Software Engineer

The Red Agency
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently recruiting a number of Senior Software Engineer positions for a growing health tech company in London. The Senior Software Engineers will be responsible for project managing a number of exciting developments/solutions.


  • You will be expected to develop and test functionality based on the specification provided
  • Interacting and effectively communicating with other managers/functional experts and resolving issues
  • Perform QA, participate in code reviews, requirements and design meetings as necessary
  • Interact with partners and stakeholders to define business requirements for development
  • Coach and mentor junior team members, providing them with guidance and support


  • Bachelor's degree (BSc, BA) in Computer Science or IT related discipline or equivalent experience
  • An in-depth knowledge of software design and Java programming
  • Must have proven experience in working with Java
  • A working knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Knowledge of Maven for software project management
  • You should possess strong documentation skills, ability to create process, data flows, and technical documents along with attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A self-starter with a high level of initiative, with the ability to learn and apply new technical skills and concepts quickly
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, with strong organisation, planning and facilitation skills

Desirable skills:

  • A working knowledge of Java unit testing frameworks such as JUnit or Mockito is desirable
  • Optional experience in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and Ruby on Rails