Senior Software Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1380374

 Job Description

In PwC’s New Ventures & Blockchain team you will be designing and building solutions, which keep our clients at the forefront of digital technologies and ahead of their competitors.

Who we are looking for

At PwC we work with individuals and startups right through to large corporations and the most recognisable brands in the world.  Imagine solving real-world problems from idea, design, incubation through to prototype and beyond. We work like a startup with the benefit of the support, infrastructure, and deep technical capabilities of commercial software engineering.  It’s a blend of both worlds. We are looking for energetic people who want to influence, change and innovate to solve global problems and create value by challenging the status quo. 

About the role 

As a senior software engineer within PwC you will form an integral part in the delivery of digital solutions to meet the needs of our clients. In PwC’s New Ventures & Blockchain team you will be designing and building solutions, which keep our clients at the forefront of digital technologies and ahead of their competitors. 

You will utilise best practices such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Test-Driven Development and peer reviews, and be involved in end-to-end software delivery. 

A senior software engineer will be able to lead small teams of engineers, design and build technical solutions to meet business requirements, adhering to high coding standards and engineering principles. You would typically have technical ownership across a product or feature set within a product, perhaps specialising in one area. 

A minimal level of travel will be required for this role. 

Requirements 

You should have experience of 

  • Contributing to or leading application design

  • End-to-end involvement in software delivery

  • Working with production systems

  • OO development in a commercial environment

  • Ownership of a product or set of features within a product

  • A range of software delivery tools (source control, agile tools, CI etc)

  • Implementing and following best practices

  • Effective prioritisation of tasks and personal time management

  • Producing estimates for self and others

  • Demonstrating initiative

  • Coaching and mentoring more junior team members

  • Interacting with clients and/or product owners 

Desirable experience

  • Degree in computer science related discipline

  • Delivering in a highly collaborative agile environment

  • Behavioural Driven Development and Exploratory Testing

  • Cloud environment experience

  • Microservices architecture practical knowledge

Closing date 25th January 2019 @ 12pm