London, Manchester

Principal Developers

Locations: Bristol and London

Valtech is more than just a digital agency. Whilst we’ve been transforming our clients’ businesses for over 25 years, we’ve also been working hard to offer transformative job opportunities for our colleagues across the world. From graduates to seasoned professionals who are experts in their field, Valtech will always be recognised not just for the quality of work we deliver, but for all of the amazing people that make it happen. 

We are 3000+ people in nearly 40 offices in 16 countries. We work with some of the world’s best known brands from travel to retail, connected experiences to automotive and we don’t just talk about how to get things done, we really transform by doing.

We take the lead on behalf of our customers to create innovative solutions to their problems. We build websites which are robust enough to process enormous levels of traffic. The systems we develop are real world, tangible applications that are used by millions of people daily. 

Our culture, philosophy and working practices are geared towards crafting clean and robust code. We have created a developer friendly environment that is geared to producing to solutions that we can be proud of. We value unconventional thinking and challenging industry norms.

The Role:

The role of Principal Developer at Valtech is not one that is easy to pigeon hole. You will be an innovator, technical architect, programmer, mentor and role model, confident leading and directing a team and liaising with customers. The quality of your work is proven by the capability it gives to the customer and users and the learning it shares with the rest of our organisation.

In this role there is an emphasis on team work and collaboration with all stakeholders on a project both internally and with customers. You will be a confident facilitator comfortable both listening to and sharing technical ideas. The solutions will be full lifecycle projects and your involvement will be central to the success at each phase of the lifecycle. 

Candidate Technical Profile:

You will be passionate about the web and architecting and developing best in class web solutions. You will be an advocate for clean code and have the versatility to work on the Front End, Back End and Dev Ops.

Our current Stack is: C#, MVC, JavaScript, React JS, Vue JS, Angular, HTML5, AWS, Azure.

The sort of person who is right for the role isn’t definable by the tools or libraries they use – they can absorb the appropriate technologies at the right time. We adapt our stack for the projects we work on and you will need to be a problem solver, able to move with the times and absorb the appropriate technologies at the right time. 

If you have something to say drawn from your previous experience, or if you have something you can teach us – we are particularly keen to hear from you. 

Candidate Personal Profile:

Attitude is key. You will be passionate about technology, getting things done, making commitments and getting great software delivered. You will need to have an approach of – it needs doing, let me at it.

We’re looking for someone with a maker mentality, who wants to join a company full of diverse, intelligent and talented people. Someone who wants to shake things up and fill their days with problem solving, innovation and phenomenal client projects. Someone who is ready to do the best work of their life…. things they are really and genuinely proud of, with opportunities to travel far and wide, learn every day and to really and truly meet their potential.

If you have something to say drawn from your previous experience, or if you have something you can teach us – we are particularly keen to hear from you.