Software Engineer - AWS/Azure

  • Sophos,
  • Abingdon
AGILE, ANGULARJS, AWS, AZURE, CLOUD, CLOUD COMPUTING, JAVASCRIPT, LINUX, PAIR PROGRAMMING, PYTHON, REGRESSION TESTING
Permanent
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Role

Our Engineering team develop the next generation of Sophos products and technologies for which we’ve become known around the world. They are passionate and clued up on new technologies and products; always looking for ways to revolutionise how security technology interacts with the user; and have a penchant for solving complex and challenging technical problems in a creative manner.
This role provides the opportunity to work as a Software developer within our server team. The team are focused on developing new solutions to securing Cloud computing environments, developing new security products and architecting cloud-based services. The role will include responsibilities for development, execution and monitoring of our automated tests, as well as architecture, design and coding.

Main Duties

To succeed within this role, you’ll be passionate about software development, able to take on new technical challenges and features as well as being keen to use your programming and scripting skills to help the team be successful. You’ll be able to feel at home learning new skills and sharing knowledge within a small Agile team with its open communications, pair programming, commitment to quality and focus on getting things done.

Responsibilities:

- Write product code along with test automation to deliver against project timescales, quality and requirements
- Contribute to daily stand-ups, kick-offs, collaborative estimation and retrospective meetings
- Updating and modifying complex systems
- Building automated regression tests to help with continuous integration
- Research and Prototyping of new technologies and tools to aid delivery
- Other duties and responsibilities as directed

Experience and Skills

Essential:

- Experience of developing code in Java, JavaScript or AngularJS
- Working knowledge of Python or other scripting language
- Ability to learn new skills quickly and apply them to the role
- Analytical with an eye for detail, a natural problem solver with a continuous improvement ethos
- Technically curious looking at advances in technology and how they can be used effectively
- Interpersonal communication style, a natural relationship builder who uses these skills to deliver

Desirable:

- Experience of coding and testing AWS/Azure environments
- Experience of working within Agile development methodologies
- Experience of developing for Linux platforms
- Experience with automated regression testing

Benefits
The remuneration package includes:
Annual holiday entitlement of 25 days
Group personal pension scheme
Private medical insurance
Critical illness insurance
Death in service policy (life assurance)
Permanent health insurance
Working conditions at Sophos are very good and include:
Subsidised staff restaurant
Free beverages, fruit and pastries

NOTICE TO RECRUITERS & PLACEMENT AGENCIES
If you are a recruiter or placement agency, please do not submit resumes to any person or email address at Sophos prior to having a signed agreement from Human Resources. Sophos is not liable for and will not pay placement fees for candidates submitted by any agency. Furthermore, any resumes sent to us without an agreement in place will be considered your company's gift to Sophos and may be forwarded to our recruiters for their attention. Thank you.
Dice Id : DI6692
Position Id : Software Engineer - AWS/Azure
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