Web Developer

£Highly Competitive
30 Jan 2018
28 Feb 2018
Digital / Web
Contract Type
Full Time

Web Developer
Speciality Drinks Group
London NW10

£Highly Competitive

We’re looking for a Web Developer with a flair for b2c e-commerce who shares our passion for excellence and innovation. In return we can offer an exciting, varied environment with the opportunity to be at the heart of creating a world-leading drinks business. 

Working closely with the in-house Technical and Creative teams, you will develop inspirational, user-centred, rich, interactive web applications for the different business areas across the Speciality Drinks Group.

Speciality Drinks Group - a world-renowned international spirits company 
Founded in 1999, we were one of the first multi-channel, multi-market global drinks distributors and remain leaders in our field.  Our retail arm The Whisky Exchange operates a multi-award-winning website selling over 5000 whiskies, spirits, liqueurs and Champagnes to over 65 countries around the world. We also have a flagship store in Covent Garden. We have a division that creates brands and distributes them around the world; another division that wholesales to the finest bars, restaurants and hotels; we boast an industry-leading auction site; we have an online magazine devoted to Scotch whisky; and we organise the UK's leading whisky show. We pride ourselves on our imagination, creativity and ability to source and sell fantastic spirits from across the globe.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use ASP.Net(C#), MS SQL, JavaScript, XML, JSON and CSS to develop web applications from concept to final output.
  • Interpret graphic designs in HTML5, CSS and JavaScript
  • Develop HTML prototype for web applications
  • Contribute to the company development standards working closely with the Head of Development

Minimum Requirements

  • 3 years commercial experience as C# Web Developer
  • Microsoft Certified C# and MVC Web Application Developer


Essential Technical Skills

  • C# and .Net framework (at least 3 years of commercial experience)
  • Asp.Net MVC (C#) (at least 2 years of commercial experience)
  • Asp.Net Web API (C#)
  • Good experience of responsive web development using C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, JSON and XML
  • JavaScript frameworks: jQuery, Angular JS, Knockout
  • SASS
  • Source control (TFS)
  • Umbraco or similar ASP.Net CMS
  • JIRA or similar project management system

Essential Personal Skills

  • Consistently produce a high quality work
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines to complete tasks on time
  • Display a positive attitude, a great work ethic and willingness to see projects through to completion
  • Highly self-motivated team player.
  • Quick learner.
  • Able to work independently and with direction as part of a team
  • Good presentation skills both verbal and written.
  • Maintaining a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies, and keep team members informed as appropriate, with a view to incorporating these in future projects and staying ahead of the market and position yourself and the company as a digital specialist

Desired Skills / Education

  • Qualified to degree level
  • Asp.Net Web Forms
  • Experience with SEO technologies
  • Email Marketing Integration with MailJet, MailChip or similar company

Please click the Apply button to send your application with CV and cover letter by Wednesday 28th February.