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Job Description

Contract: Web developer

Salary: to be discussed

Location: Glasgow City Centre (potential work in Scotland and further afield)


Icecream architecture is a people driven organisation that delivers solutions for community focused projects and problems ranging from public art to digital solutions.


About you

You are up for the challenge?

You are a strong innovator and an advocate of community centred design and development. You will have a proven track record in using Ruby on Rails , CSS , HTML, Javascript, Heroku, Git and SQL. You will feel confident to work in a fast paced environment working on multiple projects. You will be working on a busy website that is currently expanding and replicating into various scenarios raging from community based mapping of resources to the coordination of volunteer opportunities.


Examples of the projects you will be working on include:

A walking Mobile App in South Lanarkshire

A volunteer platform


What you will do

  • Work in collaboration with our lead programmer to ensure both robustness and innovation within the websites and apps that we are developing

  • Work in collaboration with our lead designer to implement styling and content amendments

  • Feed into future innovation and solutions in response to client and community needs


Experience Desired

  • You have a minimum of 1 years experience working  within an organisation or self employed within computing or software engineering.

  • You have demonstrable experience of both website development and app development

  • You must show a strong capacity to work within a multidisciplinary team.

  • You must show a strong capacity to be responsive to client and community needs while meeting strict deadlines.

  • You must be able to accurately estimate timings for task being undertaken and be able to relay what impact that would have on other elements of the project.


What to do next

Please send your CV and a link to any existing/ previous projects, your stack overflow or GIT HUB (or other), details of any alternative languages that you are knowledgeable in or have used.


Please send this in an email to Sarah Frood with a cover note telling us why icecream architecture sounds like the kind of place you’d like to join.