Senior Software Engineer

Full Time Manchester Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

Senior Software Engineer Manchester  remote (work from home)

Company 

We are a fast growing, Manchester based, AWS consultancy partner catering to businesses in the energy sector, with a reputation for success.  Our success has led to repeat business and a solid customer base. 

We truly care about our people and strive for diversity, inclusion and encourage a positive work / life balance.  

We are offering the opportunity to be part of a world-class team, solving complex IT problems for the energy industry and working on innovative, cloud native applications and products.  

Our business offers a variety of challenges, and the opportunity to learn new skills along the way from an amazing team. Furthermore, you will be part of a team that will make a significant impact on the business for years to come. 

What you can expect from us 

Flexible working arrangements including remote (work from home) or from our  Head office in Manchester

Great benefits package  

Supportive leadership 

A highly-skilled workforce with a solid track record of successful delivery 

A company that is committed to continuous improvement and open to suggestion – If you can think of a better way to do something, tell us and let’s give it a go

No micro management, we trust you to be responsible and accountable for your workload 

Constantly learning and implementing new technologies 

An ever-evolving tech stack 

Working on a mix of greenfield development and re-architecting  legacy applications onto AWS 

Lean internal processes 

Role 

The Senior Software Engineer will be primary responsible for working with the Business Analyst to turn user stories into technical requirements, that will then be delivered by the squad. Working with our CTO to ensure tickets are delivered in line with our development standards and system architecture.  

Job knowledge and experience 

Experience of working in small highly focused squads that are used to delivering quality outcomes  

Experience in coaching and mentoring other team members 

Experience in making technical decisions and ensuring compliance with them 

Diverse exposure and experience including large-scale web applications 

Experience of system migration 

Experience of Agile, preferably Kanban 

Experience of working in a DevOps CI/CD environment 

Technical skills 

Proven ability to pick up new technical skills and use them to solve problems 

Commercial experience in AWS  

CloudFormation/CDK 

Serverless 

Lambda 

API Gateway 

Step Functions 

.net 

Javascript 

Node.js 

Angular/React/Vue 

Microservices and Event Driven architectures 

Event Sourcing 

CQRS 

CI/CD 

Behaviours 

The successful Senior Software Engineer will display:

Strong interpersonal skills 

Pragmatic approach to software development 

A desire to learn and grow professionally 

Interpret, analyse, use logic make informed decisions, solve problems that result in an outcome of done 

Support other team members and be part of the team responsible for delivery 

Encouraging the squad to continuously improve 

Build relationships with the senior technical leads internally and with our clients  

Outcomes 

Tickets well managed and updated 

On time delivery 

Expectations managed – on time/behind, more complex/easier, blocked/unblocked, quality gates 

Set and develop to agreed standards 

Test criteria met 

Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and participate in the process 

Process 

This role is top priority and we are looking to appoint a Senior Software Engineer  ASAP 

Whilst Head office is based in Manchester, this role is a remote (work from home) role and we will accept applicants form anywhere in the UK.

Telephone interview   Screening call to assess fit with Reedmace Solutions  

1st interview  Formal interview to discuss your background and fit  

2nd interview   Competency based technical interview  

Psychometric testing

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