Full-Stack Software Engineer

We are now recruiting a Full-Stack Software Engineer to help take Hive to the next level and beyond.

Build something that matters

Full-Stack Software Engineer

£Competitive + Benefits including Flexible Working, Flexitime and Unlimited Holidays

Our software as a service (SaaS) proposition operates in the ‘HR Tech’ space; one of the fastest growing sectors in tech right now. Our feature-rich platform connects employers and employees by gathering workforce feedback and insights on a continuous basis – an approach that is now adopted by SMEs and multinational corporates such as Apple, Amazon and Google.

Having experienced rapid growth over the last two years, we are now recruiting a talented Full-stack Software Engineer to help take Hive to the next level and beyond.

We’re working with an exciting technology stack that includes React, GraphQL, Node.js, TypeScript, MongoDB, ElasticSearch to build a platform utilizing microservice architecture that is designed to perform well at scale whilst delivering a clean, polished user interface.

If you’d like to join an ambitious, competitive, dynamic, fun-loving team at a tech company that is going places – this might just be the job you’re looking for…

What’s Exciting About It?

Our mission is to help employers be amazing at engaging their workforces. This is an opportunity to work on a product that matters – you can help change the working lives of hundreds of thousands of employees.

You’ll be part of an engineering team that is committed to building something we’re all really proud of using the best tools and the latest technologies in an environment allows you to thrive and really make a difference.

About You

As part of a tight-knit, fast-paced outfit, you’ll be a hardworking teammate with great communication skills and the ability to influence others as well as make decisions on your own.

You love seeing projects through to completion and are excited by the prospect of working on something that has scope to be used by hundreds of thousands of people.

Self-learning is part of your DNA. You’re comfortable learning about the latest technologies and importantly, you have an instinct to know ‘how and when’ to apply them.

Essential Skills / Experience

  • JavaScript (ECMAScript 2015 onwards)
  • Node.js
  • React
  • MongoDB (or similar NoSQL database)
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Git (or similar DVCS)

Advantageous Skills

  • TypeScript
  • GraphQL
  • ElasticSearch
  • TDD/BDD
  • Continuous Integration
  • Agile
  • Microservices
  • Rest API Design

Benefits & Atmosphere

  • competitive salary
  • talented, positive, can-do team of coworkers
  • informal work environment
  • planned social events
  • unlimited holidays
  • flexible working and flexitime
  • the opportunity to be part of something that’s going to matter

To Apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter to graeme.littlewood@hive.hr.

Within your covering letter, please include:

  • all of your best strengths and why they’re relevant;
  • what development work (personal and professional) that you’re most proud of and why;
  • what technologies you are passionate about and why.
BTW… There’s no need for corporate speak. Dump the formality if it feels right. Be yourself and let your personality shine through