Careers

Here you will find our current vacancies.

Always on the hunt for new talent.

 

As a fast growing specialist insurance provider for the disabled and over 50s we require a range of different skills. If you feel your skills could benefit our business please email a covering letter and your C.V. to vacancies@markbatesltd.com. Please note that applications submitted without a CV will be disregarded

Current Vacancies

 

 

LEAD FULL STACK WEB DEVELOPER

 

Full time: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5:30pm

Office location - Grantham, Lincolnshire

Flexible home working available

Competitive and negotiable salary

 

About Us

Mark Bates Ltd is a growing, multi-faceted, ambitious and progressive insurance provider which embraces technology and is always looking to push forward web based applications.

 

The Department

The IT department provides software development, web development, web design and system infrastructure maintenance and administration to the whole company. This role is ideal for candidates that have experience in creating, deploying and maintaining secure web applications using Angular, Express and Node.

 

The Role

Build new and maintain existing web applications using Angular, JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

Lead a small team of web developers.

Ensure brand continuity and liaise with company marketing department.

Capture and analyse the requirements for new and existing applications.

Design solutions and present to stakeholders and project management.

Troubleshoot and analyse code then test and adapt based on results.

Create architecture for future development, ensure that code is documented and managed, create a learning pathway for current and future developers.

 

Requirements

 

Essential

5 Years’ experience in web development

Confidence to lead, multi task and work under pressure

Strong communication

High level of ability with web app frameworks, JavaScript, HTML and CSS

Excellent design skills

High level of ability in backend frameworks such a Node

Able to maintain and develop SEO

Web hosting, cyber security, firewalls

Desirable

jQuery, Angular JS;

PHP, MySQL, MS SQL skills

 

The Ideal Candidate

Driven and hardworking

Able to organise and maintain a high workload

Professional and personable

Strong attention to detail

Calm and able to work under pressure and to deadlines

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Able to work independently and as part of a team

Literacy, numeracy and IT competency

Confidently handle difficult situations

Self-motivated

 

Benefits

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

28 days annual leave, including Bank & Public Holidays

Well established, leading insurance provider with over 25 years trading history

Creative opportunities developing bespoke solutions

The chance to be an influential lead in stable, progressive business

 

Contact Us

Telephone 01476 591104

Website www.markbatesltd.com

Email vacancies@markbatesltd.com

 

Apply Now

The closing date for this role is TBC

If you think you are ideal for this role, please submit your CV and covering letter to vacancies@markbatesltd.com