Application Developer


Newcastle Based 


Are you interested in coding? Do you want to work with cutting edge technologies?

We are looking for an experienced Software Developer  to join our expanding Development Team in our central Newcastle Head Office. We build complex and compelling applications and services that are delivered into the cloud, mobile and desktop landscapes with the primary goal of improving lives of those living in social housing.

Reporting to the Development Team Leader, you will join cross functional and cross platform engineering teams designing and building custom applications and services. We use a range of platforms including Java, Javascript, React, Vue and others.

We are looking for enthusiastic people who have experience of building Mobile and Tablet based Apps.

Skills and Requirements

Our main requirement is that you must have the ability and aptitude to be empathetic with colleagues and customers. Beyond that if any of the following technologies press your buttons or would like to learn more about them, we believe you would find Orchard an interesting place to work:

  • Scrum
  • Inversion of control
  • Dependency injection
  • Domain driven design
  • API’s
  • Continuous delivery
  • Software as a service
  • Machine learning
  • Data science
  • Cloud computing

What we give back to you

  • Salary commensurate with skills and experience
  • Company pension scheme
  • Permanent health insurance and life assurance
  • Westfield Health Cash Plan Scheme

We work hard to make Orchard a great place to work. To apply please send your CV to:

The company reserves the right to vary or amend the duties and responsibilities of the post holder at any time according to the needs of the company’s business