Do you code in your sleep? Do you count in binary? (not an essential requirement). Do you also share a passion for photography? Do you want the dubious pleasure of working alongside the rest of the dpreview team on what is arguably the most exciting photography website in the world? We're looking for two web development engineers with a solid grounding in Visual Studio, ASP.NET 2.0, Javascript and SQL Server 2000 / 2005. These positions will be at our office in London (UK).


dpreview Web Development Engineer (two positions)
Ref. 29284

We are now looking to hire a talented web Development Engineer to join our growing team at dpreview.

You should be passionate about digital photography and possess a strong understanding of dpreview, our principles and our community. Being a self starter with good design and user interface skills, you have at least two years demonstrable experience of web development; we will expect you to be able to have extensive experience in ASP.NET 2.0 as well as fully integrated client-side Javascript and hand-coded HTML (reliance on WSIWYG editors will be seen as a negative). We will also expect you to have experience of SQL databases, specifically Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and 2005.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Qualifications: At least two years web development experience.
  • Primary development language: ASP.NET 2.0 (VBScript)
  • Primary development tools: Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 / 2005, SQL (Server 2005)
  • Other languages: Javascript, Flash Actionscript 3
  • Web standards: DHTML, XHTML, CSS, table-free CSS, AJAX
  • Useful skills: Photoshop experience (CS2 / CS3), Flash
  • Excellent attention to detail

We will offer a modern and exciting working environment in central London (SE1, near London Bridge station), you must be willing to commute to the office five days a week.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, stock package, and excellent benefits.

To apply, please send your CV and application letter, stating your earliest availability and salary expectations via email to jobs@dpreview.com, please don’t forget to quote the reference number 29284.

The cut-off date for applications is Friday 29th February 2008.

About dpreview.com

dpreview.com is the world's leading digital photography website, with detailed product reviews, daily breaking news and an active forums community. Started in 1998 by Phil Askey, dpreview.com has now grown to attract over eight million unique visitors each month reading over 140 million pages. In May 2007 dpreview.com was acquired by Amazon.com and with their help we are now striving to expand our content and site functionality to offer our visitors the world's most comprehensive 'one stop' digital camera resource.