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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 100,000 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!

Events Assistant at London's largest Tech Events Venue

Are you a natural organiser? Someone who can talk to anyone, both flexible and fearless? Can you own it, make it bigger and better? Looking for an opportunity to channel your fantastic people skills and natural organising ability into growing an exciting startup with a fantastic community in London’s largest Tech Events Venue? If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

We’re looking for an Events Assistant to help us deliver thousands of events organised for and by Skills Matter, our community and our clients every year. This role is highly visible so we’ll need you to be as friendly, helpful, smart, inclusive and outgoing as the thousands of software engineers we welcome here at Skills Matter every year.

As we are growing fast, we are looking for people who are keen to grow with us. If you work well in a team, have a can-do attitude and are keen to learn – from everything, every day – we’d love you to come show us what you’re made of and see you progress your career at Skills Matter.

Interested? Apply now!

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 100,000 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!

Event Operations

Events Assistant at London's largest Tech Events Venue

Are you a natural organiser? Someone who can talk to anyone, both flexible and fearless? Can you own it, make it bigger and better? Looking for an opportunity to channel your fantastic people skills and natural organising ability into growing an exciting startup with a fantastic community in London’s largest Tech Events Venue? If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

We’re looking for an Events Assistant to help us deliver thousands of events organised for and by Skills Matter, our community and our clients every year. This role is highly visible so we’ll need you to be as friendly, helpful, smart, inclusive and outgoing as the thousands of software engineers we welcome here at Skills Matter every year.

As we are growing fast, we are looking for people who are keen to grow with us. If you work well in a team, have a can-do attitude and are keen to learn – from everything, every day – we’d love you to come show us what you’re made of and see you progress your career at Skills Matter.

Interested? Apply now!

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!