Overview

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment company with over 23 million customers across seven countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our NOW TV family

The perks

As NOW TV are part of the Sky family, you’ll benefit from either: free Sky Q (one off payment required for installation) or a NOW TV premium package as well as an excellent pension scheme and private health care. What’s more, you’ll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. As if that’s not enough, our impressive Osterley campus boasts endless subsidised restaurants, on-site cinema, on-site gym, and much more to make your experience with us even more enjoyable.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.

Your key responsibilities:

It is key for our developers, to develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Test Driven Development and Pair Programming, automated, multi-layer testing.

As a Developer, you will;

– Create extremely well crafted front-end web application using ReactJS and Redux
– Be part of a self-organising and cross functional agile team
– Champion best practices such as Pair Programming, TDD, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
– Write resilient code that will be continuously tested, deployed and will perform at scale
– You will be a leader within the team, helping the team actively improve overall software quality, whilst looking to help the team and fellow team members improve.
– Contribute to the team’s technical direction, tools and processes
– Responsible for ensuring the website is highly performant, resilient and secure
– Ensure the website is well maintained and monitored in production

Key skills

– Expert in Javascript, especially React/Redux
– Good experience with back end technologies
– Good understanding of and experience with CI tools (Jenkins, Concourse)
– Experience with optimising web applications in areas such as performance, security and resiliancy
– You will initiate and actively participate in discussions
– Ability to push for new improvements across the codebase and influence/gain buy in from a large community of developers to push through improvements and positive change
– Great team player and ability to help coach and mentors junior members of the team

Ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results? Apply today

We’re happy to talk flexible working

It’s our people that make us Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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