Back End Developer

Ao | Bolton, Uk

Date listed

2 weeks ago

Employment Type

Full time




GB£35k - GB£55k

Total Funding

$2.8 billion

We’re JoinTalent; digital & marketing talent acquisition specialists. We partner with global clients to deliver exceptional talent. Our expertise and experience enables us to deliver outstanding results for candidates and clients. One of our amazing global clients, AO, is seeking an exceptional Back-End Developer, based in Bolton, UK - this a fantastic opportunity to be part of something new, with the autonomy to create and define AOs future. We'll also invest in your future development.

Job Description

Back end Developer

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. Our new product-focused teams freely work on improving a specific section of the AO website. Made up of talented groups of Front and Back End Developers, UX Designers and Business Analysts amongst others, we’ve already started to see great results on We are adopting a devops culture and creating an environment of learning and growth mindsets. You will be tasked with underpinning our award winning website to help build a world class customer centric level of service. By empowering our tech teams, they are owning the direction, strategy and owning their products to become experts to really add 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.

The role

You will be joining one of our product squads and be tasked with writing clean code on .net and collaborating with peers, you will write automated tests and importantly have a real thirst for learning and have a growth mindset. Our development teams core requirements are .Net and C#, along with a solid understanding of the practical application of agile development methods. 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.

The people

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.

What's in it for you

Flexible working - Our core hours are 10am - 4pm 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 Qualifications - Additional information Salary and package to attract the best. Up to £55,000 pa (DOE) + pension + package