Job Specification

Job Title: Senior Software Developer
Job Reference: 5463
Job Location: Reading, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: IT
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 07/04/2018

Job Details

Senior Software Developer - Opportunity for a 'polyglot' programmer - expertise in Python or Node.js desirable, but other languages such as Java, Golang, C#... will be considered also!! - Very well funded tech house in the IoT and Big Data domains KEY SKILLS / EXPERIENCED NEEDED: - Experienced object-oriented software developer needed who can play a more senior role in a team of more junior to mid-level programmers. - Ideally you will have expertise in Python and / or Node.js - but we need a versatile full-stack programmer, and expertise in other OO languages such as Java, C#, etc, will also be considered! - It is anticipated that the successful candidate will have a background in web application and cloud services development (the role will focus mostly on development of a SaaS platform). - Nice to have: Prior experience with big data and data processing tools, technologies and concepts - e.g. Hadoop, Spark... ROLE SUMMARY: A very well backed and rapidly growing tech house in Reading is looking to use Big Data and IoT related concepts to help solve a real global problem - and now needs an experienced Software Developer to join a multi-displinary team of talented engineers and scientists! As Senior Software Developer, you will need the ability and personality to play a spearheading role in a team of largely mid-level developers - including playing technical lead on projects, mentoring others and getting involved in design / architectural level duties. Whilst expertise in Python and Node.js would be particularly valuable, ultimately we need a talented polyglot OO programmer who is capable of turning their hand to different languages and technologies - therefore candidates lacking in Python or Node experience who have expertise across other languages such as Java, C# or Golang will also be considered! To be successful it is likely your expertise will be in developing web application or cloud service / SaaS related solutions - and any level of knowledge or exposure to big data and data processing related solutions and technologies would also be nice to have. To summarise, if you're a talented and experienced OO polyglot programmer looking to further your career in the emerging tech domain, with an opportunity to contribute towards solving a real world issue - apply now for a confidential chat...


Contact: Sam Clayton
Telephone: 01908 062290