Make It Social - Junior Developer


Junior Developer

Make It Social are currently looking to employ a new member for their team in a Junior Developer role. They are a groups of passionate and innovative individuals with a mission to make the world 'a truly social place'. The company offers simple group booking solution that quickly integrates into clients' existing systems via API's. Once unified, the product captures the organic social group booker with a benefit of opening a marketing host for future generations. They work with clients from a range of industries, including travel and events ticketing firms. 

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • help with the maintenance of current systems including bug tracking and fixing; primarily, this will revolve around the frontend of systems, however backend development may also be required from time to time
  • contribute to the development of new and existing ideas
  • act as a contact for support matters, should clients have questions
  • contribute to the ongoing development of our developer area where clients can find documentation on our systems

Essential Skills

Specific Skills:

  • Javascrips (proficient in Polymer or at least 1 other popular framework)
  • eb Components
  • HTML5 and CSS
  • ability to integrate and operate well in a team environment
  • sensitive approach to handling confidential information
  • attention to detail and ability to produce work to a high degree of accuracy
  • ability to plan and prioritise 

Other Skills:

  • able to cope with stressful situations with a mature and calm disposition at all times
  • initiative
  • innovative
  • self motivated
  •  a willingness to learn new skills as required and undertake appropriate training
  • enthusiastic 
  • ambitious

General Skills:

  • a very positive attitude towards working in a startup environment and a strong desire to work for us and to help support future developments to reach consistent standards of excellence
  • a strong commitment to delivering a genuinely world class product 

Desirable Skills

  • ES2015
  • edux
  • GoLang
  • SL and MySL
  • abel or similar transpiler
  • NMP, Gulp or Grunt scripting
  • knowledge of functional programming
  • experience of unit testing
  • experience of Amazon Web Serviced
  • mobile apps
  • experience of cloud based systems
  • good e-mail manner

Key Relationships

Internal: Senior and Junior Developers, Designers and the COO

External: Clients and External Developers 

Application

This is a full time, permanent position with an immediate start. Some flexibility around working hours will be required during busier times. Salary negotiable depending on experience. Deadline for applications is on Monday, 5PM, March 7th 2016. To apply, send your current CV and a covering letter to Adam Alton, Chief Operating Officer at jobs@makeitsocial.com

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