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Skills Matter | CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, GB +44 (0)207 183 9040 jobs@skillsmatter.com

We are a community of software craftsmen and women, with a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges, known for sharing our skills and experience with others.

We are experts in building adaptable, flexible and scalable systems with big data sets and regularly come together at related talks, conferences, meetups and workshops. We enable our community to discover, learn and share ideas and technologies that help with this challenge.

Every day, hundreds of us get together at Skills Matter, for events, or simply to meet for a chat and a drink at our fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}. Together, we have become a thriving ecosystem, that has given birth to many great technologies and ideas.

With more than 120,000 members regularly coming together, we are now Europe’s largest community of software engineers and ever growing!

We are growing very fast and are looking for some highly social, driven and fearless new joiners to help us deliver our mission.

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Sales & Marketing of Skills Matter Conference Sponsorship

Are you a a creative, quick-thinking graduate looking for a sales and marketing role in our fast growing scale-up? A people person, highly social and naturally curious? If the answer is yes, we'd love you to join our team!

Our conferences team is looking for a creative graduate with a natural sales ability and a passion for technology and people, to help grow ticket and sponsorship sales.

For this never-two-days-the-same kinda job, we are looking for a great communicator, with a good understanding of social media, a natural sales ability and a passion for technology.

Interested? Find out more!

Sales of Event Space at Codenode, London's venue for Tech Events

Are you a highly social, naturally curious and quick-thinking graduate, looking for a sales role in a fast growing scale-up? A great communicator, with a natural sales ability and a passion for events? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our Space & Events team!

Our team is responsible for the development of business with new and existing clients in need of a venue to host their tech events. We named our venue Codenode and it was designed as a specialised venue for Tech events. If you are an ambitious self-starter, who would enjoy a never-two-days-the-same kinda job and helping us sell our awesome space, we'd love you to join us!

Interested? Apply now!

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Sales of advanced, expert-led technology training at Skills Matter

Are you a highly social, naturally curious and quick-thinking graduate, looking for a sales role in a fast growing scale-up? A great communicator, with a natural sales ability and a passion for learning and technology? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our Training team!

We are Skills Matter, Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together to learn and share skills. Our team helps great engineering teams gain the advanced technology skills they need to power tech-driven businesses across the globe. We are looking for a quick-thinking individual, who loves learning and helping others to do the same, join our buzzing Training team.

Interested? Apply now!

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Growth Digital Marketeer

Skills Matter growth team is looking for a world-class digital marketer with experience running online marketing campaigns, to become the leader of our outbound marketing efforts. Does that sound appealing to you?

Our Growth team is open for fun, creative team-players, hard-working professionals with an analytical mind that like to lead online marketing campaigns, build experiments, extract conclusions and provide brilliant insights out of data.

We are looking for candidates with, at least, 3 years of experience running online marketing campaigns, to design and implement all our outbound marketing efforts.

Interested? Apply now!

if you are…

• An analytical leader, willing to take ownership, make mistakes and learn fast, who can talk to anyone and can also listen;

• Creative and a quick-thinking team-player, a natural in online marketing tools and growth techniques.

• Highly curious, someone who loves learning, researching and getting to the bottom of things;

...then we would love to hear from you!

Join our team and grow into a Growth wizard - we would love to support your career aspirations!

about the role

• You will have a marketing budget to spend across all the Online Marketing channels you consider relevant to our community.

• You will be in charge of designing the strategy for each of those channels in every single Conference, Training course and Meetup we host or organise.

• You will meet regularly with the Training, Conference and Space and Events teams to understand their needs and audience, reporting results of your campaigns.

• You will analyse data regarding our community, technologies, keywords and other relevant parameters to configure our online marketing campaigns, present your findings to the Growth team, and implement initiatives to improve Skills Matter performance.

• You will commit to walk the extra mile to continuously learn the latest online marketing techniques and will share them with the team to improve our performance. We will support you to have time and resources to do it.

• You will work at Codenode, our funky tech community and events venue complete with table tennis tables, free drinks and snacks, fussball and its own fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}, located in the heart of Tech City and with superb transport links;

• You’ll work with a talented and creative team of highly social innovators and collaborators, who are ready to share their skills and experience with you.

• You will have a competitive salary and a great work-life balance.

Interested? Apply now!

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Conference Producer at London's largest Tech Event venue

Are you a creative, quick on your feet and looking to start a career in events in our fast growing scale-up? A people person, highly social, highly organised and naturally curious? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our team!

Our conferences team is looking for a creative team-player, with some experience with events and a passion for technology and people and superb organisation skills, to help produce great conferences for our community.

For this never-two-days-the-same kinda job, we are looking for a great communicator, who loves researching, organising and making stuff happen.

Interested? Apply now!

if you are...

• Creative and a quick-thinking team-player, a natural in organising things and able to meet (often tight) deadlines;

• A people person, both flexible and fearless, who can talk to anyone and can also listen;

• Highly curious, someone who loves learning, researching and getting to the bottom of things;

• Always buzzing with energy and enjoy rolling up your sleeves and get stuck in;

• Able to assume responsibility and ownership for successfully reaching individual and team goals; and you are

• Looking to channel your creativity and superb organisational skills into a product and team that helps thousands of people learn and share skills in advanced technology.

...then we would love to hear from you!

Join our team and grow into SuperProducerStardom - we would love to support your career aspirations!

about the role

• You will help the team produce high quality programs by researching topics and the leading experts in the technology domain of the conference;

• You will do so by researching online and by liaising with members in our awesome community, in our program committees, and in our own conferences team, creating timely recommendations for keynotes;

• Invite and secure top speakers, leading experts in their field, to keynote our conferences, at least 14 months ahead of the conference and meeting our diversity objectives;

• Publish engaging, rich and well tagged descriptions of their keynotes and bios on our conference web pages;

• Create rich marketing assets that can be used to promote program content, for print, social media and our website;

• Grow attendance, content engagement and revenues from our conferences by executing engaging social media campaigns around the content you have sourced and created;

• Research and secure cool conference venues in NYC and SF, and negotiate flexible terms, reasonable commercials and the spaces and services we need to create an awesome experience for our attendees;

• You will work at Codenode, our funky tech community and events venue complete with table tennis tables, fussball and its own fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}, located in the heart of Tech City and with superb transport links;

• You’ll work with a talented and creative team of highly social innovators and collaborators, who are ready to share their skills and experience with you.

About us

We are a community of software craftsmen and women, with a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges, and for sharing our skills and experience with others.

We are experts in building adaptable, flexible and scalable systems with big data sets and regularly come together at related talks, conferences, meetups and workshops. We enable our community to discover, learn and share ideas and technologies that help with this challenge.

Every day, hundreds of us get together at Skills Matter, for events, or simply to meet for a chat and a drink at our fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}. Together, we have become a thriving ecosystem, that has given birth to many great technologies and ideas.

With more than 120,000 members regularly coming together, we are now Europe’s largest community of software engineers and ever growing!

Full Stack Ruby on Rails developers with a penchant for mobile web app development!

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Opportunity:

We're looking for passionate, Full Stack Ruby on Rails (ROR) Developers to join the our dev team and make a big difference creating new, innovative and engaging features and web apps to help our community learn and share skills.

You'll be based with the Skills Matter dev team at CodeNode, our central London HQ and vibrant tech event space right at the heart of London's buzzing and creative software engineering community.

As well as a great location we offer pension contributions, top-spec kit, health care and cycle to work schemes and for you parents out there, a child care voucher scheme.

What's more, if you love keeping up with the bleeding edge of technology then our access to the most advanced developer workshops, conferences and tech meetups in the world cannot be beaten!

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The Stack:

Our current platform and back office tools are predominantly Rails 4, ElasticSearch, Redis, Zurb Foundation, Jquery, CSS3 with a smidgen of Angular all sitting on Heroku.

Future Stack? We've been exploring GraphQL, Node, Express, Vue.js, Meteor, Apollo, React, Websockets, Neo4j, Mongo, IndexDB and other great technologies for adding reactive, offline, mobile first capabilities to our platform. As yet we've not decided which way to go, so your experience and opinions could make a big difference here!

A bit more about you:

You'll have strong Ruby on Rails experience working in an an Agile, TDD environment (3+ yrs intermediate 5+ yrs senior) including excellent Front End HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3, SASS skills with experience using github, CI and deploying to cloud environments like Heroku.

In addition if developing "mobile first", "offline","reactive" javascript/hybrid web apps is your cup of tea and you can bring relevant experience to the table, then that's going to be a massive plus coming into this role!

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We believe in:

  • Morning stand-ups with a good cup of coffee to quickly share recent results, challenges or blockers and set a course of action for the day.

  • Pair programming to ensures continuous learning and sharing of knowledge, better code design, and a more economical effort.

  • Test-Driven Development to produce thoroughly-covered, well-factored, and adaptable code.

  • Continuous Integration, to catch bugs and conflicts and give us the confidence to push new code and features to the live production system (sometimes multiple times per day)

  • Planning Meetings: Devs and POs have a weekly planning meeting to discuss and point stories in the backlog and plan the next weeks sprint

  • Retrospectives: We get together at the end of each weekly sprint for a retrospective, usually involving snacks and a beer, to discuss the highs and lows of the week and take note of any actions we need to take going forwards.

Up for the challenge, then get in touch:

If this opportunity excites you and you like the challenge of full stack software development in a growing team then we'd love to hear from you soon!

Just send your CV (including stack, github, blog details etc etc) with a cover note to devjobs@skillsmatter.com and we'll get back in touch asap with next steps.

Join us and make the Skills Matter experience better!

Overview

We are a community of software craftsmen and women, with a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges, known for sharing our skills and experience with others.

We are experts in building adaptable, flexible and scalable systems with big data sets and regularly come together at related talks, conferences, meetups and workshops. We enable our community to discover, learn and share ideas and technologies that help with this challenge.

Every day, hundreds of us get together at Skills Matter, for events, or simply to meet for a chat and a drink at our fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}. Together, we have become a thriving ecosystem, that has given birth to many great technologies and ideas.

With more than 120,000 members regularly coming together, we are now Europe’s largest community of software engineers and ever growing!

We are growing very fast and are looking for some highly social, driven and fearless new joiners to help us deliver our mission.

Sales & Marketing
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Sales & Marketing of Skills Matter Conference Sponsorship

Are you a a creative, quick-thinking graduate looking for a sales and marketing role in our fast growing scale-up? A people person, highly social and naturally curious? If the answer is yes, we'd love you to join our team!

Our conferences team is looking for a creative graduate with a natural sales ability and a passion for technology and people, to help grow ticket and sponsorship sales.

For this never-two-days-the-same kinda job, we are looking for a great communicator, with a good understanding of social media, a natural sales ability and a passion for technology.

Interested? Find out more!

Sales of Event Space at Codenode, London's venue for Tech Events

Are you a highly social, naturally curious and quick-thinking graduate, looking for a sales role in a fast growing scale-up? A great communicator, with a natural sales ability and a passion for events? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our Space & Events team!

Our team is responsible for the development of business with new and existing clients in need of a venue to host their tech events. We named our venue Codenode and it was designed as a specialised venue for Tech events. If you are an ambitious self-starter, who would enjoy a never-two-days-the-same kinda job and helping us sell our awesome space, we'd love you to join us!

Interested? Apply now!

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Sales of advanced, expert-led technology training at Skills Matter

Are you a highly social, naturally curious and quick-thinking graduate, looking for a sales role in a fast growing scale-up? A great communicator, with a natural sales ability and a passion for learning and technology? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our Training team!

We are Skills Matter, Europe's largest community of software engineers regularly coming together to learn and share skills. Our team helps great engineering teams gain the advanced technology skills they need to power tech-driven businesses across the globe. We are looking for a quick-thinking individual, who loves learning and helping others to do the same, join our buzzing Training team.

Interested? Apply now!

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Growth Digital Marketeer

Skills Matter growth team is looking for a world-class digital marketer with experience running online marketing campaigns, to become the leader of our outbound marketing efforts. Does that sound appealing to you?

Our Growth team is open for fun, creative team-players, hard-working professionals with an analytical mind that like to lead online marketing campaigns, build experiments, extract conclusions and provide brilliant insights out of data.

We are looking for candidates with, at least, 3 years of experience running online marketing campaigns, to design and implement all our outbound marketing efforts.

Interested? Apply now!

if you are…

• An analytical leader, willing to take ownership, make mistakes and learn fast, who can talk to anyone and can also listen;

• Creative and a quick-thinking team-player, a natural in online marketing tools and growth techniques.

• Highly curious, someone who loves learning, researching and getting to the bottom of things;

...then we would love to hear from you!

Join our team and grow into a Growth wizard - we would love to support your career aspirations!

about the role

• You will have a marketing budget to spend across all the Online Marketing channels you consider relevant to our community.

• You will be in charge of designing the strategy for each of those channels in every single Conference, Training course and Meetup we host or organise.

• You will meet regularly with the Training, Conference and Space and Events teams to understand their needs and audience, reporting results of your campaigns.

• You will analyse data regarding our community, technologies, keywords and other relevant parameters to configure our online marketing campaigns, present your findings to the Growth team, and implement initiatives to improve Skills Matter performance.

• You will commit to walk the extra mile to continuously learn the latest online marketing techniques and will share them with the team to improve our performance. We will support you to have time and resources to do it.

• You will work at Codenode, our funky tech community and events venue complete with table tennis tables, free drinks and snacks, fussball and its own fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}, located in the heart of Tech City and with superb transport links;

• You’ll work with a talented and creative team of highly social innovators and collaborators, who are ready to share their skills and experience with you.

• You will have a competitive salary and a great work-life balance.

Interested? Apply now!

Event Producers
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Conference Producer at London's largest Tech Event venue

Are you a creative, quick on your feet and looking to start a career in events in our fast growing scale-up? A people person, highly social, highly organised and naturally curious? If your answer is yes, we'd love you to join our team!

Our conferences team is looking for a creative team-player, with some experience with events and a passion for technology and people and superb organisation skills, to help produce great conferences for our community.

For this never-two-days-the-same kinda job, we are looking for a great communicator, who loves researching, organising and making stuff happen.

Interested? Apply now!

if you are...

• Creative and a quick-thinking team-player, a natural in organising things and able to meet (often tight) deadlines;

• A people person, both flexible and fearless, who can talk to anyone and can also listen;

• Highly curious, someone who loves learning, researching and getting to the bottom of things;

• Always buzzing with energy and enjoy rolling up your sleeves and get stuck in;

• Able to assume responsibility and ownership for successfully reaching individual and team goals; and you are

• Looking to channel your creativity and superb organisational skills into a product and team that helps thousands of people learn and share skills in advanced technology.

...then we would love to hear from you!

Join our team and grow into SuperProducerStardom - we would love to support your career aspirations!

about the role

• You will help the team produce high quality programs by researching topics and the leading experts in the technology domain of the conference;

• You will do so by researching online and by liaising with members in our awesome community, in our program committees, and in our own conferences team, creating timely recommendations for keynotes;

• Invite and secure top speakers, leading experts in their field, to keynote our conferences, at least 14 months ahead of the conference and meeting our diversity objectives;

• Publish engaging, rich and well tagged descriptions of their keynotes and bios on our conference web pages;

• Create rich marketing assets that can be used to promote program content, for print, social media and our website;

• Grow attendance, content engagement and revenues from our conferences by executing engaging social media campaigns around the content you have sourced and created;

• Research and secure cool conference venues in NYC and SF, and negotiate flexible terms, reasonable commercials and the spaces and services we need to create an awesome experience for our attendees;

• You will work at Codenode, our funky tech community and events venue complete with table tennis tables, fussball and its own fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}, located in the heart of Tech City and with superb transport links;

• You’ll work with a talented and creative team of highly social innovators and collaborators, who are ready to share their skills and experience with you.

About us

We are a community of software craftsmen and women, with a passion for tackling complex engineering challenges, and for sharing our skills and experience with others.

We are experts in building adaptable, flexible and scalable systems with big data sets and regularly come together at related talks, conferences, meetups and workshops. We enable our community to discover, learn and share ideas and technologies that help with this challenge.

Every day, hundreds of us get together at Skills Matter, for events, or simply to meet for a chat and a drink at our fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}. Together, we have become a thriving ecosystem, that has given birth to many great technologies and ideas.

With more than 120,000 members regularly coming together, we are now Europe’s largest community of software engineers and ever growing!

IT & Software Dev

Full Stack Ruby on Rails developers with a penchant for mobile web app development!

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Opportunity:

We're looking for passionate, Full Stack Ruby on Rails (ROR) Developers to join the our dev team and make a big difference creating new, innovative and engaging features and web apps to help our community learn and share skills.

You'll be based with the Skills Matter dev team at CodeNode, our central London HQ and vibrant tech event space right at the heart of London's buzzing and creative software engineering community.

As well as a great location we offer pension contributions, top-spec kit, health care and cycle to work schemes and for you parents out there, a child care voucher scheme.

What's more, if you love keeping up with the bleeding edge of technology then our access to the most advanced developer workshops, conferences and tech meetups in the world cannot be beaten!

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The Stack:

Our current platform and back office tools are predominantly Rails 4, ElasticSearch, Redis, Zurb Foundation, Jquery, CSS3 with a smidgen of Angular all sitting on Heroku.

Future Stack? We've been exploring GraphQL, Node, Express, Vue.js, Meteor, Apollo, React, Websockets, Neo4j, Mongo, IndexDB and other great technologies for adding reactive, offline, mobile first capabilities to our platform. As yet we've not decided which way to go, so your experience and opinions could make a big difference here!

A bit more about you:

You'll have strong Ruby on Rails experience working in an an Agile, TDD environment (3+ yrs intermediate 5+ yrs senior) including excellent Front End HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3, SASS skills with experience using github, CI and deploying to cloud environments like Heroku.

In addition if developing "mobile first", "offline","reactive" javascript/hybrid web apps is your cup of tea and you can bring relevant experience to the table, then that's going to be a massive plus coming into this role!

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We believe in:

  • Morning stand-ups with a good cup of coffee to quickly share recent results, challenges or blockers and set a course of action for the day.

  • Pair programming to ensures continuous learning and sharing of knowledge, better code design, and a more economical effort.

  • Test-Driven Development to produce thoroughly-covered, well-factored, and adaptable code.

  • Continuous Integration, to catch bugs and conflicts and give us the confidence to push new code and features to the live production system (sometimes multiple times per day)

  • Planning Meetings: Devs and POs have a weekly planning meeting to discuss and point stories in the backlog and plan the next weeks sprint

  • Retrospectives: We get together at the end of each weekly sprint for a retrospective, usually involving snacks and a beer, to discuss the highs and lows of the week and take note of any actions we need to take going forwards.

Up for the challenge, then get in touch:

If this opportunity excites you and you like the challenge of full stack software development in a growing team then we'd love to hear from you soon!

Just send your CV (including stack, github, blog details etc etc) with a cover note to devjobs@skillsmatter.com and we'll get back in touch asap with next steps.

Join us and make the Skills Matter experience better!