Senior Software Engineer Agnostic | Data Analytics

Reqiva Limited
United Kingdom
£60k - £75k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Engineer

This is an opportunity for an adaptable Software Engineer who wants to build new software for a well backed Start up, in a flexible and modern environment


The organisation are making changes to their culture and are dedicated to modern development practices, with the help of a newly appointed Head of Development. They are in the exploratory stages of development, with a vision to implement the latest Big Data technologies such as Hive, Spark, Pig, Hadoop etc.

Their core services are accessed on a global scale, by some of the largest clients in the industry and are already growing rapidly this year. They operate on a 2 week sprint mentality and are true believers in Agile and TDD best practices.

Currently their main programming languages are PHP, C++ and JavaScript, using AWS, Symfony and Vue.js.

The ideal Software Engineer will have core values including Business Understanding, the appreciation for Software Languages being a tool and the desire to be involved in impressive technical design and strategy.

Technical Skills:

- Solid experience of an OOP or Functional programming language: PHP | Ruby | Python | Scala etc.
- Knowledge of Web Services and various web frameworks ideally MVC PHP frameworks such as Symfony | Laravel | Zend etc.
- Ability to produce incredible and rich Web Applications
- Passion for Big Data and Analytics
- Self taught programmer or excellent degree in a relevant field
- Passionate about open source technologies

Desirable Skills:

- Knowledge of other technologies such as AWS, Docker
- Experience with TDD, DevOps, Pair Programming, Continuous Integration

Salary for Senior Software Engineer:

£60,000 - £75,000 - Flexible Working hours, Serious Progression, Training on new technologies and time to adapt!

If you are interested in this role please contact Nick Goodwin at Reqiva
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