Software Engineer

Job Type:
Enterprise Applications
Job reference:
about 1 month ago

Software Engineer -Remote/Telford - 6 months +

Role: Software Engineer

Location: Remote/Telford

Duration: 6 Months +

Our client, a market leading multi-national energy and carbon provider are looking for a Software Engineer, to join them on a customer-based project based in Telford (Currently remote). The assignment is an initial 6-month contract and can offer a competitive daily rate via Umbrella

What do I need?


o Oracle database

o Unix / Shell scripting


o Jira / Confluence


o Informatica

o Business Objects

o MySQL database


o TWS/Maestro

o AWS / Cloud concepts

o Git / GitLab

What you will be doing:

  • Flexible and swift response to system issues
    * Pro-active analysis of service performance to enable predictability of issues and pro-active response
    * Delivery of minor enhancements to continually support improvements
    * Attends workshops, working with the architecture group and other engineers to highlighting any risks or areas of special concern around the service they support
    * Able to act as the main point of contact for communicating the status of the services they support and feed back to the SDM / Scrum Team
    * Shares knowledge / responsibilities amongst the team members to ensure the team is balanced in knowledge and skills to avoid single points of failure
    * Works with the Product Owner to identify release schedules and flags any conflicts / concerns
    * To be commercially aware and able to explain any variance from impacts and deviations from scope through change or service improvements
    * Continuous improvement approach by identifying opportunities for automation, simplification, shorter cycle times, minimising technical debt
    * Manage their core management activities like holiday, on-call rota, calling in sick
    * Open to potential for on-call / out of hours support
    * Should actively learn and stay up-to-date with key technologies based DG technical roadmap/capability strategy
    * Proactively identify their training needs
    * Is able to advise on the manday effort for completing known activities on the service they support and provide an estimate for similar activities
    * Can review manday impacts and comment on their suitability / flag gaps or risks to the service
    * Can provide high level review and guidance for live service manuals to the project teams to assure suitability
    * Can provide feedback on any system relevant risks, e.g. performance/capacity of the service
    People / Community
    * Seek to mentor other engineers and work with peers
    * Support and guide colleagues with their team
    * Sharing lessons learned
    * Participate with the Engineering communities through TOF( Technical Open Forum)
    Knowledge of HMRC business

If this sounds like you, apply now!

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