Progress Developer / Software Engineer (To £50K+ Bens)

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

OVERVIEW; Software Developer / Software Engineer (Progress / OpenEdge experience essential) sought by exciting established, award winning, AIM listed software development company providing enterprise level back-end IT systems. Salary £35K-£50K Basic depending on experience level and skill set and fantastic corporate benefits package!

LOCATION; Office based south of Birmingham (between Birmingham and the M42/M40 Junction), West Midlands

THE COMPANY; My client is an established, steadily growing, award winning software development company providing enterprise level back-end IT / supply chain systems. They nurture long-term partnerships with businesses that seek to continually improve their warehouse performance, through the intelligent use of technology, people and improved business processes. They have a successful record of installing over 500 enterprise solutions in a variety of industry sectors and business sizes.

THE ROLE; Due to ongoing expansion my client seeks to recruit an experienced Progress Software Developer / Software Engineer and the salary and package offered will depend on level of experience and competency. You will be part of a team developing best in class software that runs business critical operations for leading UK companies.

The role will entail writing scalable, widely distributed applications that run in mixed-environments including Linux and Windows. You will report to the Technical Director but be expected to plan and process all jobs efficiently and without assistance.

The successful candidate will have at least 3 years software development experience using Progress, an understanding of networking/distributed computing environment concepts and be able to demonstrate success in developing and troubleshooting a variety of complex software systems.

You will be able to stay organised on multiple projects and take responsibility for design and development across UI, business logic, database structure, system performance, implementation and deployment. This will be accomplished while adhering to programming standards, source control, documentation requirements and assisting testers.

You will be a proactive, positive, problem solver, with excellent communication and inter-personal skills, able to interact professionally with a diverse range of clients and internal staff. You will have an understanding of how business works and possess analytical and commercial experience. The role is primarily office based in the Birmingham area, with participation in the out-of-hours rota, although client visits may be required.

Experience programming in Progress is essential.

You will be at an additional advantage if you have any of the following skills; Progress OpenEdge, Progress Dymamics, ADM2, ADM1, Smart Objects, Windows, Unix, Linux, MySQL, HTML 5, CSS 3, SQL Server, GUI, Web

WHAT'S ON OFFER; - An ideal position for an experienced candidate, who is looking to make their mark as a forward thinking, progressive software developer. A highly competitive salary depending on experience plus superb benefits package - Excellent training in new technologies and chance to diversify your skill set and work with a very established team of Senior Developers. REAL chances of career progression exist whatever your level of experience.

If you are a good match to the above criteria then please apply with a CV at your earliest opportunity so as to be considered for this excellent life-changing opportunity.

KEYWORDS; Progress OpenEdge, Dymamics, ADM2, ADM1, Smart Objects, Windows, Unix, Linux, MySQL, HTML 5, CSS 3, Smartobjects, SQL Server, GUI, Web, Lead, head of, lead, development manager, technical software developer.