Decidz - Javascript Developer


Javascript Developer

Following our successful launch we are looking for another strong developer to join our Edinburgh based startup. We need you to help us develop an amazing product that our users love.

About Decidz

Decidz is an early stage startup with highly aggressive growth plans. Our mission is to make arranging to get together as effortless as possible. We are now recruiting our second round of employees who will be offered stock options as well as salary. Joining at this stage will present many opportunities as we grow and will provide you with an opportunity to grow with the company. The founding team is technical with substantial experience in high growth startups. The company is well connected in the tech community with the founders being former Skyscanner employees and with a Skyscanner founder on our board. The job is based in Edinburgh.

Job responsibilities

As a Javascript developer you would be expected to:

  • develop new features based on the company roadmap
  • maintain and improve existing code
  • deliver clear readable code
  • build things based on a quick chat over a coffee
  • rapidly iterate and deploy based on feedback
  • write tests and strive to eliminate as many bugs as possible
  • communicate your progress and any problems encountered
  • contribute to technical discussions

Desired skills

  • highly skilled in some of these AngularJS, Asynchronous Javascript, NodeJS
  • you are familiar with some of these : making responsive websites, Firebase, LESS, Cordova, Ionic, JSON databases
  • experience with version control, unit testing and continuous deployment desirable
  • good problem­solving skills and a logical approach to work
  • you can pick up new languages and techniques quickly

About you

  • professional experience isn’t everything, the right attitude means a lot to us too
  • you want to work as part of a small team in a start up
  • you know how to just get things done
  • you have probably got some personal projects you can show us online
  • you don’t get stressed as requirements and priorities change
  • you can take ownership of problems
  • you have good communication skills
  • you are a team player but are also capable of working on your own initiative

Apply here.