Junior Developer - JS


About the role

Perfocal is an on-demand service revolusionising the way people hire professional photography services. Since the launch of this version of product we have expanded to four UK cities and received over a thousand photographer applications. After closing a seed round of investment recently we’re now quickly growing and looking for a junior developer to join the tech team.

What you will do
  • Work alongside product lead and senior developers in developing, maintaining and testing platform features
  • Participate in other aspects of making our products, such as analysis, design, troubleshooting, optimising and documentation
  • Provides support under critical / urgent situations, including off-hour duties if necessary
  • Work with the marketing and operations team and provide technical assistance where needed
We'd love to hear from you if
  • You have 1-3 yrs experience in professional programming work and have experience making products used by real customers
  • You have a good overall knowlegde in React and Node.js apps
  • You have some understanding of the web development as a whole and awareness of front-end, back-end and RESTful best practices
  • You are an excellent communicator and enjoy working in teams
  • You can also work well on your own and are always happy to get your hands dirty
  • You are eager to learn & develop as an engineer
  • You are a quick learner
It'll be nice if
  • You have worked on products in marketplace / on-demand model
  • You have a bachelor or master degree in a related subject
  • You have an interest (or burning passion) in photography
  • You have experience in a fast growing start-up
What we offer

Benefits Perfocal offers include flexible working, competitive salaries, substantial stock options, pension plans and many more. We value learning and will help you with your personal development where possible.

Sound like the job for you?

Great! Send us your resumé along with a cover letter explaining why you’re interested in this role and why you believe you’re the right person for this job, providing examples of your past achievements.

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