Have you got what it takes?

The responsibilities for this role include; creating clean, lightweight backend code, working alongside an experienced team of developers and production professionals, creating and refining bespoke software applications and troubleshooting technical issues. 

To be successful, you should have strong experience in building and working with cloud software. You will need at least two years experience working with Python and Django.

You will work alongside an experienced design and build team to ensure our systems are built perfectly and are up and running to meet client requirements.


  • To support your team in identifying system requirements for web applications.
  • Writing and reviewing code for a variety of custom web applications.
  • Running functionality testing and debugging code.
  • Managing CI/CD and adhering to strict version control processes.
  • Ensuring software documentation is concise and up-to-date.
  • Collaborating with frontend developers to build mobile-responsive software.
  • Communicating with internal team members, clients and third parties at a technical level if needed.

What we need from you…

  • Strong knowledge of Python / Django
  • Examples of data engineering 
  • A minimum of two years experience as a Python Developer
  • Experience integrating with ReactJS essential
  • A keen eye for detail is essential
  • Knowledge of core HTML/CSS 
  • Knowledge of AWS as a minimum
  • Understanding of security best practices 
  • Able to work alongside and support external development teams 
  • Familiarity with network diagnostics tools
  • An outside of work interest in emerging technologies
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with solid technical writing abilities

The Perks

At J B Cole UK, we prioritise your wellbeing and professional growth, providing a range of perks and benefits to enhance your work experience and support your personal and career aspirations. For this role, your benefits will include: 

  • Hybrid work environment – Enjoy the flexibility of a hybrid office/home work structure, allowing you to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
  • Professional development – Access a dedicated annual development and training budget to enhance your skills and advance your career.
  • A team that goes the extra mile – Participate in regular team socials and events, fostering a collaborative and engaging work environment.
  • Exclusive discounts – Access Perkbox, offering a variety of exclusive offers and discounts from top brands to save on everyday expenses.
  • Recognition – Earn an additional holiday day (capped) for each year of service, appreciating your dedication and commitment to the company.
  • Career support – Receive guidance and support from an experienced team to facilitate your career advancement within the organization.
  • Social impact – Contribute to personal and charitable projects with support from the company, making a positive difference in the community.
  • Positive work culture – Immerse yourself in a fun and inspiring team culture that encourages creativity, collaboration, and innovation.
  • Role customisation – Enjoy the flexibility to tailor your role to your strengths, empowering you to excel in areas where you shine.
  • Health and wellbeing – Access private healthcare benefits after 2 years of dedicated service, ensuring your health and wellbeing are taken care of.

Job Type: Full-time

Annual salary: Competitive based on experience

Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester / North West 

Think this sounds like you? Get in touch at careers@jbcole.co.uk

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