Be A Developer At Bud

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Be our next software developer


The Role

As a Software Developer, you will work as part of an agile team delivering  on a fortnightly sprint cycle, building functional, robust and performant systems to meet the acceptance criteria defined by the product owner.

You will be involved in refining requirements, designing and implementing solutions and offering technical input into product design as well as being involved in the long term technical development of the Bud platform.


The Company

Bud is a start-up business developing the next generation SaaS platform for the vocational training / education sector. Utilising the latest cloud technology, this software platform provides a true end-to-end, integrated learner management and e-portfolio solution – to enable training providers, employers and colleges to manage, drive and maximise their learner programmes.

The Government’s 2020 Apprenticeship Strategy will drive unprecedented change in the sector and our market-leading solution is designed to tap into record levels of funding and business interest. The business is fully funded with ambitious plans and the Founders have an impressive track record of success in the sector.

Currently undergoing a period of rapid growth we are looking for an experienced Architect to guide the evolution of the platform to ensure we meet our ambitious goals for the future.


The Person

We judge each person on their own individual merits and while solid technical ability is essential, this has to be combined with a positive can-do attitude, pride in delivering to our promises, excellent communication skills and a desire for self-improvement.

We constantly evaluate the most appropriate technology for any given problem so a willingness to explore and learn new technologies is a must.




Bud’s Technical stack is constantly evolving but experience in the below is required:

    • C# .NET
    • Angular 2.x+ or transferable experience
    • REST/API Development
    • Typescript/Javascript/HTML/CSS
    • Agile Development/Scrum
    • Sql Server
    • NET MVC

Experience or transferable skills in some of the below would be advantageous:

    • Redis
    • No Sql Databases e.g. CosmosDb
    • Azure
    • Gulp/NPM
    • Microservices/SOA Architecture
    • Git
    • Continuous Integration/Delivery
    • Redux
    • NServicebus/Messaging Architectures
    • Dependency Injection/IoC
    • NUnit
    • Entity Framework
    • TDD/Mocking/FakeItEasy
    • Polyglot Persistence
    • ElasticSearch/Kibana
    • Identity Server/OAuth/Claim Based Authentication



Contract Type: Full Time Employee

Contract Term: Permanent

Salary Range: £35,000 – £50,000 pa

Location: Bud Systems, 40 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HP, GB


If you think you would fit in well at Bud, please email your CV and covering email to

Good luck to all our applicants!