We're looking for a Full Stack Developer to join our team!

13th Aug 2019

Are you looking for your next career move?

We are looking to recruit an experienced full-stack web developer to create cutting edge web applications and products for both our customers and ourselves. This role requires a talented and passionate individual who will play a key role in the planning and implementation of projects, working closely with the design team and other members of the development studio.

The right candidate will be passionate about creating advanced solutions and will be able to demonstrate their expertise in a number of live projects.

As a developer at Calm Digital, you will work with large and small organisations, nationally and internationally; developing complex web platforms and digital software solutions. The right candidate will be working with major blue chip, SME and start up businesses and will be involved at all stages of the process from concept to delivery. 

Along with client projects, you will work alongside the design team to build new features and improve the user experience of our internal SAAS products and take these to the next level.

Key Requirements:

  • Highly competent in a server-side programming language such as Python or PHP. 
  • We primarily use Django, a Python framework to develop all our projects in, so Django experience would be ideal but not essential.

  • Experienced in HTML5 and CSS, ideally familiar with a CSS extension such as Less or Sass.

  • JavaScript knowledge is essential and experience with a framework such as jQuery would be an advantage

  • Experience using a source control system such as Git, Mercurial or Subversion

  • Server administration experience would be beneficial

  • Ability to deliver projects on time and on budget to a very high standard

  • Create project documentation include sitemaps and specifications

  • Introduce new technologies and processes into the development studio to keep us on the cutting edge


Key Competences:

  • Outstanding attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Enthusiastic & self-motivated

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and resolve problems quickly

  • Strong organisational skills

  • Ability to work well with all members within a multidisciplinary team.


  • Location: We’re based in Digital City in Middlesbrough, a vibrant digital hub, within walking distance of the town centre and right across the road from the train station.

  • Flexi time: Fancy an early or late start? As long as you work some core hours you can change your start and finish time to suit your lifestyle.

  • Environment: Our offices are modern and open-plan, with breakout areas and a cafe on site

  • Cake: Everyone likes cake! On your birthday you’ll not only get a cake, but a voucher to treat yourself.

  • Social: Whether it’s company parties, pub quiz nights or team lunches, there’s always something to get involved in

  • Wellbeing: We offer free eye tests, a subsidised fitness tracker and flexible working


Job Type: Full-time, permanent

Location: The role will be based in the Calm Digital Middlesbrough office, so you will need to live within a commutable distance.

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