Senior Software Engineer

Recruiter
IQ Telecom
Location
Dorchester
Salary
£50k - £60k pa
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a highly successful, team-orientated and motivated company in a branch of Telecommunications that is modern and flourishing.

Established in 2001, this interconnectivity specialist has experienced rapid, year-on-year growth providing Carrier Grade Telecoms Products and Services to the Telecommunication Industry worldwide with deployments in more than 90 countries. The company is looking to expand its Engineering Department and are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to provide technical support and development for our global customer base.

With an enviable reputation for finding innovative solutions in a rapidly evolving telecoms industry they deliver to tier 1 and tier 2 providers in the fixed, mobile, alternative and virtual space including MVNO's, ITSP's, wholesale carriers, equipment vendors, integrators and solution providers.

The company is based in the South West of the UK in Dorchester which offers a great country based lifestyle with good access to outstanding coastline and maritime facilities.

The Role
The role will cover all aspects of the software development lifecycle:
*Requirements capture
*Software design. The employee shall be required to produce written design specifications to meet specified requirements
*Writing test specifications
*Software development
*Performing unit testing
*Analysing and diagnosing faults in existing products
*Bug fixing
*Provide written and verbal reports to management on project status

It shall be the responsibility of the employee to ensure that their work is done in accordance with the company quality procedures, particularly in the following main areas:
*Software release
*Software testing
*Source code control
*Updating of support Cases within the CRM system

The role does require a certain amount of flexibility and shall not exclusively be restricted to the software development process.
Additional responsibilities shall include things such as:
*Providing technical backup to the support, installation and production teams.
*Assisting in the writing of product user documentation.
*From time to time the employee may be required to undertake on-site visits to assist with support and installation issues.


The Candidate
*The candidate will need to have high levels of energy, coupled with a logical and structured approach to problem solving; you will be passionate about technology and delivering change.
*The candidate must be able to work in a standalone Agile Engineering environment.
*The candidate will be pro-active and conscientious with excellent organisational and time management skills.
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
*The candidate will be team orientated as well as open to learning and sharing knowledge.
*Programming Languages: C,JAVA, SQL, Python
*Desirable: Telecoms experience, 3 or 4+ years programming experience in fixed line, mobile (3G/4G) or VoIP telecom environments


The Recruiter
IQ Networks are a specialist niche technology recruiter, part of the InterQuest Group, who use dedicated techno teams to recruit in Unified Communications, Internet of Things, Wi-Fi, Networks, Network Security, Data Centre's, Fibre and Hosting & Storage. InterQuest have 9 offices in the UK and USA, are the 7th largest technology recruiter in the UK and are quoted on AIMs.

IQ Telecom is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959496237