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Senior Software Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Change

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 65k per year

  • Contact:

    Aimee Lygo

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:

    Aimee Lygo

Senior Software Engineer

Flexible working – Remote/Manchester City Centre

Forward Role have partnered with a leading UK ecommerce business, who are currently transitioning from their legacy application. They are developing exciting new front end architecture using Next.js which will replace a hybrid of React, Rails and Backbone. They are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to support their exciting journey to work with microclients on a Node.js platform and create the future of their front end.

The role:

As a Senior Software Engineer you will need to be a strong team player who loves what you do. With a genuine passion for engineering practices. You will be delivering tasks independently as well as working collaboratively with other engineers on shared projects. You will have the ability to put yourself in the customers shoes and think about the UX. Having the ability to add value to the wider teams processes, whilst having an interest in continuous improvement.

What we need from you:

  • Strong experience within Node,js
  • Ability to improve incorrect/incomplete documentation
  • Write code with support and guidance
  • Understanding of the testing pyramid
  • Ability to follow architectural guidelines, design principals and best practice
  • Ability to communicate technical understanding to a non-technical audience

What will you get in return?

  • Company discounts
  • Flexible-working policy
  • Health and Eyecare Plan
  • Travel to Work Scheme
  • Food/Drinks discounts for Manchester venues
  • Gym Discounts
  • Share incentive plans

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