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Arbor

Arbor

Arbor

We are a high-growth, innovative, Series A funded technology company who has built a platform to help educators all around the world use data to improve school performance.

Professional

Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
18 Jan 2013

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Compensation details:

The package

  • £30,000 basic salary and 10% discretionary bonus
  • Paid time off - 25 days holiday
  • Based in Westbourne Park, with offices in Malta (we go there in the summer to get a tan).

The perks

  • Choose your own peripherals – mobile, tablet, PC. Apple or Android, Mac or Windows. Your choice!
  • Access to a members club
  • Beer Fridays with the team
  • Enjoy coming in every day, see the impact of your own work, and know that you’re making a difference.

Software Engineer

Change how education is delivered all over the world

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Compensation details:

The package

  • £30,000 basic salary and 10% discretionary bonus
  • Paid time off - 25 days holiday
  • Based in Westbourne Park, with offices in Malta (we go there in the summer to get a tan).

The perks

  • Choose your own peripherals – mobile, tablet, PC. Apple or Android, Mac or Windows. Your choice!
  • Access to a members club
  • Beer Fridays with the team
  • Enjoy coming in every day, see the impact of your own work, and know that you’re making a difference.

Job Type:
Full-time
Level:
Entry Level
Escape Factors:
Entrepreneurial
Social Impact
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You will be a highly intelligent individual with a passionate belief that technology can change education and the world for the better. In your role you will work with our star team of software engineers, many of whom have worked in leading investment banks, high growth start-ups and global technology firms.

We operate a flat hierarchy, so you will be able to make a visible and personal impact in the following areas:

  • Learning cutting edge technologies and applying them to live situation scenarios
  • Help develop a mature, enterprise-ready system architecture, with Zend Framework at the core
  • Interact with our core data services via JSON and XML
  • Participate in user experience design & testing sessions
  • Proactively look for ways to improve the user experience
  • Help education institutions all over the world on large deployment projects to help migrate and integrate their data
  • Suggest new ideas and innovations and help turn your ideas into new product areas
In order to qualify for this position, you will have:
  • Strong familiarity with Zend Framework
  • Strong experience building real-world PHP applications
  • Working knowledge of MySQL and database optimization principles
  • Understanding interacting with XML and JSON (REST APIs)
  • Comfortable managing web-servers
  • Understand principles behind developing for cloud services
  • Working knowledge of Javascript and ExtJS is a strong benefit
  • A friendly attitude and ability to explain your ideas in common sense language
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