Senior Software Engineer - Cardiff

  • Reference IP29089-PD
  • Salary £40,000 - £45,000
  • Location Cardiff
  • Job type Permanent

Senior Software Engineer - Cardiff

We are seeking a DevOps minded Web Applications Developer who can help form a new team tasked with managing the worldwide search functions and capabilities for our long-standing client in Cardiff.

The technical skills mix includes: Agile development, Amazon Web Services, C#, JIRA, AngularJS, Vue.js, NodeJS, React, Entity Framework, JavaScript, GIT, CSS, HTTP, REST Protocols, JSON amongst others.

We are really looking for someone who has come from the technical environment above that can drive development, maintenance and support for a growing set of customer facing search systems.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Play a hands on, role as part of a scrum or Kanban team to, develop, test and maintain high quality web applications and services that fulfil business needs
• Help support the team in maintaining existing software and data infrastructure.
• Working closely with the teams to introduce and train them on new tools
• Write documentation of new processes and products you’ve developed so that knowledge is shared
• Strong focus on quality. Define and execute practices such as continuous integration and test driven development to enable the rapid delivery of working code.
• Managing, tracking and updating any work done within agile software development tools such as JIRA
• Help build a localised team of software developers, with involvement in the recruitment and training of Graduate and Junior engineers.


• 5+ year’s solid development experience within a commercial environment
• Experience with Javascript and front-end frameworks
• C# .NET
• Entity Framework
• Experience in working with APIs (REST, WCF)
• Knowledge and experienced of Agile development methodologies
• Solid experience of working with multiple coding languages
• Good understanding of code optimisation techniques and applying industry standard design patterns
• Familiarity with cloud technology preferably AWS
• Good understanding of GIT
• Knowledge of automated delivery processes

You'll help set up the team and the role will involve communicating successfully with product\business owners and other internal staff to ensure that requirements are clearly understood to build good quality products as well as assisting with documentation, estimates and work plans for scalable high-volume distributed products.

If you have around 5 years+ solid experience within a software development environment and experience of high volume, scalable, distributed systems we’d love to hear from you.

We feel this role should be commutable from Cardiff, Newport, Bridgend, Rhondda, Cwmbran and Swansea

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