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Senior Optimizely Developer

Optimizely Developer Role

Senior Optimizely Developer

Location: Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm GMT

Salary: Subject to experience

Role Description:

Appius have a great opportunity for an experienced Optimizely Developer with proven skills in technical architecture, technical documentation, release planning and obviously development on the Optimizely experience platform and ideally also additional solutions such as Optimizely Commerce and Optimizely Campaign.

You will work alongside a team of developers experienced in working with Optimizely and other platforms such as Sitecore and Sitefinity; you will design and build solutions focused on working with our clients using Optimizely. You will develop customer portals and integrations with 3rd party solutions, CRM, payment gateway and other RESTful interfaces and bespoke modules, and takeover responsibilities and technical ownership for the Optimizely client projects.

As a Senior Optimizely Developer you will be responsible for the development of new and existing client website projects, as well as the ongoing maintenance and support. You will produce technical specifications, plan development releases for your own and other Optimizely developers to deliver and collaborate with internal and external team and customers across the full project lifecycle.

Core Skills for the Role:

  • 3+ years Optimizely development experience
  • ASP .NET MVC (C#, Razor)
  • Web Forms (C#)
  • ADO.NET / Entity Frameworks
  • Webservices (WCF, SOAP, RESTful, JSON)
  • Proven track record in delivering complex and large-scale integration websites.

Other Desirable Skills:

  • Ideally other Optimizely solutions such as Commerce and Campaign
  • Experience working with Azure DevOps and Git.
  • Other .NET content management systems knowledge (For example Sitecore, Sitefinity, Umbraco are others we work with).
  • MVVM / JavaScript frameworks (Vue.js / Angular / React)
  • Familiar with various architectural and design patterns
  • Good spoken and written English communication

Working for Appius

Appius is an agency with 24 years’ worth of expertise in transforming digital experiences for clients such as Hoya, Claridge’s Hotel, Capita, LifeSearch, AON and Pennon Group. Our well-established culture promotes closer working and valued delivery for our clients, high competency standards, pride in our work and self-development, all whilst making sure we have fun! We are conveniently based in Bournemouth town centre, in a modern self-contained office in THIS Workspace.

What we offer extra:

  • Training and development programme – we invest in technology partner training (also applies to those candidates wishing to re-certify). We also have a Pluralsight account for online developer training and skill progression. There is also on the job training and mentoring with our Technical Director.
  • Generous holiday allowance with additional days holiday for each year completed up to 5 more days extra
  • Bournemouth town centre office 5 mins walk from award winning beaches
  • Team days / nights out
  • Pension scheme

Please apply via LinkedIn or online using the link below

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A truly fantastic experience

At Blue Chip, we recognise that client interactions are far more important than a hard sell. Developing great relationships comes first: our customers want to be listened to, not just "sold" to. We now have a fantastic new website and digital platform in place, that enables us to update content on the fly, personalise and optimally analyse the performance of all our campaigns

Anthony Green - Bluechip Sales & Marketing Director