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Software Applications Engineer







Date added

5th February 2019

Job Description

Software Applications Engineer – Cambridge

I am proud to be recruiting for a leading Telecommunications company based in South Cambridge. The right candidate will be joining an expanding and profitable company at the cutting edge of commercial technology and the role is for a team currently working on a flagship project.

The role will include Technical analysis and characterisation of problem reported in our live networks, including database related and application related issues, Development of tests and procedures to de-tect and/or prevent re-occurrence of field issues, Analysing and specifying fixes for issues found, Fixing issues directly or liaising with another team to get issues resolved, Working with SQL Databases, PHP scripts, and JavaScript code primarily, with potential exposure to Java, Python, and MongoDB technol-ogies later

The right candidate will have the following:

• 2.1 degree in a numerate / computer science related subject (or equivalent experience)

• Experience with relational databases including ability to analyse structures for efficiency and correctness and to produce SQL queries as part of an investigative process

• Knowledge of development languages in a Linux environment such as PHP, Java

• Experience with debugging (root cause analysis) and maintaining/developing code written by others

• Good communication skills

• Commercial experience or strong academic qualifications

• Experience with developing Java based services

Desirable skill set –

• Understanding of source code control systems (Git)

• Experience using the Atlassian toolset (Jira, BitBucket, Confluence)

• Experience with web application development using a Javascript framework and PHP

• Experience with developing Java based services

If you are interested in this role or you would like to learn a little more please get in contact me on 01733 234 000 or .

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