ColdFusion Developer


As Venntro's ColdFusion Developer you will support the business in delivering key objectives by ensuring code, software and applications are issue free and meet acceptance criteria when building and releasing.

The ColdFusion Dev will work in teams to build improvements and maintain components on the company’s White Label Dating platform.

Working closely with the wider business, you will create, deploy and maintain effective product solutions that meet the company’s commercial goals

This role is a full-time, permanent position, offering a salary of £35,000 - £45,000 (negotiable based on experience)

The successful candidate will be provided with an iMac and complementing hardware but is required to have a desk space, decent internet connection and the ability to focus in their home environment.

Whilst the role is remote, there will be the opportunity to join the team for social events, most of whom are based in the Berkshire area.

We are a down to earth, friendly bunch who are recognised for our effort and ambition to grow and progress.

Check out our excellent benefits package on our careers page!

  • Assist with the development of quality applications within teams
  • Help maintain, expand and modernise a small selection of existing applications
  • Maintain and improve business rules and other documentation
  • Work with other developers in teams to create new features and functionality
  • Collaborate across the business to understand commercial requirements
  • Follow best practices to ensure stability and security of company systems
  • Learn and improve skills using new web techniques and technologies
  • Commercial experience with ColdFusion / Lucee
  • Knowledge of OOP/Application architecture
  • Practical experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (or Typescript) - ES6+ an advantage
  • Comfortable with modern development tooling (i.e. git/github, docker, jira, composer, phpunit)
  • Experience working with API's particularly RESTful/ JSON API's (creation and consumption)
  • Ability to write maintainable, secure, concise and testable code
  • Familiarity with working in scrum/agile teams
  • Experience working with SQL (MySQL a plus) and modern data stores (i.e. Redis)
  • Basic knowledge of Linux (CentOS/RHEL/Fedora)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Comfortable communicating online via slack and google hangout
  • Experience of working on high traffic, consumer-facing applications.
  • Keen interest in developing new skills and learning new dev languages as the business requires.
  • Desired but not essential:
  • Experience of AWS services (e.g. S3, EC2, RDS, SQS, SNS, AMQ, ElastiCache)
  • Experience with svelte a plus
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Strong knowledge of Linux
  • Academic background in computer science/ software engineering
How to Apply
How to apply

If you feel you would be a good fit for this role, please end a copy of your CV with a cover note (approx 200 words) to describing why this is the right role and company for you and why we should interview you for this position.

If successful, the interview process will be in three stages: 

1. A short 15-minute Google Hangout to review your CV and experience and discuss your motivations for a new role.

2. Google Hangout interview with the EA and COO to see if your skills and values align with our requirements. 

3. Google Hangout meeting with the CEO, COO and EA to explain what you will bring to the business, how you share our values and how your skills will support the business goals.