We are hiring a Front End Developer

Location: Bradfield Centre, Cambridge Science Park
Contract:  Permanent
Posted:  10 January 2021

Who are we?

We are cThings, a fast-growing start-up based in Cambridge. We develop smart connected devices and services for companies to help them to understand and manage their properties and estates. We have an experienced and highly versatile team from the Cambridge technology cluster, who design and deliver products internationally. We provide a range of flexible solutions from rapid device prototyping through to fully managed end-to-end IoT systems.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a mid-level front end developer who will:

  • Work with our team to turn creative software design concepts and ideas into reality
  • Work on a wide range of software challenges including; designing and building new web-portals, integrating with third-party applications and further develop our existing products
  • Work directly with industry-leading clients to identify new product developments and resolve issues
  • Write production-ready supportable and tested code
  • Work closely with all areas of the company, from product management, through developers and stakeholders — to make sure that we are solving the right problems

What skills should you have?

We are looking for you to have the following core skills:

  • You’re experienced in developing front-end web applications in HTML, JavaScript, PHP and CSS
  • You have an eye for design, user experience and visual aesthetics with excellent attention to detail
  • You know how to use design patterns to create simple and reusable components for complex UIs
  • You have a good understanding of working with APIs
  • You have experience working with source control (Git preferred)
  • You have experience using at least one of these JavaScript Frameworks/Libraries; jQuery, Angular, React, Vue or Flutter
  • At least three years working as a front-end developer.

It would be useful if you have an understanding of the following technologies:

  • Apache HTTP Server
  • Unix/Linux
  • Python (Flask)
  • MySQL
  • Experience using AWS (Lambda, API Gateway, EC2, ECS, CodePipeline)
  • Understanding of server-less micro-service architecture

What do we offer?

We offer a competitive salary and the chance to become a leading innovator in a fast-moving and exciting work environment.

  • Opportunities to lead and define the products you work on
  • Competitive package
  • A vibrant start-up atmosphere based at the Bradfield Centre with access to workshops, events and weekly meet-ups
  • Opportunity to develop and progress – plus a solid dedication to work-life balance

It all means you’ll have everything you need to advance your career and achieve your full potential.

How to get in touch?

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email info@cthings.io.