Senior Software Developer

Sopra Banking Software UK
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sopra Banking Software are recruiting for a Senior Software Developer to work in our specialist finance solution team in Sheffield. As a senior software developer you will be working within a distributed development team on the design, development and support of a financial software system which is deployed in many blue chip and household name clients. The role is to conduct development activities to high level and detailed specification documents, working alongside colleagues in the UK and India. There may be a requirement for some out of hours support and travel to client sites UK wide.

The Software Developer role requires:

  • Degree educated in a technology or computer science discipline
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate a good level of experience (minimum of 5 years) in software development
  • Experience of any 3GL or 4GL programming language is essential, however any experience of Uniface would be highly advantageous. Applicants must be prepared to be trained on Uniface.
  • Applicants must be able to work in a small team environment and be able to interact with customers on a daily basis
  • The ability to deal with complex problems
  • Positive attitude to trying out different things and offering innovative solutions
  • Flexibility in working hours
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage own workload
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle
  • It would be advantageous to have:

    ·Experience of working within financial services software is desirable.

    ·Experience of using JIRA is advantageous, but full training will be provided.

    ·Experience of Oracle of MS/SQL databases is advantageous

    The company:

    Sopra Banking Software provides IT processes, and system solutions to retail banking and asset finance customers. We have operated across Europe, the Middle East, Far East, and Africa for over 40 years. We provide the opportunity to learn and develop new skills and contribute to the advancement of your field - thinking ahead begins now. We are committed to helping you grow and share your expertise while developing a diverse and esteemed network of colleagues from around Europe.

    You'll also enjoy a competitive salary, pension scheme, and excellent benefits package.

    As part of our hiring process new employees will be required to pass a consumer credit check and DBS check If you have any concerns about this please raise them with the recruitment team.

    So what are you waiting for? Come and join our team and take your career to the next level.