Software Engineer

Elite Search Ltd
London (Central)
12 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client, a global leading Re Insurer are looking for a Software Engineer to work within their London based technology team.


  • Help develop their Analytics and Risk platform
  • Assist users by providing application support and acting as a local software development resource
  • Participate remotely in regular scrums, code reviews and knowledge-sharing sessions


  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in computer science, computer engineering or have equivalent experience.
  • Five years experience as a developer in a team environment, to provide referrals with strong evidence that you are a team player and to have experience working in agile methodologies.
  • knowledge of application architecture; data structures and algorithms; object-oriented design and client/server architecture and SOA; standard configuration management processes and controls; and UI/UX design principles.
  • Extensive practical experience with both Windows and Unix/Linux; working with different types of databases; writing unit and regression tests; and developing rich and interactive user interfaces using C++ and Qt.
  • You must be dedicated to the craft of writing good code, which means being able to write readable, reliable code; having a keen attention to detail; being willing to review other's code and provide feedback; and adhering and contributing to internal coding and code-commenting standards.
  • Be able to communicate effectively in person and in writing. Potential candidates will be invited to participate in technical interviews and software tests