Senior Software Engineer

Fresh Recruits Ltd
£50000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: Dorchester
Salary: Up to £60k DOE

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.

Our client is looking to expand its Engineering Department and are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to provide technical support and development for their global customer base.

Main Duties:

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 role holder 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.

Ideal 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, 2+ years programming experience in fixed line, mobile (3G/4G) or VoIP telecom environments

Ref: 1708-32-8337

It is important that you include a covering letter with your CV, detailing why you feel you are suitable for this position and highlighting all relevant experience.

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