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Senior Web Developer

Core Skill:
Salary Details:
Between £44,000 - £55,000 depending on experience
Advertising End Date:
22 Feb 2019
Vacancy Type:
Job Description:
Role overview

This is key role in supporting Edinburgh Airport’s Commercial aim for Growth through Choice.

The Senior Web Developer will be a key member of Edinburgh Airport’s Digital team - a team that has a mandate to change every interaction with the airport using online channels, technology, and innovation.

The Digital Team reports directly to senior management and has the freedom to rapidly develop and test without the usual bureaucracy and process. We’re not scared to fail so long as we learn how to succeed the next time, and we have a bias for action. Our success is measured by income and passenger satisfaction
Principal responsibilities
  • Lead the software engineering team to solve technical challenges by applying engineering best practices to produce new and innovative digital solutions
  • Own the digital technology stack, be responsible for implementing new cloud technology, and be accountable for security, reliability and performance
  • Line management of the web development team (up to 6 developers)
Qualifications and Experience:
Qualifications and experience
  • Experience of leading software engineering teams
  • Demonstrated experience of using technology to deliver revenue growth in a commercial environment
  • Experience of delivering scalable software solutions using cloud-native technology
  • Degree in computing, or equivalent experience in a digital environment. Front and back end web development and database experience
  • Our technology stack includes (but is not limited to) PHP, Node.js, JavaScript, MySQL, AWS, Google Cloud, React.js, Linux

Framework and boundaries

This is a key role within the Digital and commercial teams, with opportunities to make a difference to the revenues and customer experience at Edinburgh Airport.