Developer - Wokingham

Role: IT

Employment Type: Permanent

Location: Wokingham

Closing Date: 02 August 2019

Developer - Wokingham

The Leaders Romans Group are one of the UK’s largest multi-faceted property companies in the UK. Our brands have been operational for over 30 years each with their own unique heritage; Leaders, Romans and Boyer.

We have over 2,000 employees across 160 locations, allowing us to provide fantastic growth and development opportunities for our teams.

We are always looking for individuals that are driven, creative and ambitious to succeed. We ensure our employees are provided with fantastic development opportunities and rewards. To name a few we provide up to 35 days annual leave including bank holidays, an additional 10 days holiday every 5 years of service, Sickness absence benefit, employee assistance program, annual trips and incentives.

About the role

We are recruiting for a full stack developer to join the team based in Wokingham, preferably with DevOps experience, who are working on several exciting projects around the entire Sales, Lettings, planning and financial services business.

You will be responsible for…

  • Creating web sites, web portals, dashboards and web based applications for both clients to use and internal staff use.

The web sites, portals and dashboards will be used by tens of thousands of clients and the internal applications will be delivered to a large user base of over 2000 so attention to detail is essential as is the ability to see create a solution based on both the user’s and the business needs in the most efficient way.

We want the final products to be intuitive, “fun to use”, efficient and look modern. We expect developers to deliver high quality solutions that meet best practises, whilst also providing peer code reviews and getting stuck into complex projects.


About You

You will have experience in building complex web sites, database web applications for these exciting projects and you will have knowledge in the following skills:

  • PHP
  • LARAVEL (Good Experience in other frameworks considered)
  • KUBERNETES / DOCKER
  • AWS
  • SQL (any of Oracle / TSQL / MySQL)
    HTML5 / CSS3
    BOOTSTRAP
    JAVASCRIPT / JQUERY
  • GIT
  • JENKINS

Drupal experience would be beneficial but not essential as the majority of the Drupal work has been done.

The successful candidate will have the following skills…

  • As an absolute must you will need a good eye for, and a strong attention to detail. The ability to work on your own and problem solve independently is essential, as well as working and problem solving as part of the team.
  • We need someone who is a self-starter, proactive, forward thinking, confident and eager to become a valuable member of the team.

We offer flexibility in working including up to 50% working from home and flexible hours to make up the 40 hour week.

By joining the Leaders Romans Group, you will get a lot more than just a career, we want to ensure that you never stand still and are always fulfilling your potential.

In a company as large as ours there’s always room for progression and we will support you in finding the right path and work with you to enhance your skills. We also offer a competitive salary package and the opportunity to grow your expertise in an expanding company.

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, if you are not contacted within 10 days then your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful. Please keep reviewing our vacancies in case a suitable position arises in the future. We wish you every success with your job search.

The closing date should be treated as a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we would advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

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