Senior Software Engineer
Posted on22nd June 2020
Salary/Rate£55000 - £60000 per annum
About this job.
Location - Working from home (Company based in Edinburgh)
Salary - £55-60k DOE
The Company -
An award-winning, enterprise software start-up in the professional services industry.
Recognised consistently as one of the fastest growing and exciting tech organisations in Scotland.
The Role -
Their flagship product has come a long way in a short time but there's still so much more to be done. They have grand ambitions to make it the most beautiful, scalable, flexible and rapid to deploy solution on the market, That's where you come in.
What you will do -
*Help to deliver through the entire lifecycle of features and product releases
*Analyse, code, test, and release new product features, enhancements, and improvements
*Support product and engineering managers (and teams) in prioritisation, scoping of product features
*Collaborate across teams to improve software development, quality, and release processes and practices
*Enhance product scalability, performance, maintainability, configurability, and internationalisation
*Provide expertise and input into architecture, design, and technology decisions
*Support, mentor, and coach other members of the team
*Assist with technical, functional and design activities with the delivery team, product managers, and customers
*Champion the culture of learning, development, cross-company collaboration and teamwork
What you will bring -
*Great at asking awkward questions, kindly
*Passionate about creating a product you can be proud of
*Motivated by learning new things and using those to make a positive difference
*Comfortable challenging and raising issues at any level.
*Knowledgeable about a range of technologies, and quick to learn others.
*Able to zero-in on bugs without looking at the code, based on your experience and intuition.
*An excellent, kind, and supportive communicator (who often finds yourself un-crossing wires between your colleagues).
*Able to consider the broader impact of your design and coding decisions and those of others
*Great at breaking down big tasks into small chunks, solving tricky problems and tackling risks
*Used to working with agile development teams on large software products
Bonus Points if you have -
*Worked with complex web interfaces with large DOM views
*Worked with .Net Core, RabbitMQ, SQL Server, and/or Microsoft Azure
*Worked in (or with) the Professional Services industry
*Worked on integrating enterprise systems with other products
*Experience in coordinating frequent / regular product releases
As well as a competitive salary you can also expect -
*At least £1,000 per year to spend on professional and personal development
*Every time out of the working week for company events: past events include hiking, go-karting, Fringe shows, and laser quest
*33 days holiday per year, 30 of which you can take whenever you like
*Weekly All Hands meeting for inspiration and over-communication (and a free lunch!)
*Fresh fruit and healthy snack bars delivered weekly
*NEST pension scheme
*Genuinely nice, smart people who are excited about growing the company
Please apply now and send your CV if you are interested in the above.