Backend Senior Developer Job Vacancy.
We have a new exciting opportunity within our Meriden HQ. We are seeking a new Senior Backend Developer. To apply, click here.
This is who we are.
Cogent is one of the oldest and largest independent agencies in the UK, housed in a big old beautiful barn in the Warwickshire countryside.
We are an integrated marketing agency built on the power of Togetherness. With clients spanning across a variety of sectors, we’ve been around since 1937. There are 90 of us here at Cogent, offering services including PR, social media, creative advertising, SEO, web/app development and much more.
This is who we’re looking for.
We’re looking for a Senior Back-End Web Developer who is a self-starter, resourceful and capable of finding several solutions for a single problem.
Ideally, the candidate will have a good understanding of design and composition, so they can take an active role in not just how it works, but how it looks.
Working together with a team of Project Managers, UX, SEOs, designers and front-end developers, they’ll use their mix of technical and interpersonal skills to help deliver the successful launch of website and applications.
This is the role.
A chance to work in our Development team with the opportunity to get involved in a number of varied and exciting client projects. The role is very diverse and you will have the opportunity to influence and help implement new approaches and technologies.
This is the job spec.
Strive to learn new technology, approaches and best practices
Help and mentor other members of the team
Lead by example by producing high quality and robust solutions
Provide ballparks, estimates and quotes
Knowledge, skills & experience needed
Experience with Umbraco CMS
Architectural design patterns
SQL Server & T-SQL
RESTful API design, development and consumption
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to work fast and accurately.
Positive and pro-active.
Microsoft SQL Server
JSPM, ES6/2105, Babel
Azure and Rackspace hosting environments
Native app development (Objective-C, Swift, Java) / Cross Browser Ionic, Cordova, Phone Gap