Software Engineer

Location: Belfast

Job Type: Medium

Closing Date: 24th January 2020

Job Purpose:

SLA Digital operates at the leading edge of mobile telecommunications. We are continuously developing innovative solutions for Mobile Operators which enable our clients to take their business in new and exciting directions.

At SLA Digital, the Software Engineer is responsible for delivering cutting-edge software of the highest possible quality to our clients. You will thrive on the technical challenge and take pride in the quality of the software solutions you deliver.

As a Software Engineer you will be an integral part of a tightly knit, hands-on team who, with many different skills and expertise, support each other in achieving any goal. You will play a technical role in project teams and get a chance to use all your individual skills to design, implement and deploy leading edge technical solutions. Each project is a new and different challenge, presenting you with opportunities to master new technologies, and keep up to date with industry trends.

The Role:

You will be working on a variety of day to day tasks from helping customers integrate their applications with our API’s, testing that these applications adhere to company and industry standards, to developing functionality for both our suite of API’s as well as our front-end portal. Tasks will include but are not limited to:
⦁ Front-end development (responsive design, optimisation, data visualisation)
⦁ Data management and manipulation (inserts, updates etc.)
⦁ Dev Ops server administration (checking logs, issue diagnosis, maintenance)
⦁ Testing (black box, white box)
⦁ Customer Support (call logging, issue resolution)

Skills Required:

SLA Digital can offer software developers the opportunity to work with some of the most exciting languages and frameworks available. In addition to this, we work at the forefront of the telecoms industry and with our focus being primarily on REST API’s any potential graduate will benefit massively from this experience. Our stack includes the following:
⦁ React
⦁ Ruby on Rails
⦁ Java
⦁ HTML/HTML5
⦁ CSS/SASS
⦁ Javascript/Jquery (potential for other Javascript frameworks such as d3.js going forward)
⦁ Postgresql
⦁ REST API
⦁ JSON, SOAP, XML

Personal Attributes:

⦁ Strong academic performance in web technology degree modules
⦁ Ability to work independently, or as part of a group
⦁ Excellent oral and written English communications skills
⦁ Ability to learn and quickly adapt to new technology requirements
⦁ Participate in defining the best practices for the overall technical team
⦁ Attention to detail and an eagerness to learn new skills

To Apply:

If you would like to apply for this position, please forward a copy of your CV and covering letter to [email protected] before the closing date.

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