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Current Vacancies

Full Stack Software Engineer - Job Description

You will be joining the core development team to solve the most important engineering challenges. You will be building new features and optimising code to enhance the Talkative products. Work will vary between front end, back end, security and client deployments. Expect to be working on challenging problems and learning every day.

You will be working alongside skilled colleagues in a fast-paced startup environment. You will be encouraged to solve problems creatively. It's important to have a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn quickly. You will be supported and mentored throughout your time with Talkative. This is a position at the Talkative HQ, next to the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport.

Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP and related frameworks required. Knowledge of real time technologies and native mobile languages would be a bonus.

Full time positions and internships available.

*** NO AGENCIES PLEASE ***

Responsibilities & Skills

Responsibilities:

  • Design, build and implementation of new product features
  • Working on existing products with the team
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimisation of product for maximum speed and scalability
  • Varied work between front end and back end
  • Implementation of security
  • Customer deployments and support

Skills:

  • JavaScript, HTML5 & CSS3
  • RESTful HTTP & WebSockets technologies
  • PHP and related frameworks
  • Experience of automated test platforms including unit & system tests
  • Understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Interest in the latest technology
  • Clear communication skills and a desire to work in a startup environment
  • Self motivation, initiative and resourcefulness
  • Understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, web functions and standards
  • Any exposure to WebRTC and SIP would be a distinct advantage

Client Consultant - Job Description

As a Client Consultant, you will be meeting organisations to understand their issues and communicate the value of Talkative. This is a key role within the team as the company’s growth begins to accelerate. From prospecting through to client success, you will be involved with every aspect of the sales and client acquisition process. You will be supported by the founding team, and have access to ongoing mentoring to supplement an initial in-depth 2 week training programme. You will be measured on the amount of net new business you generate for Talkative. If you’re looking for an opportunity where you can develop your own skills and make a tangible impact, we’d love to hear from you.

You will be:

  • Generating leads and revenue from new clients
  • Articulating both the technical and commercial benefits of Talkative to organisations
  • Converting inbound leads into sales opportunities
  • Conveying market feedback on the solution to the engineering team
  • Helping to grow the team as the business continues to grow

*** NO AGENCIES PLEASE ***

What are we looking for?

  • Enthusiasm for Talkative and the role
  • Ambition and persistence
  • Discipline, initiative and ability to set targets
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Empathy and interpersonal soft skills
  • Intelligence and ability to learn technical concepts
  • Interest in technology and startups
  • Some sales experience, ideally in software or related field

Why should you join?

  • Attractive payment package that rewards high performance
  • The chance to sell an innovative, disruptive technology
  • Work with a supportive team and range of sales mentors to grow your own skills
  • Build relationships with a wide range of interesting clients
  • Be an integral part of an ambitious, growing technology startup with impressive backers