Find Your Dream Role

Find Your Dream Role

Software Engineers

£35,000 to £80,000

Are you an experienced Software Engineer who is looking for the next step in your career, with a truly innovative company at the forefront of Education?

If so, please review and apply!

We are looking for multiple Senior and Mid-level Software Engineers on behalf of a leading Digital Education company, that powers learning and enables teaching worldwide, by creating intelligent online products and services to make a difference in Education.

You will join an ever-evolving agile team that includes Scrum Masters, Product Managers, QA's, and fellow Engineers. Working alongside the Platform and Scrum team you will deploy your code to all environments and release it to customers.

Please note these roles can be office based, hybrid or fully remote.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Work within a Scrum Team to deliver agreed functionality fit for release throughout each sprint cycle.
  • Actively participate in scrum events and workshops, including sprint planning and retrospectives.
  • Work alongside other Engineers and Heads of Product Development to contribute to Architecture and Engineering culture.
  • Work within a BDD (Behaviour Driven Development) and TDD (Test Driven Development) approach to ensure solutions are robust and technically fit for purpose.
  • Contribute innovative ideas on technology and process to improve the product and delivery.

Education & Experience

  • You will ideally have a degree, preferably in a technical subject or you will need to have considerable experience of programming outside of your degree or have gone through an engineering bootcamp.
  • Preferably experience using Node frameworks such as Express.
  • An understanding of design patterns, asynchronous programming, queuing, and caching.
  • A working knowledge of some or all the following frontend technologies: HTML, CSS, React and Webpack or similar.
  • A working knowledge of some or all the following backend technologies: web and event based microservices, Node, RabbitMQ.
  • Familiarity with some SQL or NoSQL systems such as MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB or Elasticsearch / Solr is desirable.
  • Good written and verbal skills, able to translate concepts into easily understood diagrams and visuals for both technical and non-technical people alike.
  • Happy to contribute and share knowledge amongst your own team and Engineering via knowledge sharing meetings.

Should you possess the correct skills and experience for this position, we will be in touch with you within 7 days of the receipt of your CV. Should you not hear from us within this time frame, you have not been successful on this occasion. We wish you every success in your search for suitable employment.

£35,000 to £80,000

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