Software Engineer

Recruiter
Charlton Howard
Location
Sheffield, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
27 May 2019
Ref
1147890491
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Software Engineer / Software Developer / Software Programmer

There is currently a unique and exciting opportunity for skilled and talented Software Engineers to join the engineering team of a newly formed enterprise. We're looking for those whose passion is problem solving, and those who have a flair for learning new technologies quickly.

As a Software Engineer, we'll need you to be skilled in many areas and have experience in turning your hand to new challenges. One day you could be implementing an improvement to a tracking app; another day you could be updating the platform that powers the large-scale data collection behind the scenes. This is an opportunity to work with many different new and exciting technologies in a new and dynamic environment.

What technologies they use?
* The develop an Android and iOS app working in Java and Swift
* Platform is built in Node.js
* Git for version control with their codebase residing on GitHub
* Jenkins for Continuous Integration
* Their moving to the cloud; infrastructure is already largely in AWS and are planning to adopt tooling such as Terraform and Packer

Responsibilities:
* Using good domain knowledge of Android and iOS development to develop and grow our app; this will include also developing new apps for new customers.
* Working across technology boundaries to develop our platform capabilities
* Proactively identifying, suggesting and assisting in the delivery of improvements to ensure that the product and business moves forwards proactively
* Actively engaging in planning and estimation sessions for the product roadmap
* Contribute to the technical quality and timely delivery of the product; managing your own work and contributions to the product roadmap
* Completing tasks reasonably autonomously, taking feedback and guidance from peers
* Contribute to a positive work culture

Experience Required:
* 4+ years of software development experience in our core technologies (see above)
* Degree or above (or equivalent) qualification in Computer Science/Software Engineer or a related subject
* Experience in unit and integration testing, with practical experience in testing frameworks
* Familiarity with using continuous integration
* Proven track record in delivering software projects and adapting to new technologies
* Able to work with peers and colleagues to receive and deliver objective feedback
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Desirable:
* Experience with designing and building REST APIs
* Experience with AWS or another cloud technology
* Track record of implementing and adopting industry best practices
* Experience in configuration management technologies such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack
* Experience in scripting languages (such as Ruby, Python, etc)

Please apply to be considered!

Charlton Howard is a Trading Name of Talent Point Ltd. Talent Point Ltd and Charlton Howard are equal-opportunity employers and do not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation.

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