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Searching for UK-based Java Developer

We’d like to add a permanent full time remote Java desktop developer to our team in the UK. If you are a wizard with desktop java and would enjoy occasional forays into iOS and Android development, please get in touch!

We’re searching for a creative self-starter developer to join our expanding team in the UK. You will telecommute from home (or your favorite cafe) whilst designing and adding features to our Moneydance desktop software. You’ll occasionally work on SyncSpace and outside consulting on interesting projects. As part of our team you will write code that is used daily by tens of thousands of people. You will be given the freedom to experiment with new designs and techniques while working with other A-level developers. In turn you can expect plenty of interesting work, a flexible environment, and a competitive salary package.

Ideally, you have the following qualifications:

  • Demonstrable Java/Swing experience
  • An eye for UI/UX design considerations
  • Fluency in multiple scripting languages, including python
  • SSL/TLS, and general cryptographic techniques
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or demonstrated technical expertise
  • Knowledge of HTTP internals
  • The ability and desire to work in a fast paced team

it would be great if you were also familiar with one or more of the following:

  • iOS/Cocoa Touch development
  • Android app development
  • Advanced HTML5 app development

Responsibilities

Design, develop, test, and maintain intuitive desktop and mobile software using Java and Objective-C. Communicate with customer service team to identify bugs, requested features, and update the products accordingly. You must be able to create beautiful software without a supervisor looking over your shoulder.

About The Infinite Kind

Founded in 1999, The Infinite Kind has created two highly rated apps, Moneydance and SyncSpace, while consulting on many interesting external projects. Our focus is moving towards more internal development, however we will still take on interesting external projects.

Syncspace is a unique and graphically rich application which allows users to express visual ideas collaboratively and in real-time. It allows 100% vector-based sketches and diagrams to be shared in real time, posted to Facebook/Twitter and emailed using PNGs or high resolution PDF files.

Moneydance is a cross-platform desktop personal finance manager with an iOS companion. It provides the ability to manage online banking and bill payments, track accounts, review budgets and optimise investments.

How to Apply

Please send your CV along with a brief note telling us why you are suitable for this position to jobs@infinitekind.com. Bonus points if you download the free trial of Moneydance, send us your critique and tell us how you would improve it.