Development Architect / Engineer / QA1486740905

IT / Software Development Jobs

  • Full Time
  • Leeds

Who are we?

First Locate Limited was created nearly 20 years ago and we now have offices in the centre of Leeds and at the Seaside in Scarborough.  We employ over 200 people and many of these that work for us have been here a lot of years.  We work on behalf of customers like British Gas, BT, Yorkshire Water, Scottish Power Spark Energy to name a few.  As we continue to grow we are looking for great people to join us.


We are looking for a talented developer with a firm understanding of OO programming and good experience of MVC Frameworks.

You will be joining our growing, award winning development team. Located in central Leeds or from our new site in Seamer, North Yorkshire. This exciting new opportunity will see you working with a wide range of open source technologies within a demanding, highly available computing platform which manages multi million pound transactions.

You will play a key role in our Research & Development Team undertaking development projects and tasks relating to next generation uses of IP telephony, IVR, automation and future development of our CRM platform Actius.

As such, you will possess a wide ranging knowledge of the core skills listed here but also be able to research, adopt and harness new programming techniques and technologies.

Leveraging a wide range of skills, You will be both contributing new features to existing software platforms and starting new projects, to help deliver our market leading services to the big 6 utility firms and government agencies.

The ideal candidate will have a keenness to learn, teach and share ideas in what is a collaborative, non-hierarchical team. You will be given the ability to manage the path of your own projects.

Typical Technical requirements are as follows but we will consider other related technology skills:

PHP (MVC) / Laravel
API design
Ruby on rails
Apache Solr

What is in it for you?

*Bonus Scheme

*21 Days annual leave rising after 3 years + 8 Bank Holidays

* Simply Health Rewards Package. Cash back on Optical, Dental, Physiotherapy, Prescription charges and much more. This also includes My Wellbeing Service where you can speak to a GP, Counselling Service, discounted Gym Membership and much more.

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