Senior Software Engineer (Back-end)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £90000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    James SpenceEvans

  • Contact email:

    james.spence-evans@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH101372_1554711422

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-08

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    #


Senior Software Engineer (Backend) - Full-stack development, senior back-end developer, , SDLC, back-end development, Server-side, .NET, Java, C#, Python, Django

City of London - Permanent - £75,000 - £90,0000 (plus benefits)

Senior Software Engineer (Back-end) - we are looking to recruit an experience Senior Software Engineer (Back-end) to join a forward thinking, innovative and dynamic Global Reinsurance organisation, whom on currently undergoing a global digital transformation which is looking at digitizing a number of their business processes and also is bringing in a new technology in order to allow them to continue to be one of the market leaders.

As a Senior Software Engineer (Back-end) you'll have responsibility for designing, building and maintaining efficient reusable and reliable code to create interactive websites, whilst also ensuring the best possible performance, quality and responsiveness of applications.

REQUIRED SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Degree in computer science or similar training and/or relevant working experience
  • Several years of experience in software development as a developer, in particular strong knowledge about clean coding, object-oriented development principles, patterns, and agile development practices
  • Strong programming background in building and implementing applications on the cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP,…)
  • Background in API technologies: REST APIs, API guides, API guidelines, API management, JSON, Swagger, Authentication mechanisms (OAuth2, JWT, TLS, …)
  • 4-6 Years of strong programming background implementing solutions using either Microsoft Tech stack (C#, Visual Studio / VS Code,… ) or Python Tech Stack (Python, Django, Sublime/Pycharm,..)
  • Clear understanding of DevOps principles, preferably with VSTS and Git.
  • Experience with micro service architectures, containers and cloud services
  • Know-how about TDD (test driven design), unit testing and automated testing (frameworks)
  • Dev skills for source code management: source control, branching, merging and code reviews
  • Database skills (relational, NoSQL)
  • Very strong analytical and communication skills, excellent team player
  • Strong commitment, desire to work on teams and topics



If this opportunity sounds of interest, please click "apply" or contact James Spence-Evans at Experis for further information.