|Recruiter:||Natural History Museum|
|Listed on:||10th November|
We are a world-class visitor attraction and leading science research centre. We use the Museum's unique collections and our unrivalled expertise to tackle the biggest challenges facing the world today. We care for more than 80 million objects spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually and 16 million visits to our website.
Today the Museum is more relevant and influential than ever. By attracting people from a range of backgrounds to work for us, we can continue to look at the world with fresh eyes and find new ways of doing things.
We employ 900 staff in a variety of roles, all united by our vision of a future where people and planet thrive. We need everyone to have the passion and drive to help us with our mission to create advocates for our planet and inspire millions to care about the natural world.
Diversity and inclusion matter to us.
Our vision is of a future where both people and the planet thrive. Diversity is one of our core values and we strive to build a workplace where everyone feels a sense of belonging. All new staff who join us learn about the importance of diversity and inclusion to the Museum and how to contribute to creating an inclusive environment.
We know we have more to do, but we are committed to ensuring that everyone who works at the Museum feels they can thrive and feel valued and respected.
About the role
We are looking for a Front End Developer with Magento experience to work on the Museum's public-facing digital experiences!
What will you be doing?
Forming part of the software developer pool in Technology Solutions, you will work in a new cross-departmental e-commerce product team, inside the iconic Natural History Museum in South Kensington, London. The product team consists of developers, UX and digital designers, product managers and digital content managers. You will be expected to work closely within your product team and other departments across the Museum.
You will primarily be focused on developing the Natural History Museum's Magento online shop, www.nhmshop.co.uk, but may also work on other websites, web apps and customer interfaces with your Product team.
In addition to product work the development team also regularly work on technical improvements for our multiple codebases, and you will be able to contribute to these.
Both the development and digital product teams are growing - and learning - and we would love for you to join us on our journey. We're looking for proactivity, collaboration, new ideas and opinions.
This role is an 18-month Fixed Term Contract.
What are we looking for?
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Offering up to £45,000 per annum, dependent of experience
Please note that we are reviewing applications as they are received and reserve the right to bring forward the closing date for applications once we have received a number of suitable candidates. With this in mind, we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.
Contact Name: Natural History Museum
Job ID: 3003502