Back-End Developer

  • Our client is a large consultancy in the UK and are particularly successful working on MoD, Government and Public Sector contracts within Project and Technical Management, Analytics, Systems Engineering, Business Change and Software Engineering
Ref: ZR_6166_JOB  ·  Posted on 07 June 2021

Introduction

  • Our client is a large consultancy in the UK and are particularly successful working on MoD, Government and Public Sector contracts within Project and Technical Management, Analytics, Systems Engineering, Business Change and Software Engineering
  • Their agile solutions contribute to a stronger and more cost-effective defence agenda, without sacrificing the overall mission of organisations
  • With more than 150 years of hard work and commitment to making a real difference, the organisation has grown in scale and diversity - approximately 286,000 people in 150 countries and territories, providing these services
  • Every day, all employees work to make an impact that matters and they offer a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration, and high performance
  • As the undisputed leader in professional services, all professionals find unrivalled opportunities to succeed and realise their full potential with first class training opportunities and work with some of the world’s most prestigious clients
Key responsibilities
  • Work with outstanding talent across back and front-end developers, creatives and UX experts, integration teams and the client themselves
  • Help deliver features end to end
  • We don't throw our work "over the wall," everyone is expected to pull together to design new features and figure out bugs
  • Deliver cloud native and containerised applications using technologies including AWS Lambda, Spring Boot, NodeJS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB and ELK
  • Build solutions as part of a DevOps and Agile ecosystem supported by tooling including Atlassian, Jenkins, OWASP and AWS componentry
  • Ensure your solution works in a reliable and resilient way across thousands of users and multiple sit's, and use Site Reliability Engineering methods to keep the solution working whatever is thrown at it
  • Help the client and end users to understand trade-offs when making product decisions, and explain why you would do things a certain way
  • Keep learning! We have a great community of architects and back-end developers who run workshops together, share the best articles they find on Slack, and contribute to the engineering culture
  • Going beyond standard duties and responsibilities to champion small details, spot opportunities and add extra value for our clients
Skills & experience
  • Experience in software development and an evident passion for writing code
  • A clear understanding of the fundamentals of software development in Java, TypeScript, JavaScript and/or Python, along with good overall engineering patterns and practices. Be able to explain these clearly
  • Demonstrable experience and understanding of working in teams, particularly in agile methodologies such as Scrum & Kanban
Additional benefits
  • Holidays, starting at 25 days a year
  • A flexible contributory pension arrangement with matching contributions
  • Life assurance of six times your core salary (up to a maximum of six times the Earnings Cap, in force at date of death)
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Personal accident insurance
  • Mobile phone is not fully funded but you can claim on expenses for business use
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