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Senior Software Engineer - Edinburgh - Permanent

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer - Edinburgh - Permanent
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + which includes benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57568_1527093646
Contact Name: Craig Ross
Contact Email: c.ross@parity.net
Job Published: May 23, 2018 17:40

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Edinburgh - Permanent

Experienced Senior Software Engineer required in central Edinburgh on a permanent basis. You will be working across multiple cutting edge academic and technology projects. Collaborating across the organisation supporting the development and delivery of world class academic and research services. This is a mission critical role, not only providing leadership, line management and technical expertise to developers but also analysis, consultancy and technical architecture design for project and service owners.

Applicants must have a minimum of two years relevant work experience in software engineering or the ability to demonstrate an equivalent level of skill and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies


  • JavaScript framework
  • CSS pre-processors and frameworks


  • Expert in either Java or Python programming languages
  • Database technologies both relational and NoSQL, design and administration
  • Web server technologies

Software Development

  • Experience in all phases of software development, leadership and methodologies e.g., unit testing, production code cleanliness, reproducibility, optimisation, and documentation


  • Standard work flows including configuration management, monitoring, continuous integration and quality assurance


  • Awareness and ability to advise on security issues for software design and data management

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