Junior Front End Developer

Immersive Labs

Full TimeRemote — UK£25k - 35kPosted 16 days ago

Bristol-based or UK Remote

The opportunity

Write deliberately vulnerable web applications for Immersive Labs and help us educate developers around the world on how to fix vulnerabilities in their code and create more secure applications. 

At Immersive Labs, we’ve just launched our latest offering - Secure Coding. This exciting new addition to our market-leading platform teaches developers how to write secure code. We are creating labs that take our users from the basics of writing a secure application avoiding the standard OWASP pitfalls through to building secure public cloud-hosted web apps.

The first set of secure coding labs are live and loved by our users, we are now looking to expand our offering to drive this forward! 

Your main responsibilities:

  • Help develop a set of resources to help users understand the vulnerabilities for each lab and how to mitigate them
  • Help develop an automated set of tests that can verify that the user has fixed a given vulnerability
  • Understand the learning process for software developers to challenge and teach them through Immersive Labs

To be successful:

  • Software Development knowledge of frontend web development technologies such as Javascript and frameworks like React or Angular
  • Desire and passion to learn about secure coding practices
  • Any experience writing theory and online learning content about programming, secure coding, IT/Computing and/or Cyber would be an advantage
  • Any experience developing in other languages would be beneficial
  • An understanding of the OWASP Top 10 Web application risks would be an advantage
  • Familiarity with Linux and Docker would be beneficial
  • Good English written and verbal communication skills

What Immersive Labs offers:

  • We offer an extensive range of benefits, including enhanced parental leave, mindfulness groups, critical illness cover, travel insurance, and more. 
  • Career and learning development through the platform and our ‘Learn Anything’ fund
  • Informal or formal flexible working options, e.g. flexible start and finish times, remote working
  • We’re a sociable, tight-knit team with monthly socials, sports clubs and quarterly parties. Our socials have included everything from pottery painting and paper mask making, to movie nights and escape rooms.
  • Getting to the office is easy: we’re based in the centre of Bristol, just a 10 minute walk from the train station. We also offer season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme and travel insurance.

Find out more at https://www.immersivelabs.com/careers