The Sun is one of the UK’s strongest brands and, like all media organisations, is having to adapt rapidly to overcome the uncertainties of a fast-moving digital world. Our website The Sun is more than a newspaper. It is an instigator, an entertainer, a cultural reference point, a finger on the pulse, a daily relationship.
You’ll be also a vital component of a team delivering quality software whilst learning and developing your own skills and knowledge. You’ll work closely with other engineers and a Principal, who will all be there to help, support and grow you. You’ll be contributing to production systems very quickly. You’ll happily ask for help, will receive feedback positively and will guide more junior members of the team. You’ll interact, communicate and collaborate with the engineers based in London.
YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO SOMETHING BIG:
- You’ll get involved with the technical direction as well as day to day coding standards and best practices.
- You’ll be a mentor to your peers and team members, a source of technical expertise and will participate in strategic conversations with the rest of engineering and the business.
YOU'LL FIND THESE SKILLS USEFUL IN THIS ROLE:
- Experience with React, Flux and Redux
- Experience with Node JS and Express.js
- Experience in testing frameworks (Jest, Mocha, Enzyme)
- Experience in AWS cloud platform
OUR IDEAL TEAMMATE:
- You are a software engineer with a passion for writing amazing code.
- You are always thinking about the underlying software architecture and how we can continually improve it
- You champion pair programming
- You are comfortable working in an Agile environment and know the value of the agile ceremonies
- You are an advocate of Test Driven Development and understand why it is important to thе way you write code
- You have a passion for solving complex problems
- You are a team player and love collaborating with others
THE COMPANY OFFERS:
- 25 Days Paid Leave
- Supplemental Health & Dental Care
- Competitive Remuneration Package
- Exceptional Social Package & Special Discounts
- Innovative & Agile Teams
- Challenging Projects & Leading-edge Technologies
- Friendly & Supportive Atmosphere
- Socially Responsible Company
- Tech & Soft Skills Training
- Team Bonding Events
- Fruity Afternoons & Beer Thursdays
- Excellent Office Location & Facilities & a wonderful terrace
- Relaxing & Gaming Areas
- Free Bike Parking & Showers