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Graduate Web Developer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Web Developer to join our successful and expanding team at RealVNC.

RealVNC is a highly successful software company based in Cambridge (UK) city centre. As the original developers of VNC remote-access technology our software is used by hundreds of millions of users worldwide from the non-technical home user to IT professionals from global companies, such as Intel, IBM, and Philips. We have immediate, significant expansion plans and are looking for a talented Graduate Web Developer to join our Information Applications team.

Part of a multi-skilled group, you will be working on sites with a global audience of millions as well as browser-based internal applications that run our business. Our projects include the recently-launched "deskhop" Facebook app, the corporate website, and web services supporting our core VNC product. This is a fantastic opportunity to enter web application development and the successful candidate must possess demonstrable problem solving skills, as well as a willingness to learn and take responsibility for completion of tasks.

 Your skills and experience must include

  • Web development with HTML/CSS skills
  • Designing and developing software
    • Strong problem solving skills with attention to detail
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • A good degree (or equivalent qualification) to at least 2.1 level

 Experience of any of the following is highly desirable

  • Scripting languages such as Python, Perl or PHP
  • Knowledge of SQL, experience of PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • JavaScript development, jQuery especially useful
  • Working within a Linux environment
  • Revision Control Systems
  • Website design skills

 Benefits

This is a rare opportunity to join a successful, growing company with a recognised global brand and huge potential and vision.  The successful candidate will be compensated with an attractive package appropriate to qualifications and experience, to include a competitive salary and generous benefits including contributory pension, childcare vouchers and private dental and medical care.  This is a full time post working 35 hours per week (Monday – Friday), however flexibility may be required.

How to apply

For further information or to apply for this vacancy, please send a covering letter and copy of a recent CV quoting the reference WD4, then click on the apply button below.

 RealVNC has a responsibility to ensure that all staff are eligible to live and work in theUKand candidates invited to interview are requested to provide proof of their eligibility to work.  At this point, we will only consider candidates resident in the Cambridge (UK) area for this role.

 RealVNC is an equal opportunities employer, committed to staff welfare and professional development.

We will not consider agency applications for this post.