Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Abingdon, England
Salary: Good
Start Date: 2018-11-20
Reference: BH-87383-7
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2018 11:05

Job Description

Software Engineer  - 6 Months Contract – Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Client is looking for 2 types of contractors as they have approximately 4 projects on the go, they are looking at Web Front End and Full Stack - Web Services (Google) Key technologies -  Working in Cloud, Front end HTML 5 or Angular 2.  Back End Microservice based Architects, Go Lang or Go

Software Engineer Job Specification:

This work requires the successful applicant to have the flexibility to work across a broad technology stack, as well as being able to shape and influence the delivered solutions.

The web application development team works closely with product and service teams in Abingdon and from the wider client organization, as well as engaging with external groups on aspects such user centred design and development.

To be successful the applicant must be comfortable working in an Agile software development environment, be able to demonstrate strong initiative, as well as proactively collaborating with other groups. There is a strong focus for this role on delivering exceptional User Experience. Therefore ability to analyse and understand user experience and behaviour and successfully transfer this into the design and development of the commercial deliveries is considered key.

Software Engineer Job Requirements:

    • Ability to efficiently transition between technologies and programming languages

    • Ability to write clean and efficient code which includes high quality automated test coverage

    • Ability to work in a team environment that is fast-paced and follows Agile development practices

    • Ability to work to commercial deadlines

    • Good communication skills

Software Engineer Exposure to any of the following would be advantageous:

•             Commercial software development

•             Design and Architecture

•             Cloud Technology

•             Desktop Application

•             High-Performance Computing

•             Human Computer Interface

•             Security

•             User Experience Design

•             Web App and Micro services

Software Engineer Qualifications:

Either: Bachelors/Masters in Computer science / Software Engineering , or Masters or above in a mathematical, scientific or engineering discipline

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK