Digital Developer,

Our client is one of the UKs largest marketing services providers.

They began as data providers to the pharmacy sector and have grown steadily, amassing expertise along the way and expanding their facilities to offer a complete range of marketing services.

They are currently recruiting Digital Developers to join their team in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

Working as part of the Digital team, you will help to develop, deploy and maintain server-side and client-side code for a full range of products and services, including websites, learning portals, microsites, social media, email marketing, and mobile apps.


You will


  • Develop and maintain software for client websites and other digital platforms 

  • Contribute to the deployment of code to test, staging and live environments provide concise yet comprehensive technical specifications and documentation

  • Undertake projects as directed by the Chief Technical Officer

  • Assist in project assessment and scoping to ensure that all technical possibilities are explored

  • Liaise with the CTO and other Digital Developer(s) to ensure that all projects are supported by the correct technical architecture

  • Support the work, priorities and values of the team, providing cover or support as needed

  • Develop over time a degree of multi-skilling and knowledge sharing with other Digital Developer(s) in order to be able to provide cover or support as required

  • Work to agreed standards to ensure best practice within the Digital team

  • Participate in quality assurance as appropriate

  • Ensure the code base complies with best practice 

  • Champion usability and accessibility

  • Maintain awareness of best practice and trends in the wider digital sector

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience


Essential Technical


  • A related certification in the field of programming or develop

  • mentor commercial experience of experience achieved through study or personal projects

  • A solid understanding of the webs main principles: HTML& CSS

  • Knowledge of relational database systems and SQL databases

  • Experience with web application frameworks, MVC and web services

  • Familiarity with accessibility, usability and cross-browser issues.

  • NET VB / C#

  • Work experience with javascript & javascript libraries (eg.jQuery)


Desirable Technical


  • Agile methodologies

  • PHP

  • Use of version control and bug/issue tracking systems 

  • Familiarity with REST/ SOAP/ JSON

  • Testing 

  • Performance analysis and optimisation


People and Analytical Skills


  • Ability to deal effectively with a wide range of people

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Experience of working successfully with cross-discipline teams

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment

  • Ability to think laterally and contribute to problem-solving 

  • Well-developed analytical and investigative skills

  • A passion for the detail and appreciation of the craft of your profession


Salary depending on experience

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