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Junior Software Developer and Support Engineer ...

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Full Time.
  • Flexible working.
  • Sick pay.
  • Pension scheme.

    The Team

    Flextel is led by a team of management professionals, with strong backgrounds in database, computer and telecom technologies.

    Latest Developments at Flextel

    Over the last few years, largely as result of the Internet revolution, Flextel has moved into a very strong growth regime in terms of customers, revenue and (unusually for Internet companies) profit.

    Today, the opportunities in the UK for Internet-active class licenced telephone companies like Flextel are enormous, especially when one recognises that Flextel can easily be as visible as British Telecom in terms of cyberspace. Entrepreneurial, innovative and dynamic companies, like Flextel, typically have the distinct advantage of having no legacy systems to hold them back. Flextel is therefore perfectly positioned to take full advantage of the vast business opportunities presented by the convergence of the telecom and Internet markets.

    Flextel not only continues to be a leading market innovator, but also has over twenty years of experience in the fast moving and competitive telecoms sector. This gives us the capability to select the right elements, from the wide range of options the technology presents to us. This ensures that our business-to-business customers benefit from new features that are both useful and convenient to use.  In summary, only when we are fully satisfied that we can deliver a simple, useful and quality offering do we then expand our service proposition accordingly.

    Who are we looking for?

    Flextel is always on the lookout for well qualified local staff with with good computing skills, who exhibit both drive and flair, and are keen to learn about the Internet's impact on telecom markets.

    After only a few weeks of initial induction training, you will join our team of Internet and Telecom system specialists. You will then be in a position to help Flextel grasp the massive opportunities presented by the Internet revolution. Flextel designers have always worked in a successful and exciting team, where the emphasis is more on fun than profit. Soon you will be delivering state-of-the-art solutions at the cutting edge of the burgeoning Internet.Telecoms marketplace. Particular skills are sought in at least some of the following:-

    • Internet: HTML, Javascript, CSS, TCP/IP protocols
    • Programming: C/C++, PHP, MySQL, Bash, Xbase, RDBMS
    • Telephony: Asterisk, WebRTC
    • General: Windows, Linux, Android

    Where will I be based?

    Flextel's headquarters are located in the town centre of Sandbach, in the heart of rural Cheshire, away from commuter belts and traffic jams associated with city life. Our offices are very pleasant with ample parking and a good range of local shops all within a couple of minutes walking distance. The cost of living is low, with abundant cheap housing being just a few minutes drive or a short bus ride away. The nearby major rail and motorway junctions offer easy access to the Lake District, Peak District, Snowdonia National Park, Manchester and Birmingham. Amazingly, central London is just 1 hour 40 minutes away by train.

    How do I apply for a career at Flextel?

    Simple - just email your CV to us directly at careers@flextel.com and we will respond to you as soon as possible.

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