Interactive Software – Careers

Interactive Software is always looking for talented individuals to join its experienced team. Speculative applications are always welcome and can be emailed to recruitment@achiever.co.uk. Please send your CV and salary details. NO Agencies please. Direct applications only.

Roles Currently Available

Web Developer

Interactive Software produces a dynamic web application that is a combination of CMS and enterprise information. Our customers are global Universities, local government and academic research establishments.

Our success means we need to expand and we are looking for a highly talented Web Application Developer to join our experienced team of Software Developers and help us to design and implement current and future solutions for both the UK and global markets.

We are looking for a highly talented Web Application Developer, who can work with leading technologies including HTML5 and AngularJS.

As a Web Application Developer you will have drive, enthusiasm, a can do attitude, and are ready to become part of a delivery driven and collaborative team, in a fast paced exciting environment.

Web Application Developer key responsibilities include:

  • Designing and writing HTML5 /XHTML/ CSS / JavaScript/JQuery functions to develop visually stunning, user-driven websites, web applications, widgets and portals that are high performing/responsive
  • UX/UI design for an enhanced user experience
  • Designing and writing efficient, reusable code using standard coding practices and methodologies

Experience required:

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Proficient understanding of Bootstrap (or similar framework)
  • Creating web applications with high UI/UX
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proven design and delivery of scalable, integrated, corporate-level, web applications in a commercial environment – minimum 3 years
  • Web design experience advantageous
  • AngularJS advantageous 

 

Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

This role will suit you if you are looking for a real challenge and want to be part of a creative, technology-driven company. As well as an extremely competitive salary and private healthcare after 12 months, you will have 24 days holiday a year.

To apply for this position please send your cv to recruitment@achiever.co.uk detailing which position you are applying for.


 

.NET Developer

Interactive Software develops highly configurable and scalable web-based CRM, CMS and Sample Tracking solutions to a number of prestigious Universities and Academic Research establishments.

Our success means we need to expand and we are looking for a highly talented .NET Developer to join our experienced team of Software Developers, and help us to design and implement current and future solutions for both the UK and global markets.

As a .NET Developer you will be responsible for disseminating customer requirements to produce high quality software solutions. You will have drive, enthusiasm, a can do attitude, and are ready to become part of a technology driven and collaborative team, in a fast paced exciting environment.

.NET Developer key responsibilities include:

  • Reshaping product tools and the development stack
  • Re-engineering older technologies to more modern, responsive and mobile solutions
  • Designing and developing new product functionality
  • Mentoring junior developers

Experience required:

  • Previous software development experience using .NET/ASP.NET in a commercial environment – minimum 3 years
  • Proven experience of designing and creating APIs – minimum 3 years
  • Full stack experience
  • Modular database/system design (or knowledge of and experience of working with modular CMS/CRM applications)
  • Strong SQL Server knowledge
  • Advanced C#/VB.NET
  • XML/JSON
  • AngularJS advantageous
  • oAuth advantageous  

Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

This role will suit you if you are looking for a real challenge and want to be part of a creative, technology-driven company. As well as an extremely competitive salary and benefits, you will join a fantastic working environment that promotes from within.

To apply for this position please send your cv torecruitment@achiever.co.uk detailing which position you are applying for.


 

Business Analyst/Consultant

Interactive Software develops highly configurable and scalable web-based CRM, CMS and Sample Tracking solutions to a number of prestigious Universities and Academic Research establishments.

We are looking for a highly talented IT Business Analyst/Consultant who can work with leading technologies to join our experienced team of IT Business Consultants and Project Managers. You will be responsible for defining and disseminating customer requirements to produce high quality software specifications in order to deliver high end solutions.

As an IT Business Analyst/Consultant you will have drive, enthusiasm, a can do attitude, and are ready to become part of a delivery driven and collaborative team, in a fast paced exciting environment.

IT Business Analyst/Consultant key responsibilities include:

  • Gathering, disseminating and translating end user requirements into business and technical requirements and processes; identifying and documenting acceptance criteria to understand and communicate the requirements to the customer and wider team
  • Translating business requirements into technical requirements in order to create robust, scalable, efficient and professional products

Experience required:

  • Excellent, proven business analysis/requirements gathering and process definition skills
  • Proven delivery of on time and in budget critical projects
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Working on large scale projects Designing and delivering web, browser-based applications to external customers – minimum 5 years
  • Business analysis/consultancy experience – minimum 5 years
  • Background in working with biomedical, university or pharmaceutical applications advantageous  

Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

This role will suit you if you are looking for a real challenge and want to be part of a creative, technology-driven company. As well as an extremely competitive salary and benefits you will be working for a fantastic company which promotes from within.

To apply for this position please send your cv torecruitment@achiever.co.uk detailing which position you are applying for.


 

MS SQL Developer

Interactive Software develops highly configurable and scalable web-based CRM, CMS and Sample Tracking solutions to a number of prestigious Universities and Academic Research establishments.

We have highly ambitious plans for expansion into new global markets and are looking for a highly talented SQL Database Developer who can work with leading technologies to join our experienced team of Software Developers.

As a SQL Database Developer you will be responsible for disseminating customer requirements to produce high quality software solutions. You will have drive, enthusiasm, a can do attitude, and are ready to become part of a technology driven and collaborative team, in a fast paced exciting environment.

SQL Database Developer key responsibilities include:

  • Designing, implementing and testing scalable, performance efficient relational databases
  • Defining, creating, managing and automating (where possible) database administrative routines including installations, database backups and restores, replication and archiving
  • Designing and creating standard, secure and robust procedures, functions and routines for accessing, updating, inserting and deleting information for use in APIs, data migration, reports and business processes
  • Designing and implementing robust roles and security protocols using the appropriate tools and methodologies to prevent unauthorised access both from within the database and externally
  • Designing, implementing and managing the hosted solution database environment

 

Experience required:

  • Proven design and delivery of scalable, integrated, corporate-level, relational databases in a commercial environment – minimum 5 years
  • Defining and creating data interfaces, migration and synchronisation routines between business applications – minimum 3 Years
  • Proven use of standards compliance including development practices and disciplines (including commenting code, formatting code, splitting into functions) – minimum 5 years
  • Security and service design
  • Setting up and managing hosted solutions (especially on the Microsoft Azure environment) advantageous  

Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

This role will suit you if you are looking for a real challenge and want to be part of a creative, technology-driven company. As well as an extremely competitive salary and benefits you will be working for a fantastic company which promotes from within.

To apply for this position please send your cv torecruitment@achiever.co.uk detailing which position you are applying for.


 

SQL Server DBA

Interactive Software develops highly configurable and scalable web-based CRM, CMS and Sample Tracking solutions to a number of prestigious Universities and Academic Research establishments.

Our success means we need to expand and we are looking for a highly talented SQL Server DBA to join our experienced team of Software Developers and help us to design and implement current and future solutions for both the UK and global markets.

As a SQL Server DBA you will be reliable, have drive, enthusiasm, a can do attitude, attention to detail and are ready to become part of a delivery driven and collaborative team, in a fast paced exciting environment.

SQL Server DBA key responsibilities include:

  • Installing and maintaining high performing, scalable MS SQL Server databases on premise (at customer sites) and in the cloud/hosting platforms
  • Performance tuning and optimising databases
  • Identifying, designing and implementing the appropriate infrastructure/environment based on customer requirements

 

Experience required:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role installing and maintaining customer’s production syste
  • Analytical and logical thinking to problems and challenges
  • Proven experience of implementing and maintaining customer production systems on hosted platforms (such as Azure)
  • Good knowledge of the SQL Database Engine
  • Good performance tuning skills (experience of Query Tuning, Indexing, Locking, CPU monitoring, etc)
  • Strong experience of working with Microsoft SQL Server (current and 2005/2008)
  • IIS knowledge advantageous
  • Networking skills/experience advantageous

Please note: you must be eligible to live and work in the UK without restriction.

This role will suit you if you are looking for a real challenge and want to be part of a creative, technology-driven company. As well as an extremely competitive salary and private healthcare after 12 months, you will have 24 days holiday a year.

To apply for this position please send your cv torecruitment@achiever.co.uk detailing which position you are applying for.


Interactive Software is an equal opportunities employer. The Company is committed to ensuring, within the framework of the law, that its workplaces are free from unlawful or unfair discrimination on grounds of sex (including gender reassignment), sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, age or disability.
 
All employment decisions are taken without reference to irrelevant or discriminatory criteria. This includes activities relating to recruitment and selection, terms and conditions of employment, reward, training and day-to-day interaction with staff.