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Web Developer

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We’re looking for an experienced Web Developer to join our successful and expanding team at RealVNC®.

The company

RealVNC is a highly successful software company based in Cambridge (UK) city centre. As the original developers of VNC remote-access technology our software is used by hundreds of millions of users worldwide from the non-technical home user to IT professionals from global companies, such as Intel, IBM, NASA, Shell, DreamWorks and Philips. We are looking for an experienced, talented Web Developer to join our Information Applications team.

The role

Part of a close-knit group, you will be working on projects essential to the business with an audience of tens of millions. These projects include our latest deskhop Facebook app, our corporate website and a variety of web-based internal systems used throughout the company. You will be working at multiple levels of the technology stack, from HTML and JavaScript front-ends through to the business logic and databases at the heart of our systems. You must possess demonstrable programming and problem solving skills, as well as being able to manage multiple tasks and take responsibility for their successful completion.

About you

  • You’ve got solid web application development experience with strong HTML/CSS skills
  • You’ve worked with scripting languages such as Python, Perl or PHP
  • You have good SQL knowledge and if you’ve worked with PostgreSQL or MySQL that would be ideal
  • You’ve worked with JavaScript and ideally you’ve also used jQuery and AngularJS
  • You’re comfortable working at the command line in Linux
  • You have strong problem solving skills and you pay great attention to detail
  • You have excellent oral and written communication skills

Anything else?

As well as the above, if you have experience with any of the following technologies then we’d like to know about it!

  • Revision Control Systems
  • Systematic website testing and continuous integration
  • Linux systems administration
  • Website design, including design for mobile devices


This role offers a unique opportunity to work for a growing, successful Cambridge-based company with a world-famous brand.

If successful you’ll be compensated with an attractive package appropriate to your skills and experience. It will include a competitive salary and generous benefits including contributory pension and private dental and medical care.

This is a full time post, but we believe in a healthy work/life balance, so it’s 35 hours per week (Monday – Friday). That being said, some flexibility might be needed.

How to apply

If you’d like to apply for this vacancy, click on the ‘apply for this job’ button and fill in your details. Make sure you quote the reference WD3 in your covering letter to help get it to the right people!

RealVNC has a responsibility to ensure that all staff are eligible to live and work in the UK and if you’re invited to interview you’ll be requested to provide proof of your eligibility to work.

RealVNC is an equal opportunities employer, committed to staff welfare and professional development.

We will not consider agency applications for this post.

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