A Bit About Us
AO tech are changing the way that our technology better serves our customers, as a Backend Developer you will play an integral part in this. As part of our exciting new product-focused approach we are creating teams that take ownership for the technology that underpins the world class service we offer our customers.
We are continuing to grow our DevOps culture and believe in creating a great learning environment. To help us promote this you should be able to demonstrate attributes like collaboration, learning, sharing, respect and motivation.
By creating this environment for our teams they can become real experts in owning the strategy for their products and add real ongoing value to our customers. In a nutshell, this is a great time to join us on our journey of transforming our ways of working. If you enjoy developing your tech skills alongside a bunch of passionate people and creating a memorable experience for customers, we’d love to hear from you.
More About the Role
You will be joining one of our product squads and will be able to write clean code using C# and .NET
You will be able to write automated tests, be comfortable with TDD and use appropriate test tooling.
We deploy multiple applications and microservice architecture via CI/CD pipelines, take responsibility for building and monitoring our infrastructure.
We also work with technologies like: Terraform, Node.js, typescript, .NET Core, DynamoDB and are keen to explore current and new AWS technologies.
If you have experience using any of the above that’s great, however we are equally if not more interested in your personality. Those who thrive here at AO love to learn, love to share and love to deliver the highest quality of work.
Here's What You Can Expect to be Doing
Flexible working - Our core hours are 10-4
Remote working - 1 day a week
25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
Length of service holiday boosts (2 days extra)
At least 5% contribution pension scheme
Take 5 days each year to attend conferences and we’ll cover the cost including hotel and travel. (Includes international travel)
We’ll pay for AWS architect certifications or similar
If you need a book, we’ll buy the book
Further your career with our progression matrix
24hr employee assistance programme / Dedicated Mental Health first aiders
£2 gym membership
Great People Deserve Great Things
Here at AO we hire against our values (Smart, Bold, Fun, Driven and Care).
Our culture is vital to our success. Our AO’ers don’t just go through the motions it just isn’t our thing.
We don’t follow trends, we set them.
Our tech teams openly encourage the ethos of being disruptive, being explicit, embracing failure, knowledge sharing and celebrating success.