Software Engineer

Undisclosed Company
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
16 Sep 2019

We are currently seeking a Software Engineer in Haydock, for a permanent full-time role, salary between £40-£45k per annum depending on experience, please see below for more information;

Job Title: Software Engineer

Contract Type: Permanent Full Time

Contract Duration:

Working Hours From: 8:30am

Working Hours To: 5pm

Salary From: 40k

Salary To: 45k

Job Description

Competitive salary plus pension, 21 days holiday rising to 26 days after 1 years plus bank holidays, bonus, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work, child care vouchers and various other fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts.

Job Introduction

Speedy IT are looking to recruit a Software Engineer to join the team in Haydock- the main purpose of this role is to develop & support software applications and help Speedy on its digital journey.

Introduction to Speedy

We may have started small but we've always had big ideas. Since Speedy was established in 1977 we have grown into the UK's leading hire business. Along the way we've won countless awards for innovation, safety and our commitment to training to name but a few. Our people are the heart of our business and it's their commitment and professionalism that makes us the biggest and the best in the industry.

Main Responsibilities

A Software Engineer will play a key role in the development and implementation of new software, enhancing current systems, and supporting new and existing applications. Software Engineer will work closely with other members of the team to share knowledge and improve standards.

The principal objectives of the role are:

Design simple solutions for complex problems raised by the business and required by customers.

Ensure that code is of a high quality and meets coding standards.

Expand the knowledge of all developers within the team.

Improve development processes.

Continuously improve the quality of any existing systems that you work on.

Increasing automated test code coverage.

The duties and responsibilities of the role are:

Provide software development support.

Develop new features on the public facing website.

Code review the work of other developers in the team to ensure that coding standards are met and that the quality of code is to a high standard.

Unit testing of changes made to software.

Estimate the complexity of developments as part of an agile team.

You will be working within a cross functional agile team and must be willing and able to deliver the software commitments of the team, mentoring and taking on other responsibilities to ensure that the team maintains consistent delivery speed and quality.

The Ideal Candidate

Qualifications & Experience

.Net / C# / SQL Server / Entity Framework 6 / / Ajax / MVC / Visual Studio

Automated testing (NUnit / xUnit / Specflow / Selenium)

RESTful API design and WCF

Front-end frameworks (React, jQuery, Vue, Bootstrap)

Version control (Git)

Design patterns

Peer code reviews

Appreciation of service excellence

Ability to work effectively under pressure


Microsoft Certification

Knowledge in working with ERP applications

Understanding of agile development methodologies

Mobile application development and delivery


For more information, please feel free to contact me on 01895 204 948 or alternatively drop me an email to Sophie.Howley @ Manpower .co .uk

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