Software Developer - Back-end

Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire

Permanent

Reference: BSR1474


Salary: £30-40,000


Back-end Software Developer to join growing company focused on solutions in health, at Harwell Campus leading science combo of world-class science facilities and industrial R&D to create world changing innovations.


Back-end Software Developer to join growing company focused on solutions in health, at Harwell Campus leading science combo of world-class science facilities and industrial R&D to create world changing innovations.

 

As Back-end Software Developer you will be responsible for: 


  • The server side of our mobile/web applications for healthcare digital solutions
  •  Working closely with our IT engineers and with the R&D team, both to ensure system consistency and to improve user experience.
  •  Participating in the entire software development lifecycle, focusing on coding, and debugging  
  • Troubleshooting and debugging applications 
  • Collaborating with front-end SW developers and R&D team
  • Gathering and addressing technical and design requirements  
  • Following emerging technologies 

 

To be considered for the Back-end Software Developer you will need to:


  •  Have proven work experience as a back-end SW developer (OOP – RESTful API) 
  • Have an in-depth understanding of the entire SW development process (design, development, and deployment)  
  •  Have a good background in Mathematics and SW development/implementation of algorithms
  • Have hands-on experience with PHP and Python, and ideally C# 
  • Have some familiarity with “Laravel” and “Slim “PHP framework
  •   Have some familiarity with PostgreSQL 
  • Have excellent analytical and time management skills  
  • Be a strong team player with good problem-solving ability
  • Nice to have:

o      A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related subjects is preferred 

o      Experience on Unit testing (PHPUnit) and CI/CD 

o      Geo-spatial and spatial location data handling (e.g. Web Map Services)

o      Unit-test experience for robustness, edge cases, usability, and reliability 

 

 

 Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.