Software Engineer

Ordnance Survey
United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
New opportunity not to be missed! Ordnance Survey has a unique opportunity available for a Software Engineer to join the team in London. Joining us on a full time permanent basis, we are offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits - this is a fantastic opportunity to develop a rewarding career. Ordnance Survey produces digital map data, online route planning and sharing services and mobile apps, plus many other location-based products so you know exactly where you are. Through the success of our mapping data, we've also attracted the attention of governments across the world who want what we have in Great Britain; so we help other countries to build the same capabilities in quality data accumulation and management. About the Role We are looking for a Software Engineer to join our team at the Innovation Hub who shares our passion for start-ups, problem solving, innovation and teamwork. This is the perfect position for an engineer who loves to exchange ideas and contribute to build a collaborative environment. What skills do I need to have to become a Software Engineer? You will have a proven track record of building applications from the ground through to production. You are pragmatic, choosing the right 20% and you understand how to build apps that scale. You share our love of technologies and enjoy learning new ones. To be the successful candidate you must demonstrate your track record against the following essential criteria and competencies in your application: - Proven technical skill set that include designing solutions from scratch - Backend or Frontend specialists - Continuous integration - Lean start up, Agile and Kanban - Excellent communication skills, with technical and non-technical people - Positive 'can do' attitude - Collaborative team player We offer a fantastic benefits package to the ideal Software Engineer! - Salary - Competitive. - Performance related bonus - Competitive pension - 37 hour working week - 25 days annual leave - (30 days after five years) bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas - Training & Development - Paid volunteer day - Salary sacrifice schemes - Childcare Voucher scheme, Bike to Work scheme (with secure bike storage and excellent changing facilities) - Free onsite parking - Subsidised on-site staff restaurant - On-site nursery - Staff discounts - Wide variety of sports and social clubs - Support for your health and wellbeing from eye care vouchers to health checks Closing date: 19th October 2017 Why not click 'apply' today? Don't miss out on this opportunity to join the world's leading map making and big data organisation as our Software Engineer.
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