Junior Software Engineer / Junior Web Developer

Joining one of our product development teams, this engineer will help to build new features for the web-based components of our products.

While we are looking for an engineer with experience working with Javascript frontends, we are also looking for someone willing to learn new technologies and languages where necessary to participate as a full member of our agile team.

We’re a diverse team who look to use the right tool to solve the problem at hand, we use a broad range of technologies – so there’s plenty of opportunity to learn new things and grow as an engineer. Our products present a broad range of technical challenges, everything from complex distributed systems to sophisticated front ends for presenting large volumes of information. We like to challenge our teams to build the best products, with the best technologies.

We have a modern structure, with cross-functional agile teams supported by inter-team chapters that focus on specific skill sets. Our agile implementation isn’t just a token effort at Scrum, we believe in delivering quality working software to our customers as soon as we can!

The position will report directly to the Head of Software and is located at our Solihull office.

Essential Requirements

  • Passionate about delivering quality products
  • A technical degree
  • Demonstrable software development knowledge in Javascript, Python, or C++
  • A good understanding of the software development process
  • Well organised, punctual, and a strong communicator

Desirable Qualities

  • Experience working in cross-functional, collaborative, agile environments
  • Experience with some of our front end technologies, including Angular.js, Angular, React, and React Native, or native app development
  • Experience with some of our back end technologies, including C++, Node.js, Python/Django, Postgresql, and Couchbase

Salary and benefits

  • Flexible hours, 40 hrs/week with core hours from 10-4
  • Work-from-home days negotiable
  • 24 days leave, increasing 1 day/year after 2 years of employment
  • Contribution to a gym membership of your choice
  • 10% time available to use on your own projects and ideas
  • Company pension scheme
  • Varied work with plenty of opportunity to experiment with new technologies
  • Competitive salary


To apply for this role, please send your CV to software-careers@biositesystems.com