Software Developer - JavaScript - Agile

Elevate Platform Limited
400 to 460 GBP (Per Day)
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Developer / Leeds / 6 Months Contract / 400 to 460 GBP (Per Day)

**IR35 Status **The client has stated that this role is Out of Scope of the new off pay-role worker legislation**

As a Software Engineer you will be responsible for contributing to and supporting components of applications, which make up citizen services.

You will work within the overall Software Development Lifecycle Processes within Software Engineering. Learn about the agreed Architectural & Software Engineering principals to ensure the systems are fit for purpose.

To deliver software components which form part of a product

  • Transform business requirements in to production ready code
  • Develop reusable libraries and services
  • Contribute to community discussions about best practice within Software Engineering
  • Produce comprehensive suites of automated unit and integration tests to ensure code quality
  • Identify and resolve issues preventing delivery or continuation of software engineering activities
  • Produce comprehensive technical documentation
  • Mentor Trainee Software Engineers

An ability to comprehend and convert business requirement into technical solutions

  • Experience in open source technologies like Java, JavaScript, Node.js
  • Working knowledge of Software Engineering best practices
  • A awareness in the Software Engineering profession and its principles
  • Experience of SQL and no-SQL database applications such as Postgres, MySQL, and MongoDB

Experience of developing on cloud based environments

  • Experience of using Linux based Operating Systems like RHEL.
  • Experience of test-driven development alongside use of automated test frameworks
  • Experience working with Software Engineering collaboration tools such as Jira, Confluence, Slack
  • Demonstrable experience of Behaviour Driven Development with tools like Cucumber
  • Experience of modifying and maintaining systems and code developed by other Software Engineers
  • Experience building public facing and internal REST
  • APIs
  • Awareness of developing in a Micro-Service architecture

Accreditation & Qualifications


? Requirements Definition & Management - Level 3

? Testing - Level 4

? Programming / Software Development - Level 3

? Database Design - Level 4

? Technical Specialism - Level 4

? Relationship Management - Level

Behaviours and Competencies

? Managing a Quality Service

? Leading & Communicating

? Changing & Improving

? Colllaborating & Partnering

To be considered for this role you will have experience of the following technologies

  • Java v1.7 or above
  • JavaScript v1.8 or above
  • Node.js v4 or above
  • Postgres v9.0 or above
  • MongoDB v3.0 or above
  • MySQL v5.0 or above
  • Cassandra v2.2 or above
  • Git v2.0 or above
  • Jenkins v2 or above
  • J-Unit v4.0 or above
  • Jasmine v2.0 or above
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Operating System v6 or above

Candidates who are shortlisted will be required in Leeds One to take a 2 hour coding test either in Java or Javascript

(Candidates can choose which option)

Baseline Personnel Security Standard is required for this role

If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.

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