Benefits: 

If you can see yourself working in a trendsetting area of Central London with fashionable clubs, bars and an eclectic dining scene then please read on:  

  • Full Training & Certifications
  • 25 Days’ Holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Remote Working
  • Flexible Working Hours

Career Progression:

  • Access to the e-learning platform
  • Become Umbraco and Sitecore Certified
  • Become a Full Stack Developer

About the Role:

The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the web team in providing web solutions that meet our clients’ needs and help shape the clients’ digital offering.  Your creativity and technical excellence will manifest itself in a wide range of products and services which will help the client to distinguish itself from their competitors and offer the clients a truly engaging and superior interactive experience.

You will be expected:

  • To produce well documented code
  • To produce comprehensive and accurate estimates for work
  • To take ownership of a task/project
  • To produce high quality and standards compliant front-end code (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap and jQuery)
  • To Test work thoroughly against specifications and test plans to avoid errors and re-work
  • To work with creative, production and account teams to help deliver large campaigns
  • To be creative, inspirational and proactive
  • To have a keen eye for front end design and animation

Technical Capabilities:

  • HTML5 canvas
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • ES6
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery

Desirable:

 

  • C#/ASP.NET/MVC Razor
  • Umbraco, Sitecore
  • React
  • GIT
  • Webpack
  • Jira, Unit testing skills

If you wish to be considered or you want to know more about the role then please contact us as soon as possible. These opportunities do not present themselves often.

Published in Jobs
Monday, 01 October 2018 09:58

Drupal 8 Developer / Brussels / Contract

Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent new opportunity for a Drupal 8 Developer to work for a large client in the Public Sector based in Brussels, Belgium. The duration of this role is initially 220 working days with possibility of extension thereafter and the all-inclusive daily rate for this role is €340.

 

Required skills:

  • PHP
  • Node.js
  • MySQL
  • Graph DB e.g. Neo4J
  • Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience in AWS environment
  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript & jQuery
  • Some JavaScript framework, preferably ReactJS or VueJS (AngularJS, Backbone or Ember is an asset)
  • Twig and Bootstrap for front-end framework
  • Experience with Drupal 8 integration, experience with Drupal module customisation is an asset.
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors
  • Experience with RESTful services and APIs
  • Responsive and Mobile design
  • Cross-Browser Development
  • W3C accessibility standards
  • Behat testing
  • Unit testing
  • UI testing
  • Git or other Version Control System
  • JIRA issue tracker system

Soft Skills:

 

  • Good problem solving skills
  • Willingness and capacity to learn and develop professionally
  • Fluent English Speaking

 

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role then please do not hesitate to apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

Published in Jobs
Wednesday, 01 August 2018 09:46

Drupal Developer / Brussels / 350 € pd

Excellent long term contract opportunity for a Drupal Developer to join a large European Organisation in Brussels.

Required skills and experience :

  • 1- 2 years’ experience with enterprise Drupal development.
  • Good knowledge of web technologies such as PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, webservices, Mysql.
  • knowledge of the Drupal ecosystem, core and contributed modules, Drupal coding standards etc.
  • Experienced in site-building, developing modules and theming in Drupal.
  • Excellent analytical skills and have an eye for detail.
  • Capable of integrating smoothly in an international environment, self-starting rapidly and are a valuable team player.
  • Good communication, writing and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to explain and justify technical choices to a non-technical audience.
  • Speak and write English fluently. Knowledge of Dutch is an asset.

Please get in touch for further details on this long term mission in Brussels.

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