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Posted: May 2, 2016

Job title: Perl Software Developer

Company name: Broadbean

Location: London, UK

Pay rate: £55k

Terms of employment: Salaried employee

Hours: Full time

Onsite: yes

Broadbean is a global business leading the market in developing sourcing
solutions for recruiters. We have over 5000 customers, posting in excess of
3m ads each month, handling over 10m applications, across 183 countries.
The company is growing rapidly so it will be fast paced, challenging but
rewarding on many
levels. We have a technical team of 80 people globally
including 45 people in the UK, and the backing of a very big parent
company, CareerBuilder. We are committed to open source with Perl the
predominant language.

Job Description

Working within one of our agile
development teams you will be responsible for maintaining and extending our
existing products as well as having opportunities to work on more
greenfield services and applications. You will be involved in the full
application stack, from designing robust and scalable database schemas to
delivering flexible semantic markup, CSS and javascript, with well factored
and cleanly separated application and business logic in between.

You will
work with the product managers to understand the business requirements and
with your team members and project managers to estimate and deliver
exciting and innovative functionality to our customers. Wherever possible
you will be looking to identify and remove inefficiencies in our existing
products and tools, and communicate effectively with the global technical
team to introduce ideas and alternative technologies, and to standardise on
common best practices.

If you're passionate about developing web
applications and services, designing scalable service architectures and
would like to work in a team and business committed to Perl, clearing our
technical debt, and always improving our tools and processes we'd love to
hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

● Involvement in project
planning and estimation. Asking the right questions to understand and
distil business requirements into distinct, well defined technical
● Ensure non-functional concerns are considered,
planned and estimated alongside the functional specifications
● Work
effectively with team members to deliver well designed, working product
features and enhancements.
● Communicate progress clearly and
accurately to project management and other team members
● Ensure all
work has appropriate test coverage and any risks are effectively
highlighted and communicated
● Assist team in quickly identifying and
resolving any live issues affecting customers
● Participate in peer
reviews within your team and areas of expertise.

Desired skills:
● Strong object-oriented Perl programming
● Strong SQL
● Familiarity with Modern Perl frameworks and
● Confident delivering front-end solutions using
appropriate HTML templating, CSS and Javascript frameworks and libraries.
       Strong interest in modern web technologies and techniques.
Excellent communication skills and ability to discuss technical issues with
people from a non-technical background
● Good problem solving skills
and ability to work within in a team and autonomously
● Ability to
work well under pressure, while retaining focus and composure
Attention to detail and managing delivery to time scales

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