Full Stack Developer

National Biodiversity Network Trust: Full Stack Developer

Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 pa depending on experience

Location: Nottingham or home based

Type: Initially a 12 month contract with the potential for extension

Hours: Full time (part-time and job share considered for the right candidate(s))

Are you someone who really wants to make a difference? 

Do you yearn for a challenge?  To be an all-rounder?

Not only to develop, administer the databases and servers, but advise, design, progress and deliver IT projects?

Do you want to use your knowledge and experience to help conserve the UK’s natural world?

The NBN Trust is looking for an experienced full stack developer to be the lead developer for the NBN Atlas, the NBN Trust’s data sharing infrastructure.  The role is varied and includes the design, development, testing, implementation and ongoing support and maintenance of the NBN Atlas. Much of the work involves maintenance (bug fixes, minor enhancements) within a large and diverse codebase.

You will have experience in:

  • Linux and cloud service environments
  • Grails and/or Java programming
  • Web standards and protocols including API development, CSS and Javascript
  • Management of SOLR and Cassandra clusters
  • Along with the desire to learn new skills

In return we will give you the opportunity to:

  • work on developing the largest species data base for any country in the world
  • develop your skills in software development

all in a flexible working environment

To find out more please read the Information for Applicants document.

To apply send a CV and covering letter detailing how your experience matches our requirements to support@nbn.org.uk

Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

Applications will be assessed as they are submitted.

Previous applicants need not reapply.

The NBN Trust is an equal opportunities employer

Details updated December 2020.

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