Mid-Weight Engineer

Comic Relief

  • Team: Technology
  • Grade: Associate
  • Salary: £29,500 - £32,000
  • Location: London and Currently Remote
  • Closing: 12:00pm, 27th Jul 2021 BST

Perks and benefits

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Job Description

Purpose of Job:

The midweight engineer will work across the engineering stack and will participate in the design, development, delivery and operation of digital products and services in a secure, scalable and efficient manner.

Key responsibilities:

  • Participate in the vertical ownership of the entire software stack of individual products and services including but not limited to support, monitoring and full operational responsibility.

  • Help code and develop digital products and services.

  • Help design software based solutions and services to service both Internal & External stakeholders.

  • Actively engage with open source and technology communities.

  • Work on other products and tooling like our testing stack, continuous integration and delivery pipelines.

  • Craft unique user experiences in an agile setting. Participating as an active member of the agile delivery team.

Essential Skills and Competencies:

  • Commercial experience of developing full stack JavaScript applications.

  • Commercial experience of most of the following technologies:

o   NodeJS

o   REST / GraphQL

o   React

o   Serverless Framework

o   AWS

o   Continuous Integration (Concourse / CircleCI / GitHub Actions)

o   Load Testing

o   Automated Testing

o   Git

  • Understanding of 12 factor application development and its application across a stack.

  • Experience of running and maintaining production workloads hosted on AWS or similar top tier cloud providers.

Inclusivity at Comic Relief

We recognise diversity and inclusion are a source of strength in achieving our mission. We therefore welcome everyone, trusting what makes us different brings creativity, styles and experiences to help us collectively do our best work. That’s regardless of your gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, and cultural identity. We especially welcome those from under-represented groups in modern grant-making and fundraising. We are on a journey, but if you join our team you will be part of a community that is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where we want you to:

  • Be valued for being yourself

  • Do your best work, and be supported to break down barriers so you can succeed

  • Be heard, respected, and treated as an equal, whatever your level, experience or background

  • Be part of a team that is committed to making this happen – with our colleagues, partners, and contributors.

Comic Relief is committed to preventing and protecting all people from harm in their interactions with us. We expect all those that act in our name to uphold our approach to doing no harm.

Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

Applications closed Tue 27th Jul 2021

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Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You’ll need a CV/résumé, but it’ll only be considered if you score well on the anonymous review

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