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Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol or Aberdeen
Salary: 30000 - 40000 (Salary not to be advertised)
REF: 12031
Contact Name: Louise Oatley
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

The Software Engineer will work within a small software team and will have the following

Responsibilities: -

  • Design and development of new product offerings.
  • Integration of new features to existing applications.
  • Work closely with the hardware development team.
  • Software testing.
  • Issue tracking and bug fixing.
  • Producing high quality software documentation.


As a minimum the successful candidate will have the following Qualification: -


  • A 2:1 degree or equivalent qualification in Software Engineering, Computer Science or other related subject.
  • 2+ years’ experience in related position.


Skill and Experience: -

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of the following programming languages or technologies: -
  • Server: Java, C++
  • Web: HTML5, CSS3, Spring, JQuery, Angular.js
  • Cloud: Azure, AWS
  • Protocols: RESTful API, JSON, XML, SOAP
  • Databases: SQL, Hadoop, MongoDB, Cassandra, Neo4J
  • Good understanding of the software development life cycle.
  • Experience of Agile methodologies (Scrum and TDD)


Desirable Experience (not essential): -

  • Familiarity with machine learning and data mining technologies.
  • Experience working with automation server (e.g. Jenkins, Bamboo)
  • Experience in mobile development: Java, Swift, objective, C++
  • Knowledge of embedded development in C/C++


The following Personal Qualities are desirable for fulfilling the role: -


  • Fluent in the English language, with strong communication skills both written and oral.
  • Experience of understanding client requirements and translating them into software applications.
  • Able to work both individually and as part of a team
  • Willing to broaden knowledge across a number of products (software & hardware)
  • Must be capable of multi-tasking and working to agreed schedules
  • Enthusiastic and innovative in finding solutions
  • Understand the commercial implications with respect to finding technical solutions
  • Desire to travel, meet with clients & present/promote technical capability of the company