Senior Software Developer

Job Description

Candidate Profile

Essential Personal Attributes

Education and Experience

Desirable Additional Programming Languages and Skills

Personal Qualities



The Development Environment and Languages

Our software environment is very much Linux  and Open Source, the key languages used are Object Oriented PHP, ExtJS and Javascript which drive the underlying MySQL database. We promote and work with the open source community wherever possible.

Who Would You Work With?

The role demands that you work closely with the other members of the product development team in a coordinated manner. The development project is managed by the team leader and the Technical Director.

Prospects and Training

Emailcenter offers an excellent opportunity to get experience of working with the very latest development technologies. Working alongside experienced developers you will develop your skills as you are exposed to different projects and technologies. Our developers regularly attend seminars to maintain their knowledge at the forefront in the various software disciplines.

About Emailcenter

Emailcenter are an award winning email marketing service provider working with over 400 brands in the UK. We have developed our own technology platform called Maxemail for creating, managing, delivering and reporting on email marketing campaigns. In addition we offer a full range of professional services and fully manage a number of our clients email programmes.

Clients include On the Beach, Saga Group, Hoseasons Group,, National Savings & Investments, Visit Britain, Visit England, James Villa Holidays and Pearson Education.

Emailcenter is based at Pury Hill Business Park, just South of Towcester in South Northamptonshire. It is just 15 minutes drive from Northampton and Milton Keynes (10 Minutes from either J15 or J15a on the M1).

We are experiencing strong and consistent growth year on year, with annual uplifts of 200% + in email campaign activity.

If you would like to apply for this position, please email with a copy of your CV or call on 01327 811884

The Maxemail Platform

The Maxemail platform is developed and supported directly by Emailcenter, The IPR is owned by Emailcenter. The platform delivers  Software as a Solution (SaaS) for a broad range of companies and organisations and supports over 1000 users. The platform helps digital marketers achieve the best return on investment from their retention based email and on-line marketing strategy, it is continuously evolving with new and innovative features and functions being added to help users deploy, measure and analyse all aspects of their email marketing.  The infrastructure for the platform is owned by Emailcenter, we use the latest hardware and software techniques and are constantly on the leading edge of the ‘state-of-the-art’ for this area of technology.