Senior Developer


My School Portal Ltd is looking for a Developer for our SaaS product

As the developers of a market leading product within the education sector we are looking to grow our team to maintain the products’ quality.

This is a new position within the company and is due to the growth of the core development team, we are now looking to further build our team around great people who are passionate about their work.

Working in a creative and dynamic team is rewarding, as we are not a large corporate company your views, opinions and ideas will be invaluable. We do offer a training budget so you will be able to grow with the product and the team as we work towards our goals.

We are looking for an individual who can tackle all stages of the development lifecycle – from discussing requirements, planning and design, through to the build and deployment.

We are looking for the following expertise:

  •  5+ years of commercial experience.
  • Strong front-end Responsive Web Development skills with the use of JavaScript
  • Frameworks I.e. JQuery, React, Ember etc.
  • Strong experience of server-side development using Node.js, MySQL, Docker and
  • Strong experience of RESTful web service APIs.
  • Experience in software design and development.
  • Experience and understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Experience with unit and integration testing.
  • A mentality of a start-up employee ensuring to complete get tasks started and running quickly.

Other skills that would be advantageous but not necessary:

  • Programming experience in Java, C++ or C.
  • Experience of programming with node.
  • Experience of Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience of Apache Tomcat.
  • Experience of the CFML programming language.
  • Experience with MySQL or MS-SQL.
  • Experience of Git, Mercurial or similar source control system.
  • Experience of Bamboo or similar CI server.

Salary: negotiable for the right candidate.

The role will be based at our office near Dartford, Kent and is a full-time position. Hours of work: Monday to Friday 08.30 to 17.00. Due to our location, your own transport is essential.

Position available immediately.

Please send your C.V. and example URLs of your past work with your application to
At the interview stage, we would expect candidates to show us examples of previous projects to enable us to ascertain their experience, depth of skills and encourage mutually beneficial discussions.