SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

Location: LOUGHBOROUGH
Salary: £ 35,000 per Annum
Reference : 20632
Permanent

Our client are an engineering consultancy who currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Software Engineer to join their dynamic team in Loughborough. They provide world-leading digital solutions and software packages  with a focus on the energy, maritime and healthcare markets. The solutions are used globally to manage risk and performance for wind turbines, electric grids, pipelines, processing plants, offshore structures, ships, and more.

Role/Responsibilities:

Performance Solutions develop and support bespoke desktop, web and cloud-based software applications and deliver associated consultancy services to our customers. We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the team in Loughborough and help us with various aspects of software development and support. Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Work on projects to deliver bespoke software, consultancy and associated services to customers within the agreed time, costs and quality standards.
  • Participate in all phases of bespoke software projects including; gathering and clarification of requirements, production of technical specifications, software design, implementation, deployment, support of UAT, training, documentation, support and progress reporting.
  • Participate in both client and internal meetings.
  • Provide customer support in line with SLAs and coordinate with other team members to ensure coverage.
  • Support business development activities including; identification of new opportunities, understanding customer needs and recommending appropriate solutions, accurate cost estimates, proposal preparation, system demonstrations and presentations to existing and prospective clients.
  • Identify and help implement improved ways of working to drive efficiencies and improve standards.

 

Qualifications/skills:

  • Degree Qualified in mathematics or a similar discipline.
  • Few years of experience (including internships) in the following areas:
    • C# .Net development.
    • Cloud platforms including Microsoft Azure IaaS and PaaS.
    • Web development using ASP.Net & Javascript.
    • Databases and SQL language.
  • Eager to travel and work within the UK and overseas for various periods of time.
  • Full UK driving license.
  • Ability to contribute effectively towards the objectives of a team, sharing knowledge, ideas, and information.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.

 

Our offer

 

There are plenty of opportunities for personal growth through our 70-20-10 philosophy (70% learning on the job, 20% coaching and 10% training) and an individual career development plan.

 

 

 

The position is rewarded appropriately, including benefits such as:

  • A permanent contract.
  • Lifestyle benefits (26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options).
  • Access to industry experts from whom you can receive training and support.
  • Wellbeing benefits (inc. Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Medical check-ups, Gym allowance and free fruit) as well as plenty of initiatives related to physical and mental wellbeing such as Yoga lessons, charity events, etc.
  • Travel benefits (inc. Season Ticket Loan, Cycle to Work Scheme).
  • Life assurance and employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%).
  • Re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500).
  • and many, many more!