Software Engineer

£35K-£40K

Full time
Cambridge
Posted 6 months ago

Overview

We are seeking an experienced, full-time full-stack software engineer to join our clients growing team. The role will involve producing high-quality code for clients and for their own SaaS products. This involves setting their technical approach and direction on client projects, and helping to lead the team with best practices and coding standards.

This is an exciting time to be joining the company. As part of a fast-growing start-up, this role will give you the power to have a real influence on shaping the future of their technology stack, engineering practices and strategic direction – ensuring they put user experience and software quality at the heart of everything they do.

You will be joining a young and dynamic company with a growing client base, alongside a friendly, supportive, and energetic UK based team.

Who we are seeking

We are looking for people that share our clients vision for high quality code delivered in a highly professional and caring way. We’re keen to see applications from talented candidates that want to be involved with an innovative and thriving start-up business.

To help, here’s a summary of who we are looking for:

Essential

  • 3+ years demonstrable production experience with JavaScript and/or TypeScript (front and back end), CSS and HTML;
  • Experience with version control, unit testing, continuous integration and code quality tools;
  • Experience with database technology, architecture and solutions (NoSQL and/or SQL);
  • Experience with serverless technologies and configuring production server environments (such as AWS Lambdas, Azure Functions);
  • Experience of producing client-facing applications and an awareness of the UX and UI challenges involved;
  • Self-motivated, and able to co-ordinate efforts and work within a small team on short and demanding projects with strict attention to detail;

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Node.js, Vue, React and/or Meteor JavaScript frameworks;
  • Knowledge of C#, .NET 6.0+, ASP.NET Core and Entity Framework Core;
  • Knowledge of iOS and Android app development, including React Native;
  • Experience of project planning, scheduling and/or scoping;
  • An ability to ask questions to understand requirements ahead of implementation;
  • Experience working in an agile development team;
  • Knowledge of security best practises, and experience of ISO 27001 would be an advantage;
  • Experience in working remotely from home.

Company and Projects

Our client was founded in response to a clear demand for high quality software development services around Cambridgeshire. They provide clients with bespoke, custom software solutions – focusing on user experience, design and performance. In particular, they forge long-standing partnerships with their clients – and provide them with tangible business results.

There is certainly no typical project and those involved in the company can look forward to involvement in a wide range of projects – covering everything from agriculture to construction. As a valued part of the design and development team, you will be encouraged to be involved in all aspects from solution concept and design, through to delivery and support.

Location

Our client provides it’s team the flexibility of a hybrid combination of remote and in-person work, to get the best of both worlds.

You will be required to be in the office at least twice a week, and be willing to occasionally travel to client sites.

Remuneration

They offer a salary dependent upon your experience. Additionally they offer Vitality health cover, free lunches in the office and holiday entitlement well above statutory minimum, among other benefits.

Job Features

Job CategoryInformation technology

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