We’re hiring

Semantico is an award-winning digital publishing solutions company with offices in the UK and USA. We deliver innovative e-publishing solutions for leading publishers, institutions and scholarly societies, such as Oxford University Press, Nature Publishing Group and McGraw-Hill Professional.

We’re looking to recruit passionate individuals who are committed to delivering high quality, innovative work. In return, we offer a friendly, fair and supportive environment where we aim to help develop each employee to their full potential. A competitive salary and bonus scheme are available for the right candidate, as well as a pension scheme, flexible working and 31 days’ leave (including bank holidays) rising to a further five days with accrued service.

If you would like to join the team, please contact us, stating your skills and experience, at HR@semantico.com.

We will endeavour to reply to all applicants to advise whether or not they have been invited to interview.

Senior Developer Java

We are currently recruiting a Senior Developer with strong Java skills. We have doubled our headcount to 60 in the last few years and, due to this expansion and team movements to ensure our projects run as smoothly as possible, we are seeking to fill this new role.

Joining one of three teams within our Delivery department, you will work with project management, technical architects and quality assurance specialists to design and develop high quality applications for our clients who are at the forefront of academic publishing throughout Europe and America.

The Senior Developer role involves the full lifecycle of software development from new builds and major enhancements to application corrections, maintenance and updates. These are fascinating projects, both large and small, where originality, problem solving and forward thinking are encouraged. You should have a strong commercial perspective, understanding our clients’ requirements and ensuring you meet them within budget and on time. It is essential you have excellent knowledge of the core Java and javax servlet APIs.

Semantico’s aim is to build strong teams with an emphasis on training, innovation and skill sharing. As we continue to grow we want to nurture from within and encourage internal development opportunities to build a staff base who truly understand our technology.

In return, we offer an exciting opportunity in a company at the forefront of digital publishing. A competitive salary and bonus scheme are available for the right candidate as well as a personal training budget, contributory pension plan, 31 days’ holiday inclusive of public holidays and increasing with service, Cycle to Work scheme, childcare vouchers, various fresh coffees, fruit delivered to the office, a relaxed dress code and internal and external training programmes. Our office hours are 9.30 to 5.30pm.

To apply for this position, please read the attached job description before sending in your CV and a cover letter that includes your salary expectations and why you feel you are suitable for the role to HR@semantico.com

We will endeavour to reply to all applicants to advise whether or not they have been invited to interview.

For more information on the role, please download the full job description: Senior Developer Java, Jan 2015