Job Title: Placement Software Developer
Duration: 12 Month Placement- 40Hours per Week- Monday to Friday core hours 10:00-16:30
Reporting To: Development Manager
Are you looking for a placement opportunity with a difference? Do you want to work with some of the most recognised brands on the planet? … Amazon, Ebay, Nike and ASOS to name just a few.
We are looking for students who are ready to roll up their sleeves, get stuck in and play a big part in driving our business forward. To us, you’re not just this year’s placement student, you are TopCashBacks next “Senior Developer” or “Development Manager.
TopCashback is the World’s most generous cashback company. Having been established in the UK in 2005, we are now the UK market leaders in cashback and still growing rapidly. TopCashback has previously featured as one of the fastest growing private companies in the UK for 3 consecutive years by the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 and has been awarded Cashback Site of the year 2016, 2017, 2019 and 2020.
Our worldwide membership is in excess of 20 million and growing. TopCashback is an ethical company and lives by the motto “do as you would be done by”. We extend this way of operating to all of our members, merchants and partners as one of our core values.
The job opening is for a placement/internship student who will be a junior developer and will be involved in the development of the company website as well as back office applications and databases. You will be working alongside an experienced team of senior developers and reporting directly to the team’s tech lead. The work you will be doing will have a major impact on the business; working on major, significant projects!
It’s a fantastic opportunity for someone wanting to kick start their career in I.T with a well-established market leading company who looks after their employee’s and are willing to evolve and develop your skills further.
The candidate will have or be predicted a 2:1 (or above) degree in Computer Science or related discipline with a heavy bias towards programming. You will be a UK resident and be available to start as soon as possible once your course/year is complete.
Ideally the candidate will have a knowledge and understanding of .NET (VB.NET or C#), web development skills (ideally ASP.NET, HTML, CSS etc.) and knowledge of SQL (ideally MS SQL Server). You must have a good knowledge of software programming and be a logical problem solver.
We are looking for Developers who show a true passion for programming, a love for technology and excellent communication skills that can bring enthusiasm to our development environment.
Due to current Covid restrictions, on-boarding the successful candidate will need to be done ‘virtually’. However we have adapted well to this and have all our employees working safely from home across the globe, We are in a very strong financially secure position – being a profitable owner managed business with no debt – that makes us extremely confident to continue to recruit and expand our operations in all our markets even at this time.
At TopCashback, since we began, we have been committed to building a fair, diverse and inclusive company. We believe that diversity and nurturing a culture where we can all be our true selves at work, makes us stronger as a business. We celebrate differences and foster a fair and equal environment for us all to flourish in. After all, we spend most of our time together.
With fairness at heart, we‘re committed to being an equal opportunity employer regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, religion, disability, nationality, age or similar. Whoever you are, whatever walk of life you are from, we’ll welcome you to our TopCashback family.