Software Engineer



  • Location: Central London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Permanent Role

Job Description

As a Software Engineer, you will form the fundamental building blocks of our core teams. You will be a budding technology enthusiast with a drive to help design, develop and deliver software solutions.

You will have an excellent knowledge of at least one programming language and be familiar with a variety of operating systems and platforms. You will also have an analytical mindset and a keen eye for detail.

The goal is to write “clean” and flawless code to produce fully functional software applications according to requirements.

Fulfilling this role, you will act as both a Software Engineer and a Technical Consultant in an established and trusted consulting firm operating in both the private and public sectors.


Job Duties

  • Understand client requirements and how they translate into application features
  • Collaborate with members of your team to break features into stories
  • Design working prototypes according to specifications
  • Write high quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines
  • Perform unit and integration testing before launch
  • Conduct functional and non-functional testing
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications
  • Evaluate existing applications to refactor, update and add new features
  • Develop technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design and code

Desired Skills

The key activity areas that we would look for you to excel in are:

Analysing Information, Software Design, Software Documentation, Software Testing, Teamwork, General Programming Skills, Software Development Fundamentals, Software Development Process, Software Requirements and Software Architecture Patterns.


Desired Experience

  • Minimum of 1 years of development experience
  • Applied experience of at least one selected application framework (Spring, Angular 2+ or Ruby on Rails)
  • Understanding and ability in at least one programming language (either Java, Javascript, Python or Ruby)
  • Understanding and ability of relational and non relational databases (e.g PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB)
  • Solid understanding with various operating systems (Linux, Mac OS, Windows)
  • Familiarity with automating infrastructure provisioning using Ansible or Docker Containers
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills

Interested? Email your CV to careers@solirius.com | ref: Software Engineer