Software Developer 3 (Senior)

  • Job Reference: MC90
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People have a great opportunity for an experienced Software Developer 3 (Senior) for one of our very established IT Client's based in Bedford.

Job summary

Responsible for technically leading the coding and testing of Application Development products to a high standard of quality and timeliness.

Key result areas
* To be a productive, diligent software engineer across projects where required, including
o Software development
o Development Operations
o Testing (programmatic - unit)
* Make non-functional design decisions
* Assume a technical leadership position in one or more scrum teams
* Ensure the Head of Software Development is kept informed of technical and people challenges in projects
* Perform due diligence and make recommendations on complimentary software packages
* Lead by example developing solutions to the most technical challenges to the highest professional standards. Consistently meet the Application Development definition of done
* Tackle wicked problems and propose and develop satisfactory solutions
* Identify and reduce anti-patterns in project teams and technical solutions
* Give constructive feedback in code-reviews that improves the quality of output and the capability of the developer(s).
* To understand and fulfil the responsibilities for secure management of personal data of both internal and external customers in line with the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018

Key Personal Requirements

* More than one full development lifecycle experience, where the primary development language has been at least two of the following frameworks/languages
o React.js
o Elixir
o C#

* 3+ years experience in the following technologies
o Elastic (ELK) Stack
o Docker
o RabbitMQ

* 3+ years experience of DevOps/CI/CD in the following technologies
o Bamboo (or similar)
o Artifactory (or similar)
o Kubernetes
o Terraform (or similar)
o Ansible

* Familiarity of and experience with Agile development methodology (preferably Scrum)
* Logical thinking and problem solving ability
* Analytical skills
* Ability to cooperate and exchange ideas with colleagues where required
* Information gathering and research skills
* Good communication and interpersonal skills
* Familiarity with Agile practices
* Positive, enthusiastic and supportive individual
* Effective time management
* Able to work alone when required
* Ability to follow instructions effectively

For this you will be rewarded with a competitive salary of between £60K to £70K basic pa

Benefits from start date:
* 25 days holidays (pro rata on start date)
* On site gym
* Use of Personal Trainers
* Deep Tissue Sports Massage (1hr session)
* Relaxing Massage (20 Min session)
* Free eye test
* £100 towards glasses for new prescription
* Fruit Baskets
* Lifestyle Benefits
* Employee Assistance Programme
* Extensive health and well being educational programmes delivered in-house

Benefits after probation:
* 5% of basic salary contributed into pension fund
* Life Assurance
* Private Medical Insurance (inc spouse/partner & children)
* Vitality
* Cycle to work Scheme
* Income Protection Scheme
* Travel Insurance
* Will Writing
* Tax Return Service

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