Senior Software Developer C++, Linux

FT Select
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Developer – C++, Linux – Merseyside

C++ / Linux / Qt / OpenGL / OpenGL SL / MySQL, SQLite / PHP /XML / Web Services / Network communications / SDLC

Senior Software Developer with experience of C++ in a Linux environment required by our client, a fast growing Merseyside based specialist Technology Company, to work on systems which are developed, produced, installed, commissioned and supported by the company.

The successful Developer will be working on the development of existing and new products. The role will require the Developer to gather and discuss requirements with the in-house development team, forming and discussing software designs, developing those designs, testing and implementation.

Key technical skills:
• C++ in a Linux environment

Working knowledge of some of the following is desirable:

Qt (preferably version 5)

OpenGL and OpenGL SL
MySQL / SQLite
PHP and/or XML
Web Services and/or Network communications

• Experience of software development life cycle (SDLC)

Strong candidates with experience of C++ in a Windows environment will be considered for the role.


• Good degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Other skills:

The role requires production of new software modules (and modification of existing ones) that form part of a wider system. A successful candidate should have good interpersonal skills, be able to communicate effectively with other Developers, Testers and Support Engineers; and be able to provide effective knowledge transfer.

It is essential that the candidate has flexibility to learn new skills, and the ability to occasionally work in divergent areas outside of their primary role.

Location: Commutable from: Liverpool, the Wirral, North Wales, Chester, Cheshire, Merseyside.

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