Senior Web Developer (Transformation-Digital)

Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits

About us

We are one of the UKs fastest growing green energy companies supplying 100% renewable electricity and green gas to domestic and business customers. Our sustainable and ethical approach to how we do business, combined with our award winning customer service, gives us high levels of customer and employee engagement.  

Our purpose is to provide people with a choice to make a cleaner, greener future together.  We do this by providing access to locally sourced renewable energy. We set up and own the UK’s first commercial wind farm and have expanded our energy generation capacity with a portfolio of our own wind and solar farms. The company was founded in 1999, is listed on AIM and now employs over 300 people in the historic market town of Chippenham, Wiltshire.

About the role

The Good Energy Digital team are seeking a Senior Full Stack Developer to join our growing business in Chippenham.

Your primary responsibilities will be to spearhead the development of our Content Management System and Web Application platforms with your Scrum team members in bi-weekly sprints.

The successful candidate must be a self-starter, advocate collaboration, brim with enthusiasm, wax lyrical about modern software development and have a proven track record of developing Web Applications.

Other key duties and accountabilities of the role will include;

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable C# and JavaScript code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems and implement
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and atomisation and provide feedback to key stakeholders.
  • Provide key characteristics and design points for full integration cycles and implement
  • To effectively troubleshoot and provide ongoing support for systems issues relating to database matters that may be raised through the helpdesk.
  • Coach and upskill team members
  • Work with variety of people and key stakeholders, across the IT, Marketing and wider Business teams, to help deliver suitable and robust web solutions designed to increase web presence and increase ‘hit’ rates of Web

About you

You will have experience of designing and developing complex web applications as well as experience of developing for enterprise content management systems, such as Umbraco.  With previous experience of developing web services you will also be an expert using version control systems.

You will have In-depth knowledge of the following:

  • C# ASP.NET and JS MVC development
  • HTML, JavaScript and CSS.
  • JQuery and AJAX
  • SQL and SQL Server 2008+
  • Enterprise CMS Deployments
  • AZURE or AWS deployment experience
  • Experience of using Node.JS
  • Continuous Integration services such as TeamCity

With excellent planning and organisational skills you will have previously worked in Agile or Scrum.    A strong collaborator and team player you will be an effective and comfortable communicating with colleagues at all levels within Good Energy.

You don’t have to have a background in renewable energy but you must be motivated by working for a purpose and values led organisation, and have the capability to learn about a complex industry, fast.   

We are a challenger in the energy market and this is an energy company like no other. You will work alongside colleagues who put our customers and our values at the heart of everything they do. You’ll be part of a small and friendly team so expect to make new friends and enjoy team activities outside of work. Just like us and our customers you will have an interest and understanding of environmental issues.

Behaviours - Works in a way which role models our values: 

Straightforward

We are straightforward in how we communicate with each other and get things done.

Determined

We are determined and resilient, overcoming challenges to realise our purpose together.

Inclusive

We value people’s differences and recognise the strength they give us when we work together.

Fair

In fulfilling our purpose, we aim to balance fairly the needs of our people with those of our customers, our shareholders and our futureholders.

In addition to a competitive salary we also offer a wide range of benefits. Our office in Chippenham is very accessible; we are just a two minute walk from Chippenham train station and within easy reach of surrounding towns and communities.

So if you’d like to be part of this multi award winning, innovative and fast growing ethical energy business, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter stating your experience and suitability for the role to jobs@goodenergy.co.uk.

Given the high volume of applications we have received in recent campaigns we recommend you apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We will close the role sooner than the date specified below if we are able to fill the position.

Closing date: Thursday 28th September

 

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