£35000 - £45000
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Software Developer - Great environment, learn something new every day
Are you a motivated individual looking for a new opportunity in software development?
CoolCare currently has a position available for a Developer to join our dynamic team.
Hello! We are CoolCare and we build care home management software. Being founded in 1999
and having built and operated care homes via our sister companies for decades, we know a thing
or two about the care industry. Now in its 4th generation, CoolCare4 is the pinnacle point in
What do people like about working here
Super passionate team
Sharing the same goal of making CoolCare4 the very best
Providing our customers with a great experience
All ideas are welcome
No two days are the same
Freedom to continuously improve
Knowing that we are benefiting care homes across the country
Positive working environment and the can-do attitude
Surrounded by a motivated development team
What we are looking for
You are a creative individual and interested in exploring and continually learning new ideas.
You are not content to leave things as they are.
You want to do things the right way even if it's not the easiest.
Strong communication skills, particularly in a team environment.
You've developed software using Agile methodologies and are familiar with TDD, BDD and Pair
Programming practices to name a few.
You have used a Web Application framework such as Rails, ASP.NET MVC, Spring MVC.
Bonus points if you have
Experience in DevOps practices
Exposure to front end frameworks such as Vue.js
Experience mentoring other team members
Exposure to the Care sector
The Joel Test
Do we use source control? Yes
Can we make a build in one step? Yes
Do we make daily builds? Yes
Do we have a bug database? Yes
Do we fix bugs before writing new code? Yes
Do we have an up-to-date schedule? Yes
Do we have a spec? Yes
Do programmers have quiet working conditions? Yes
Do we use the best tools money can buy? Yes
Do we have testers? Yes
Do new candidates write code during their interview? Yes
Do we do hallway usability testing? No
We have candidates undergo a 2 Stage interview process. First is a face to face or telephone
interview. Following that is a Pair Programming like session where you'll be writing a small application.