Senior Web App Developer - Cambridge




Coders, IT, Software Developers, Web Developers


£35,000 to £60,000 Per Annum


Cambridge CB24

Contract Type:


A great opportunity has arisen in Cambridge for experienced Developer to work on in-house development of a financial services web application. This role reports to the Chief Technology Officer who you will work with to shape the technology using your experience and hands-on ability. You will also be working closely with the CEO and Product Manager. If you like working in a fun environment, very close to Cambridge, plenty of onsite parking, good prospects as well as the opportunity to gain experience within the FinTech on.

The day to day:

  • Building out new features for their class-leading web application and integrating with third-party systems
  • Maintaining and updating their web application
  • Managing the hosting environment for their web application
  • Contributing to the technical design of the web application

Do you have...

A passion for writing clean, well-structured code
Excellent spoken and written English
Collaborative, proactive, and willing to get things done

The tech spec for the ideal candidate:

  • Solid background of building secure and scalable database-driven web applications
  • At least three years of experience developing web applications with Python and Django
  • In-depth knowledge of HTML 5 & CSS 3
  • Comfortable with a Linux/Nginx/Python/PostgreSQL software stack (specifically, we’re using Python 3.6 running on Amazon Linux)
  • Experience with a variety of software frameworks including Django, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Experience of cross browser compatibility and responsive design
  • Experience working with third party APIs
  • Experience with Git version control (we use git-flow, but knowing that in advance isn’t critical)
  • Experienced and comfortable with Linux systems administration & monitoring

Does it tick YOUR boxes?

Genuinely great place to work
Their software stack is modern and well-structured
You’ll get exposure to all operations and technologies in FinTech and next gen financial services
They try hard to create a fun, friendly and stimulating working atmosphere
A competitve salary and holiday package, and benefits including pension, childcare vouchers and cycle to work schemes are on offer
You can work flexibly and from home for some of the time if you wish
You’ll have plenty of opportunity to develop your career and responsibilities rapidly in a fast-growing business

Salary in region of £35K-£60K

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