Server Developer

7th Sep 20 / Vicky Roberts

Working at the cutting edge of technology since 2013, vTime is a leading AR and VR engagement company based in Liverpool, UK. Best known for vTime XR – a cross-platform, cross-reality sociable network that allows anyone, anywhere to socialise in AR and VR – our immersive experiences are enjoyed by people in over 190 countries with more than one million downloads to date.

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Based in the heart of Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle - voted coolest place to live in Britain by The Times – our vibrant studio is home to some of the best development talent in the country. And we’re growing. We’re looking for a talented coder to help us develop our live online service at our Liverpool HQ.

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Key information

  • Job title: Server Developer
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Reports to: Technical Director
  • Salary: Depending on experience
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Location: vTime HQ, The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

About the Role

Summary

You will join our server team to help develop the persistent infrastructure for our cross-reality communication apps. You’ll work with our app developers & backend team to specify and implement services needed.

Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain services, infrastructure and APIs
  • Monitor, diagnose, optimise and improve our services

About You

Abilities

You will:

  • Be interested in online services
  • Be willing to learn, teach, and be adaptable
  • Have good social skills
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Be solution-oriented
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced studio

Education, Qualifications, and Certificates

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Good passes in GCSE English and Mathematics
  • A computing degree or equivalent experience

Knowledge and experience

Things you must have:

  • Have experience in Java or C#
  • Have experience in SQL
  • Knowledge of HTTP at the protocol level
  • Have created websites and/or REST APIs
  • Experience of deploying to a cloud host (e.g. AWS, Azure)
  • A knowledge of a modern web framework.

We’d be impressed if you had:

(the following skills and knowledge are desirable but unessential)

  • Experience designing APIs
  • Experience with JAX-RS, Kotlin or Vue.js
  • Experience supporting a zero downtime, “always on” service

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@vtime.net with subject line 'Server Developer Position'. Successful applicants will be invited to be interviewed remotely while the pandemic lockdown is in effect.



About us

vTime is a global leader in XR, creating innovative and engaging experiences and technology in all the new realities - virtual, augmented and mixed.

But, most of all, we're all about people. People have been our focus since our formation in 2013. Our goal has been to transform and disrupt the way that people around the world meet, communicate and share experiences in XR. We believe XR is the future and we intend to shape it with our vision.

And we're just as passionate about our own people. We believe that we have some of the best in the industry. And to get the best out of them, we also believe in giving them the best.

And because our success will only come from our team, we're totally committed to sharing that success with them.

So, if you'd like to build the future, yours and everyone else's, join us on our journey to the undiscovered country.

It's gonna be memorable...