Full time

Backend Data Developer

Closing date Friday 5th November 2021

Employment Type

Full time


Mainly remote working

About Us


We’re Travel Chapter. We are a market leader in self-catering holidays.

People are at the centre of everything we do. Success doesn’t happen by itself; it takes a great bunch of diversely talented individuals working together to create something brilliant - and that’s precisely what we’ve got.

Having evolved from a small Southwest holiday letting agency to a UK network of travel brands, we pride ourselves on delivering the very best service to our customers and property owners alike. Along the way, we’ve nurtured a caring and collaborative culture that drives us forward and keeps our team inspired and motivated every day. We are passionate about what we do & we like to have fun whilst doing it. We take a common-sense approach to getting things done. We get things wrong at times and that’s ok! We learn from it and adapt—remembering to stay curious and never stop evolving.

Your Next Chapter

If you are an enthusiastic, friendly and experienced Backend Data Developer, this is a great opportunity to join our growing Systems & Data Team (SDT).

Do you enjoy designing, building, testing and operating data models? If so, we would love you to help us develop and extend our data available for our various web-based products.

We’re looking for somebody able to develop optimized data structures and move the appropriate data to the required locations to enable Travel Chapter to provide staff, clients and owners a great experience when using our systems.

We are offering flexibility in the choice of work location, with the option of working from home or at either our Head Office in Bideford or our Bristol office. You should also be available to regularly travel to either our Bristol Office or HQ in Bideford subject to business needs.

What's in it for you?

Apart from joining a rapidly growing company with a great culture and a big focus on employee development. The great news is we also offer competitive salaries and benefits which we feel look after our team well.

Our Benefits Include

  • 25 days paid holidays plus bank holiday
  • £300 paid towards a holiday of your choice
  • Paid day to volunteer with a charity of your choice
  • Friends and family discount scheme
  • Life assurance for your peace of mind
  • Social clubs whether you’re into pets, fitness, gardening, sustainability, nutrition etc.. there's something for everyone
  • Great social events – we are well known for our Christmas parties!

What will I be doing?

You’ll be joining our fast paced, multi-site, customer-facing company. We are looking to attract a proactive and organised Backend Data Developer who will work closely with Delivery and Product teams to ensure the timely completion of projects as well as work with Senior Developers to improve our development tools, processes, technology stack, application performance and stability.

This opportunity will involve implementing technical projects to facilitate business efforts and goals. The role will have a big responsibility for assisting in troubleshooting production issues to resolution ensuring that measures are put in place where possible to stop reoccurrence and documenting new developments and updating existing documentation within confluence. There is a requirement to provide out of ours support where needed, to help support our teams internally.

One of the best things about a new role is that there will be plenty of opportunity to add value in this ever-changing, organisation.

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