Web Developer

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The Role

As a Web Developer at Acturis you will:

  • Work on a successful website platform using C#, ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC
  • Build complex and dynamic web front ends using JavaScript and a variety of frameworks
  • Design and build innovative new tools and solutions
  • Use best development practices such as unit testing and code review
  • Optimise and refactor existing code

You will be given early responsibility for discrete projects and will receive structured, quarterly feedback.

The Career Path

You will receive detailed and tailored targets on a regular basis, as well as feedback on progress so far, and areas to focus on in the future. We will work with you to drive your progression towards becoming a highly effective developer.

As you progress, your career path will be tailored to you based on your experience at the company, your strengths and your interests. As a Senior or Lead Web Developer you will have the opportunity to take on more advanced responsibilities that align with your preferred direction:

  • Management direction – managing junior colleagues, managing project deliveries, creating training content etc.
  • Technical direction – researching new technologies, creating technical training resources, driving infrastructure improvements etc.
  • Hybrid direction – taking on aspects of both the management and technical directions

Training

Acturis believes that a mix of internal and external training allows colleagues to develop rounded skills:

  • New joiners receive concentrated initial training and close mentoring
  • Colleagues are encouraged to complete industry standard training in relevant topics
  • More senior colleagues can choose courses with time set aside and the course paid for
  • The Acturis management team run training sessions to pass on experience and best practice

About You

You will be a self-starter who thrives when collaborating in a team full of brilliant and motivated people, with diverse interests and backgrounds. Everyone at Acturis has an outstanding academic background and we share a common passion for innovation. Successful applicants will also have the following attributes:

  • An aptitude for applying technology and structured problem solving
  • At least a 2.1 in a technical subject – Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Engineering – and good A Levels
  • An ability to work in teams and learn quickly
  • First-class organisational skills and a track record of delivering on projects
  • A passion for new technologies, especially web technologies
  • Strong verbal and written communication

In addition, the following technical skills are required:

  • In-depth experience with a major programming language
  • Exposure to object-orientated programming
  • Some experience of C#, Java or C++

The ideal candidate would have reasonable knowledge of:

  • C# and the .NET framework
  • ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC
  • Unit testing
  • JavaScript
  • HTML
  • XML
  • Version control using SVN or Git
  • SQL

Apply

We are always keen to hear from talented individuals who are eager to kick-start their career in software. If you are curious and have an ability to look at old problems in news ways, then we would love to hear from you. Please click “Apply now” to send your CV. For any general enquires you may email our recruitment team at recruitment@acturis.com.  

Application Process

Apply  < CV Review < 30-minute Online Test < One-day Interview < Job Offer

Ready to join?

Successful candidates will usually be contacted within 14 days of applying. Due to the high-volume of applications we receive, we are unfortunately unable to inform unsuccessful applicants.

Please note Acturis is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. For further information, visit www.acturis.com.

If you will require any reasonable adjustments to be made at any stage throughout the recruitment process then please email recruitment@acturis.com so that we may accommodate them for you.