Location: Brighton, UK

Job Title: Developer

Job Type: Perm Full Time

Job ref: RS-99

Close date: 02 April 2018

We currently have a vacancy for a Developer.  Please see more details below. If you are interested, please send your CV and a covering letter to rachel.scott@ascential.com.

We’re Groundsure

Groundsure are the UK authority on environmental risks like land contamination, flooding and ground stability. Our expert consultancy and unmatched data quality give you the most reliable, accurate information and guidance to support your property transaction. We believe, when you want certainty, you need Groundsure.

About the role

We’re looking for a Developer to join our team in Brighton. As part of our Technology Team, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in the development of our job layer written in Ruby
  • Redeveloping our customer facing ordering platforms
  • Supporting existing/legacy platforms
  • Developing internal software systems

Your experience 

On the frontend we use:

  • OOP Javascript (ES6)
  • React, Redux
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • PostCSS / Sass

And on the backend:

  • Ruby
  • Sinatra
  • Rails

We also use:

  • Test driven development
  • Github
  • REST API’s
  • AWS – EC2, DynamoDB, S3, SQS
  • Python
  • Linux / MacOS

What we offer

We offer our employees a great package of perks, including:

  • 25 days of holiday per year – with the option to buy or sell between 1-5 days
  • Great learning and development opportunities
  • Bonus, Pension, Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans
  • Life Assurance; Income Protection and Critical Illness covers
  • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme
  • Volunteering opportunities

In addition, we offer flexible benefit packages that include Childcare Vouchers; Cycle to Work; Retail Vouchers; Gourmet Card; Gym Flex; Gadget Insurance, Health Assessments and Will Writing.

We also place great importance on health, lifestyle and wellbeing consistently, in which you will have the options to fuel up on free fruit, attend yoga sessions, join our running club, or perhaps taking up on a lunchtime massages.

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About Ascential

Groundsure is a part of the Ascential group.

Each of our products and brands has its own unique heritage and voice, but all align to one common goal: to enable an eco-system that better informs and connects the business world.

Here at Ascential, we have a deep knowledge of our customers, their businesses and industries. Our aim is for our products – increasingly offered both face to face and online – to offer content and connections that professionals rely on for growth and value creation.

Operating from 14 offices around the world, Ascential serves customers in more than 150 countries, providing local and global knowledge, connections and access.

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