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Senior Software Developer

Posted: 22 Jul 2020 Closes: 5 Aug 2020
London Up to GBP65000 per annum
Permanent & Full-time R-000017_1595423976

Here at Wellcome we believe great ideas can change the world and improve health for everyone. We help great ideas to thrive by supporting scientists and researchers, taking on big problems, fueling imaginations and sparking debate.

Where in Wellcome will I be working?

You will be working as part of the Digital and Technology team which is at the heart of Wellcome's work.

Over the next couple of years Wellcome needs to migrate away from its Drupal 7 sites. We are in the process of moving our main organisational website to a decoupled architecture, powered by Drupal 8, and using React/NextJs for the frontend.

What will I be doing?

You will be responsible for the maintenance and development of the Wellcome's digital platforms ensuring sensible architecture decisions are made that are secure and maintainable. Working closely with a strong development team to provide innovative technical solutions to meet the needs of the organisation. There will also be direct line management and mentoring required of other software developers.

Is this job for me?

We're looking for a talented individual who can build a good rapport with stakeholders, who has managed small teams of people, and has extensive practical and demonstrable experience with Drupal 7/8.

Its Essential you have:

  • Strong experience with working with Drupal 7/8
  • Strong working knowledge of Agile processes and product teams
  • Solid understanding of client-side technology (CSS/HTML/JS)
  • Experience architecting and developing software solutions

Solid experience working with decoupled or headless CMS, Continuous integration pipelines and AWS would be desirable.

This is a Permanent position

Salary: Circa £65,000

Closing Date: 09/08/2020- Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis

Diversity and Inclusion is at the heart of everything we do

Diversity and Inclusion is a priority at Wellcome. We are committed to cultivating a fair and healthy environment, where everyone can be themselves and thrive. We are happy to discuss flexible working options for all roles. We work to ensure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible to everyone. This includes making adjustments for people who have a disability or long-term condition. If you would like us to make adjustments during the application process, please contact us.



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