Overview

We are now recruiting a Software Developer to help take Hive to the next level and beyond.

Our software as a service (SaaS) proposition operates in the ‘HR Tech’ space; one of the fastest growing sectors in tech right now. Our feature rich platform connects employers and employees by gathering workforce feedback and insights on a continuous basis – an approach that is now adopted by SMEs and multinational corporates such as Apple, Amazon and Google.

As we continued to grow rapidly, we’re adding another software engineer to our product development team to help take Hive to the next level and beyond.

We’re working with Node.js, React, Redux, MongoDB, ElasticSearch and serverless technologies (AWS Lambda, AWS DynamoDB) to build a platform utilizing microservice architecture with an API first strategy that is designed to perform well at scale whilst delivering a clean, polished user interface.

If you’d like to join a daring, ambitious, dynamic, fun-loving team at a tech company that is going places – this might just be the job you’re looking for…

 

What’s Exciting About It?

As the newest member of the software development team, you’ll be a major player in helping to build the next generation of our application, using the aforementioned technologies.

 

About You

As part of a tight-knit, fast-paced outfit, you’ll be a hardworking teammate with great communication skills and the ability to influence others as well as make decisions on your own.

You love seeing projects through to completion and are excited by the prospect of working on something that has scope to be used by hundreds of thousands of people.

Self-learning is part of your DNA. You’re comfortable learning about the latest technologies and importantly, you have an instinct to know ‘how and when’ to apply them.

 

Essential Skills / Experience

  • Javascript
  • Node.js
  • React
  • Redux
  • MySQL
  • MongoDB
  • Git
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Working with RESTful APIs

 

Advantageous Skills

  • ElasticSearch
  • AWS
  • Jira
  • SourceTree
  • Continuous integration
  • TDD

 

Benefits & Atmosphere

  • we offer a competitive salary;
  • you’ll be supported by a talented, positive, can-do team of coworkers;
  • we provide an informal work environment;
  • our offices are canny and in an awesome, city centre location;
  • we plan social events;
  • we have unlimited holidays;
  • there’s flexible working and flexitime; and
  • we offer the opportunity to be part of something that’s going to matter.

 

To Apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter, within your covering letter, please include:

  • all of your best strengths and why they’re relevant;
  • what development work (personal and professional) that you’re most proud of and why;
  • what technologies you are passionate about and why.

BTW… There’s no need for corporate speak. Dump the formality if it feels right. Be yourself and let your personality shine through 🙂

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About Hive.HR

We’re Hive, a tech startup with huge ambitions based in Newcastle upon Tyne city centre.

Our software as a service (SaaS) proposition operates in the ‘HR Tech’ space; one of the fastest growing sectors in tech right now. Our feature rich platform connects employers and employees by gathering workforce feedback and insights on a continuous basis – an approach that is now adopted by SMEs and multinational corporates such as Apple, Amazon and Google.