Senior Software Engineer Ref 28874

Senior Software Engineer III – Ref 28874

Salary:  £50,000 p.a. + 7.5% bonus

Location:  London –  Hybrid role, which will allow 4 days at home and 1 day in the office once Covid has gone.

Note:  Sponsorship is available, however the salary will reflect the cost of sponsoring and any spousal visa requirements.

Are you interested in seeing real products and systems come to life with your software?

Do you enjoy collaborating with teams to deliver flawless improvements that make a difference?

Work for this global leader within the scientific and medical field.  Their Agile Squad builds key components for the Sources Domain for the company’s Research Data Platform, taking ownership for improving capabilities for identifying matches against known journals and other sources of research articles. They use Machine Learning and Data Science technologies to ensure continuous improvement, reliability, and performance for our products.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a key part of the Agile squad and an advocate for best-practice coding. You will build solutions that will shape and innovate their technology. You will mentor junior team members, share your knowledge, and deliver solutions using your technical expertise.


  • Designing, developing, and delivering software products and services for multiple systems that increase performance and provide value
  • Ensuring developers write well tested, documented and peer-reviewed code by encouraging best practices and applying software engineering principles
  • Collaborating with cross-functional technical teams to deliver successful, high-profile, business-critical projects in a fast-moving product-centric environment
  • Interacting with customers to understand their needs and translate their requirements into effective and robust solutions
  • Mentoring and guiding junior team members to develop their skills in software development and best-practice


  • Senior software engineering background
  • Experience in building RESTful micro services using Drop Wizard, Spring Boot or similar
  • Advanced coding experience with Java 7 or 8
  • Able to work in a collaborative environment and enjoy supporting, mentoring, and motivating your team members
  • AWS (or similar cloud-based platforms) development and deployment experience
  • Front and back-end automation testing and continuous integration/continuous deployment in an Agile environment
  • Automation build experience using common Java Build tools and knowledge of git source control

Benefits include:

Generous holiday allowance with the option to buy additional days, Health screening, eye care vouchers and private medical benefits and Wellbeing programs, Life assurance and Pension scheme, Long service awards, Save As You Earn share option scheme, Travel Season ticket loan, Maternity, paternity and shared parental leave, Access to emergency care for both the elderly and children, ECARES days, giving you time to support the charities and causes that matter to you, Access to employee resource groups with dedicated time to volunteer and Access to extensive learning and development resources.

Salary: £50,000 p.a. + 7.5% bonus

Location: London

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