Senior Software Engineer

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    Malvern, Worcestershire

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    Michael Kieran

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    8 months ago

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Senior Software Engineer
Farnborough or Malvern
Competitive Package

The Software Development Team are responsible for the design, development and maintenance of software applications to support Transformation, Digital Workplace, Bespoke Application Development Portfolio, IT Operations Automation, Long Term Partnering Agreement (LTPA) and MoD customers.

We are looking for an experienced engineer who has a proven software engineering track record, and the leadership qualities to motivate, mentor and direct a project team of software engineering and test engineering professionals. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate their expertise in both software engineering and database engineering.

  • Utilises software engineering tools such as configuration management systems, build processes, and debuggers in the software development process.
  • Creates and contributes to design & development documentation
  • Develops software consistently following coding standards and in accordance with applicable software development methodology and release processes
  • Adapts to tackle complex solutions and is eager learn new skills
  • Self-motivated with good time management
  • Communicates confidently with team members, business analysts, customers and other stakeholders

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

  • Able to lead a technical team as well as be a key part of the development of the software
  • Experience in developing web applications for intranet or internet environments
  • Strong software engineering skills and a proven track record of delivering high quality solutions
  • Experience with .NET with C# or VB.Net.
  • Experience in database engineering in either SQL Server or Oracle including the concepts of database design, querying, normalisation.


  • JavaScript framework experience using jQuery, Node.js, Angular, AngularJS, React or similar
  • Entity Framework
  • CASE Tools (including modelling in UML using a tool such as Rational Rose/Enterprise Architect)
  • Database Engineering (TSQL, SSIS, SSRS)


  • Agile (Scrum or equivalent) mentoring experience
  • Test Driven Development and/or Behaviour Driven Development
  • Experience with .NET Core
  • Automated Testing
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment
  • Azure
  • Any experience with Enterprise Integration (e.g. BizTalk)