Software Developer

Job Title: Software Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire
Salary: £350 - £550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21538_1579609462
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2020 12:24

Job Description

Software Developer

East Kilbride

Inside IR35

2-month contract (possible extensions)

What the specialist will work on:

  • Use wireframes to implement front end applications for inputting and analysing results information from international development projects
  • Assist with the development of the backend services for creating, reading and updating results information
  • Assist with the design of a robust infrastructure for securing and storing the results information
  • Engaging with stakeholders on a regular basis for feedback and user testing
  • Working collaboratively with other developers in the team and with other engaged technical parties

You'll be working with a user researcher, one full stack developer and one other contractor developer. This development team will be supported by product owners as well as the Head of Data Science.

Working arrangements 3 days per week on site working with the user researcher, other developers in the team and engaging with any other stakeholders. 2 days per week at a location of choice focussing on development tasks while liaising with the core team remotely.

Essential Skills

  • Have experience building full stack web applications and taking them to production.
  • Have experience in developing user interfaces from wireframe specifications.
  • Have experience building robust back end HTTP services using a modern toolset.
  • Have experience deploying to a cloud environment.
  • Aid with the development of a web application that will be used within the organisation and externally for the recording and analysing of results information from various international development projects.
  • Working closely with stakeholders to ensure the product meets requirements and integrates into other existing processes and systems.
  • Can work with other developers
  • Happy to engage with stakeholders and talk to users
  • Can work as part of an Agile team, working over short sprints, with some remote working
  • Enthusiastic to end poverty and deliver the sustainable development goals

Nice-to-have skills and experience:

  • Have used front end javascript frameworks such as React or Angular.
  • Have worked in an international development context.

Please call 01173320836 with any queries