Senior Software Developer - Edinburgh

Programming Languages - Software Development
Ref: 123 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 May 2021
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Evolve's award winning software client working in the energy sector have a new opportunity for a Senior Software Developer to join their Edinburgh office on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking for the next step in their software development career to join a large scale organisation with large scale, high throughput computing requirements. Our client use native cloud technologies in unique and untraditional ways blending the usual traditional high-computing approaches with their new and pioneering approach to maximise computing power and the data they can then present to their clients.  

 If you are someone who has a strong background in distributed computing, compiler theory or algorithms - then this is the job for you! 

The role will join a highly integrated DevOps/R&D team where you will design and implement a wide range of new services across infrastructure, applications, APIs and frameworks. This role will benefit from working on existing IaC and cloud-native approaches whilst also being heavily involved in new computer science research - you will be at the pinnacle of the technologies our client are using and developing which are already industry topping.

The successful Senior Software Developer will have the following technical skills and experience: 

  • Educational background in Computer Science or other related field with proven scientific approach
  • Demonstrated software and/or systems architecture skills
  • Demonstrated C++ object-oriented programming experience
  • Interest in solving large scale distributed computing problems
  • Fascination with new technologies
  • Desire to build highly efficient, lasting, and user-friendly systems
  • Work in a globally distributed team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

In addition our client is very keen on candidates who have experience in Cloud-Native back-end development ideally with knowledge in, for example, the design and development of REST APIs or the building of management tools for OpenStack or Kubernetes 

In return our client are offering a competitive salary and benefits package including pension, life insurance and flexible working. Our client are based in Edinburgh City Centre and will be looking for office based work as and when rules allow (though they do offer flexible working).

If you are a passionate technologist who is looking for a truly exciting role with research possibilities then please do get in touch for a confidential chat.

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