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Web Developer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced 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 an experienced, talented Web Developer to join our Information Applications team.

Part of a close-knit group, you will be working on projects essential to the business with audience of tens of millions. These projects include our latest "deskhop" Facebook app, our corporate website and a variety of web-based internal systems used throughout the company. You will be working at multiple levels of the technology stack, from HTML and Javascript front-ends through to the business logic and databases at the heart of our systems. The successful candidate must possess demonstrable programming and problem solving skills, as well as being able to manage multiple tasks and  take responsibility for their successful completion.

Your skills and experience must include

  • Web Application development with strong HTML/ CSS skills
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, Perl or PHP
  • Knowledge of SQL essential, PostgreSQL or MySQL experience useful
  • Knowledge of JavaScript essential, jQuery experience and AngularJS useful
  • Working within a Linux environment
  • Strong problem solving skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Experience of any of the following is desirable

  • Systematic website testing procedures
  • Revision Control Systems
  • Linux systems administration
  • Website design skills
  • Experience of design for mobile sites


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 WD3 by clicking on the below 'Apply Now' button.

RealVNC has a responsibility to ensure that all staff are eligible to live and work in the UK and 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.