Senior Software Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00027430-1
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £37,248
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Here at HM Land Registry we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team based in Plymouth. Joining on a Flexible working, Full-time or Part-time basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £37,248 per annum, an IT allowance of £4,609 is also payable (non-pensionable).

Due to Covid-19, the role will initially be home based so an induction and training will be carried out remotely, with full support from the team. Once safe to do so, your home office will be located in the vibrant waterfront city of Plymouth.

About our Senior Software Engineer role:

It is an exciting time for HM Land Registry as we continue to embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR's ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. You will join our award-winning Digital, Data and Technology Directorate which is the in-house IT division at the heart of the move to a digital, data-driven organisation with the ambition to provide our customers with cutting-edge digital services.

We are now looking for experienced Senior Software Engineers to join our Digital, Data and Technology team to help us to achieve this.

Responsibilities of our Senior Software Engineer include:

As a Senior Software Engineer you will be expected to provide expert technical direction on projects and activities to delivery teams. You will be able to produce solution design(s) that align to agreed architectural principles and review system designs and complex code produced by colleagues as required.

You have the ability to collaborate with colleagues and your peers to ensure the standardised approach to software development is adopted across your projects, providing hands-on expertise and direct problem-solving on technical issues encountered during the software development cycle(s).

What we’re looking for in our Senior Software Engineer:

We are seeking Senior Software Engineers who uses their own and other resources to provide technical leadership to delivery teams and colleagues. You will be able to resolve technical issues that arise on software projects and be able to assist in the continual improvement of the end-to-end processes supporting delivery for your group.

To meet the requirements for this role it is essential you have experience in designing solutions to meet business needs, promoting reuse and ensuring the solution adheres to design standards. In addition, you will also have experience leading a software development team including assisting team members, overseeing the work of others and mentoring colleagues. Good communications skills are essential.

Benefits of becoming our Senior Software Engineer:

We offer very competitive terms, conditions and benefits. We provide excellent opportunities for career progression, training and development. You will have access to Civil Service pension and benefits arrangements and generous leave allowances, as well as flexible/remote working – exactly what you would expect from a progressive employer.

It is a great place to work, where difference is celebrated and we’re committed to fairness and equality for all, so you feel valued for who you are and what you do. Diversity fuels our innovation. Our shared values help us work together, to benefit the communities we serve. Our employee diversity networks support our culture of inclusion and contribute to our diversity action plan.

To continue your application for our Senior Software Engineer role, please click ‘Apply’ now.

Closing Date: 11:55 pm on Monday 16th November 2020