Location: Worcester, United Kingdom

Contract Type: Permanent Full Time

Hours: 37.5 per week

About the role:

Dolphin is a world leader in assistive software for blind, partially sighted and dyslexic people with a distribution channel in over forty countries. Dolphin software makes a real difference to our customers, helping individuals to get online and connect with family and friends, helping students to fully engage and succeed in education and helping employees to excel in a variety of work settings.

We are looking for a brilliant and hardworking developer to join our established team to develop, improve and maintain our accessible reading applications. You will develop modern apps and services that make a positive impact on people’s lives. In addition to developing Dolphin apps, your role may also include server-side support, along with the back-end developers.

Experience and knowledge:

  • Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or similar qualification
  • Experience working in a similar role, developing either iOS or Android apps. We would be keen to see a portfolio of work. 
  • Knowledge of Objective-C, Swift, Java or Kotlin

We would also be interested to know about your practical experiences and knowledge of the following:

  • C ++
  • MacOS and Windows application development
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • Accessibility

 Personal characteristics:

  • We are looking for people who are self-motivated, enthusiastic, and results driven.
  • You should seek responsibility, demonstrate effective decision making skills and be comfortable working under your own initiative.
  • You will need to be organised and methodical in your approach to work, and able to concentrate on detail, with a high degree of quality control.
  • Communication and team working skills are essential.
  • You should be customer focused and demonstrate commercial awareness.
  • Be keen to learn, share your ideas and support change.
  • Everyone at Dolphin is expected to work in the spirit of our ethos of inclusivity.

Other benefits: 

  • 23 days of annual leave every year in addition to being closed over the Christmas period
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Flexible and home working policy 
  • Generous maternity and paternity pay
  • Free parking

Want to apply?

Please submit your CV with a covering letter using our online application form. Make sure you've read about our recruitment process so you know what to expect if your application is successful. We look forward to hearing from you soon!