Websites & Applications Developer

Mary’s Meals is a global movement supported by people from all walks of life and we are focused on one goal – that every child receives a nutritious daily meal in a place of education. We continue to change the lives of over 1.4 million children who today will receive a Mary’s Meals. 

Mary’s Meals International is delighted to be recruiting for a talented Websites and Applications Developer to join our IT team here in Glasgow. An incredibly varied development opportunity, you will play an important role in bringing the technical management and development of our websites and applications in house.

Working collaboratively with 3rd party development partners, internal and external stakeholders, you will provide support for the global Mary’s Meals family as the organisation strives to become more self sufficient in our digital and IT initiatives. Delivering technical change and support across our suite of websites, applications and CRM, you will help drive technical innovation across the organisation and be part of a global movement providing life-changing meals to more than 1.4 million children in 18 countries around the world.

Reporting to our IT Applications Lead, your key duties will include:  

  • supporting the development and implementation of application roadmaps in line with overall global IT strategy
  • developing and maintaining global websites for National Affiliates based on global Communication team specifications, providing support and challenging to ensure optimal output
  • delivering Global Websites and IT Applications solutions and maintenance
  • acting as second level support for applications and websites
  • collaborating with Business Analysts, testers and product owners on functional specifications for website /application configuration, interfaces & role design
  • working with our 3rd party development partners development and deployment policies
  • performing configuration and development changes and collaborating with 3rd party developers to establish technical vision and future development operation efficiencies; and
  • developing websites and applications that adhere to the requirements of our test strategy, scenarios, test scripts and reporting progress. 

Degree qualified or equivalent, you will bring proven experience of professional web development. Experience of working in an Agile environment is essential as is experience of utilising object-oriented PHP. A strong team focus, you will bring a positive approach to problem solving and have a real passion for web technologies.

You will also bring:

  • CMS development and implementation experience
  • experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, Salesforce); and
  • experience of delivering functionality to enhance user experience.

Mary’s Meals is a values driven organisation, we believe in the innate goodness of people, respect the dignity of every human being and family life and believe in good stewardship of the resources entrusted to us. In line with our values Mary’s Meals is fully committed to a culture of safeguarding.

To apply please send your CV and a covering note– outlining what attracts you to Mary’s Meals International and this post in particular – to: jobs.MMI@marysmeals.org

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