Search Vacancies

Senior Software Developer - Confused.com

Business Role Type
Business Support Role
Business Support Departments
Confused.com
Location
Cardiff
External Closing Date
31/05/2020
Ever wondered what life in Admiral is like?
Apply now

Confused.com IT is a centre of engineering excellence. We are passionate about SOA, public cloud, Agile, Lean and DevOps methodologies – our commitment to maximise technology to help drivers win is what makes us tick.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Technology Team at Confused.com! If you are a software developer who enjoys working in a fast-paced, dynamic and rewarding environment, you might be just what we are looking for.

We need a team player who is also self-sufficient and has the ability to deliver top-quality code. You will be continuously demonstrating and developing your knowledge and skills on the job. 

 

About you

At Confused.com, we value personality and personal character traits just as highly as your technical skills.  Does this sound like you?

  • A team player able to collaborate effectively to develop ideas, share knowledge and ensure quality.
  • Enjoys autonomy, thriving on independent work with limited oversight.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain critical thinking while balancing multiple tasks.
  • Deliver consistent decisions and results.
  • Strong intellectual curiosity.
  • Quality-focused and takes pride in your work
  • Ability to help develop those around you, while continually developing your skills and broadening your technical knowledge
  • Experience working effectively in an Agile environment (using Scrum, Kanban or Lean)

 

About the role

You’ll be working at the forefront of our core customer-facing websites. The role offers opportunities to bring new products to market and change existing comparison journeys, with an emphasis on discovering the best UX to meet our customers’ needs through AB testing, data analysis and validated learning.

Being highly skilled, diligent and able to multi-task are essential skills for this fast-paced role.

The ability to mentor junior team members in their technical skills and assist with their career development.

We’re looking for someone who will collaborate within wider team to pursue DevOps style Operational Excellence standards and process improvements designed to meet or exceed lead times.  

 

Skills we are looking for

  • Excellent working knowledge of front-end .NET/C# front-end stack, including MVC, APIs and WCF/REST services
  • Strong experience working with modern Javascript
  • Good working knowledge of CSS3 & HTML5
  • Experience of Javascript libraries and frameworks would be beneficial, including (but not limited to) jQuery, React, Knockout and Angular
  • Exposure to Microsoft Azure and experience of VSTS would be beneficial

 

At Confused.com, we are proud to be a diverse business where we put our people and customers first. We understand that a good work life balance is important, and we want you to have an element of freedom to define a working lifestyle that supports this. We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please contact recruitiment@confused.com for more information.

We're relaxed on dress code and are social in and out of work. Without blowing our own trumpet too much, we think it's pretty sweet working at Confused.com!

Next steps:

Think you've got what it takes? Then complete the application form and send us your CV.