Full time

Support Developer

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Employment Type

Full time

Location

Bideford

The Role

The Travel Chapter Group, incorporating Holidaycottages.co.uk and other holiday cottage acquired businesses, is an award-winning holiday letting company with over 25 years’ experience specialising in quality holiday properties across the UK.

We pride ourselves on our extensive and varied portfolio of properties, and always strive to exceed the expectations of our holidaymakers and property owners alike. With over 300+ staff across the UK and a thriving portfolio of 5000+ properties across the UK you can expect to work in a progressive and agile team.

We have a fantastic opportunity to join our Technology team as a Support Developer 

If you are an enthusiastic, friendly and driven coder, this is a great opportunity with a technology driven travel business.

Do you enjoy building awesome software with modern technology that gets used by millions of people? Do you like working as part of a friendly, supportive and high-performing team?

If so, we would love you to help us create and deliver outstanding digital services to hundreds of internal users, thousands of property owners and millions of holidaymakers.

 

 

We are looking for

A enthusiastic, friendly and driven coder to join our head office in Bideford. We are looking for somebody who is keen to develop deep technical skills in a wide range of modern technologies. Successful candidates should have excellent teamworking skills and will be operating in a collaborative and fast-paced Agile environment.

We are looking for:

  • A passion for self-improvement and learning new things.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • A focus on quality and accuracy.
  • A positive, can-do attitude, and a good team player.
What will you be doing?
  • Working as part of the Technology Team, maintaining the existing positive image of the department by providing timely support to staff members in a fast-paced environment in line with organisation's SLAs.
  • Help maintain and develop technical solutions in a wide variety of languages and technologies, likely to include:
    • HTML5 and CSS with LESS/SASS
    • .NET C#/VB.NET
    • MSSQL
    • Javascript/JQuery
  • Taking full responsibility for the functionality you develop, ensuring that it delivers on the business needs, engages users, is maintainable and is robust.
  • Provide out of hours support.
  • Peer reviewing work by others on the team.
  • Contributing to a team-wide process of continual improvement.
  • Maintaining and creating code.
  • Continuously learning new technologies and how to do things better.
  • Maintaining a positive and gracious manner.
What's in it for you?
  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Pension Scheme 
  • Travel Chapter Employee Rewards - Exclusive staff discounts
  • Healthcare Cash Plans
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free Healthy Snacks 
  • Exclusive staff holiday discounts  
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Regular social and team events
  • A relaxed, friendly and fun work environment
  • Time for training and self-improvement
  • Highly effective, motivated and supportive team members!