We are seeking a Javascript Developer who is capable of delivering new features in our Opsview product suite. This new role provides a real opportunity at the start of an exciting period of growth where your dynamism and vision could have a direct influence on the success of our Opsview business.

You will work as a member of our engineering team whose primary responsibility is to build great new features as they are prioritised by our product manager. You will report to the Engineering Team Leader.

Training will be provided in Opsview and other open source tools, but prior knowledge of these or similar products would be advantageous.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Developing software for our Opsview product suite
Reviewing and contributing to functional specifications and detailed technical designs
Developing and unit testing to these detailed designs
Validating engineering estimates and timescales, and taking responsibility for meeting the resulting deadlines
Maintaining current technical documentation at the code, design and user levels
Maintaining the software on an ongoing basis
Liaising with our dedicated product support team to assist with troubleshooting and fixing customer raised defects

Required skills:

3+ years of experience with JavaScript
Expert understanding of HTML5 and CSS2/3
Experience with Javascript testing frameworks
Experience working with MVC backend frameworks and REST APIs
Experience working in continuous integration environments
Experience conducting code reviews
Experience of software development processes
Experience in writing unit tests
Computer Science, Mathematics or similar degree
Experience of working within an agile scrum team

Desired skills:

Prior experience of working for a small, high-growth company
Experience in version control systems, such as Subversion or Git
Experience in testing with Selenium
Experience of working with the ExtJS v4 or a similar Javascript framework
Experience with Unix/Linux
Experience with SQL for MySQL
Experience developing on LAMP architectures

Why work for Opsview?

Well, apart from a good salary and benefits (and all the little perks you would expect) we offer everyone who works here excellent career and learning opportunities. We work in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere (in our offices on the university of Reading campus) where you can learn every day using cutting edge technologies. We will give you the freedom to work autonomously and everything you need to really make your mark on future products that we release.

We truly believe that people love working at Opsview and would welcome the chance to talk to you about potential opportunities here it could be the case that we have the perfect role for you right now, or it might be that we stay in touch until the right role for you comes along.

Opsview are happy to assist with relocation costs.

You can find out more about us at http://www.opsview.com

Please send your CV to me at richard.saunders@opsview.com and we can set up a quick call.