Are you an experienced Sitecore Developer who gets excited about building quality solutions ? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work at an award-winning innovative digital consultancy? Are you smart, enthusiastic, and ready to help us architect modern, robust, and permanent software solutions? Then this is the opportunity you’ve been searching for!

The successful candidate will demonstrate passion and commitment to Development and is a protagonist for best practice. We have offices in Bristol, Lancaster, and London – where our head office is based.  For the perfect candidate, we will consider remote working conditions (UK-based only).

Read on to find out if you could be a part of our exciting journey.

About us

We’re Reading Room, an award-winning digital consultancy. For over 20 years’ we’ve been helping businesses solve problems and unlocking value for their users.

One standout thread flows through all our work; we deliver bespoke digital solutions that focus on how people experience technology and bridge the gap between strategic, design, and technical thinking.

We are not afraid to challenge conventional thinking and we’re well known for our candid, jargon-free approach to delivery.

Our culture is built on trust, collaboration, optimism, inclusivity, and diversity.

Our work adheres closely to the principles of user-centric design and delivers client work using agile processes, and in-depth discovery.

With a forward-thinking mindset, Reading Room has thrived amongst the chaos of an ever-shifting digital landscape – winning industry accolades and attracting ambitious clients to be part of that journey.

We’re now fiercely proud to be part of the independently owned Fat Media Group. The group consists of three independently run businesses – Ronin, an international research agency, Reading Room, a UK-wide consultancy dealing with larger or more complex digital requirements, and Fat Media, a traditional full-service agency based in the North West focused on aspiring SMEs.

Reading Room’s existing client base is impressive, including well-known organisations spanning; central Government, blue light services, public and private healthcare, membership, not-for-profit, charity, and construction… to name a few. In recent times as many agencies have contracted, we’ve seen an uplift in demand and requirement for our specialist services – with a number of new clients joining our growing family.

About the job

We’re seeking an experienced Sitecore Developer who will complement and bolster our current team of talented developers. You will get to explore new technology and influence our ways of working within our collaborative environment, you will learn from our existing team while also being able to contribute your own ideas to help us progress and innovate.

We will support you in developing your skills and hope that you will help us develop ours, we are receptive to new solutions and love finding innovative ways of delivering modern software solutions. If you have something to contribute, such as new technology or a streamlined process, we encourage you to explore and share your ideas.

The role we are recruiting for is to join the product team for BMI Healthcare & Circle Health Group; we have been working with this client for over 7 years though several iterations of design with the latest site being built in Sitecore 10. We are looking for a developer to join part of this team to closely collaborate with our team and the clients working on the clients roadmap of work.

About you

This is a key hire for our business, and we are absolutely determined to seek out the very best to enhance the skills our existing team has.

We’re looking for someone who can demonstrate experience in Sitecore 9+. You’ve got experience building high-quality solutions. Collaborating closely with the internal team and the client teams to meet the clients aspirations for growth and development.

In recent times, we’ve won a number of new client projects & we are looking to grow the team with an individual who can join this product team to bolster the current team.

Of course, to meet our expectations there are some key elements you must be prepared to evidence to us:

Required skills

  • Experience with Sitecore 9+

  • Experience with Helix

  • .NET/C#

  • MVC

  • Working knowledge of Jira/Confluence/BitBucket

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Team oriented approach and strong interpersonal skills

Desired skills

  • Automated testing
  • Docker
  • DevOps exposure
  • xDB, xConnect and the wider Sitecore Experience Platform
  • Agency experience