Do you want to work with the Smartest Tech and the Sharpest Minds?

We’re Growing!

We’re looking for an Associate Software Engineer to join our multi-disciplined agile teams to help us build industry-leading products in the areas of publishing, customer acquisition and mass channel marketing automation across our portfolio of sites and platforms.

 

We’re Officially #1 - Sunday Times Best Company in London to Work For 2018!

You will have the freedom to innovate and drive sustainable growth through defining the scope, architecture and implementation of all projects so that they have a real impact on the commercial outcomes and ultimate success of MVF. We are looking for enthusiastic self-starters who take the lead, react swiftly, collaborate and make an impact every day.

What Success Looks Like:

  • From day one, you will be involved in helping your team commit tested and production-ready changes, peer review pull requests and deploy the changes to production systems.

  • You will participate in daily standups, clearly and effectively communicating your ideas and the status of your own tasks to the rest of your team.

  • You will assist with the discovery and prioritisation of new work, and take ownership of appropriate tasks, seeing them through to delivery.

What We Can Teach You:

  • Leadership Coaching and Development

  • Agile / Kanban / Lean Process

  • Docker and Composer

  • ReactJS

We’ll Love It If You:

  • Have some experience of software development in a variety of contexts, including PHP and MySQL, with Laravel and other Symfony-based frameworks.

  • Want to build robust production-ready code with built-in logging and monitoring of live performance, delivered in a Continuous Integration and Deployment environment.

  • Are aware of TDD, DDD and BDD approaches and how they help teams build brilliant solutions.

  • Know what working in a Lean and Agile team with a solid focus on continual improvement looks like.

  • Solicit feedback from others and are eager to find ways to improve.

  • Want to learn how to lead the way in identifying, sharing and championing engineering best practices, with knowledge of architecture and enterprise design patterns.

You’ll Be Responsible For:

  • Providing measurable impact to the business through your contribution to the design and development of new and existing products.

  • Producing quality, testable code and taking part in code reviews of colleagues’ work to ensure everyone is working to the same high standards.

  • Engaging effectively with our Agile workflow including participation in planning, stand-ups, retrospectives to help identify improvements.

  • Supporting colleagues when issues arise, bringing those issues to a swift resolution, finding root causes and preventing re-occurrences.

  • Communicating on projects, team progress and technical topics to a diverse audience, and contribute to documenting our products and processes.

Our MVF Values

Company culture is very important to us, and that is why we were voted as the best place to work in London and in the top 2 places to work in the Sunday Times Best Companies List 2018. We are constantly looking for ways to make MVF an even better place to work. As well as providing a fun and inspiring workplace, we have clear values that inform everything we do, ensuring all of our teams are driving to be world class, constantly innovating and inspiring positivity in their colleagues.  We don’t just talk about our values, we live them.

  • Drive to be World Class

  • Work Smart, Deliver Fast

  • Love Innovation

  • Help Others Succeed

  • Earn Trust

  • Inspire Positivity

 

The Tech Team's favourite benefits

  • £1000 Training Budget per annum
  • Unlimited access to MVF's Amazon Prime book allowance
  •  2 Charity Days a year
  • Free food and fruit throughout the day
  • Relaxed, informal culture - no dress code
  • Hours 9-5 Monday-Friday - we promote a work/life balance culture
  • Monthly company-wide lunches
  • Game and book clubs
  • Sports clubs including Football, Running, and ultimate frisbee
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Family First culture
  • Regular social nights out
  • Trips to Ibiza for all staff on achieving annual targets


If you have a true passion for Technology and are driven to learn, develop and become world class through a data centred approach to Development, then please apply.