Senior Software Engineer

Location: Belfast, County Antrim Salary: Up to £50000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Harriet Houlton

Senior Software Engineer


Senior Software Engineer needed for a Software Asset Management company based in Belfast who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Software Engineer, who will become a key contributor to the company during a significant time of growth. As a cloud-first platform, most of the UI work will be web-app but it is expected that the engineer be able to contribute to the platform as a whole when needed. The company are developing with some of the most modern technologies, including distributed graph databases, Go, and React.

The successful Senior Software Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Salary: £50k
  • 25 days holiday + public holidays
  • 10% bonus
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Dental Insurance
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Group Income Protection
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • + many more

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Software Engineer will include:

  • Understand and contribute to the company's ambitious technical roadmap for the Data Platform
  • Propose new, innovative solutions to provide users with a rich, intuitive and responsive experience
  • Demonstrate your passion and skill in the design and construction of robust, scalable services and secure applications
  • Adopt and refine SCM and DevOps processes to facilitate agile development
  • Work within CD/CI environments to push code to production
  • Become familiar with all aspects of the Data Platform and be willing to contribute on any component
  • Demonstrate technical leadership in terms of code quality, design patterns, and collaboration with the rest of the team
  • Mentor more junior team members as necessary

What you need to be the successful Senior Software Engineer:

In order to be the successful Senior Software Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Development experience in at least one modern Javascript framework; React would be a particular advantage, but is not essential
  • Demonstrable experience with a mainstream all-purpose programming language - as the company's technology stack is centred around Go, experience with this is desirable but not essential
  • A proven and respected engineer with experience in the delivery of successful applications at scale
  • Experience of Unit Testing and Test Driven Development
  • Appreciation of accessibility requirements for software
  • Comfortable with modern SCM for various types of development life cycle
  • An understanding of containerisation and microservices architecture

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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