Software Developer

08 Jun 2021
06 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Developer
Location: Peterborough, PE2 6YN
Salary: GBP35-40,000 - DOE
Contract: Full-time, permanent
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8.30am-5pm
About the role:
Are you enthusiastic and self-motivated? Ready to hit the ground running? Do you have experience in software development? If you answered YES to all of the above, then OAL needs to hear from you!
An opportunity has become available for an experienced Software Developer to work within the award-winning OAL Connected business unit at OAL. You will be working with applications & modules to be deployed in industrial/factory environments for blue-chip customers as part of our OAL Connected solutions. From day one, you'll be fully immersed in projects and will very quickly become a valuable member of a team full of industry experts.
Role responsibilities & accountabilities
• Work within development team/individually to expand and support current OAL software as well as develop new software (Windows and Web applications)
• Apply thorough testing of any software - automated unit and integrations tests
• Execute full software development life cycle
• Evaluation of customer requirements as defined by the customer/OAL
• Development of internal and external specification documents to clearly describe the functional requirements of a system
• Documentation of software solutions developed to facilitate support and future development, recognising the importance of clearly commented and structured software
• Compliance with relevant health and safety regulations and quality standards
• Visit customer sites in the UK and abroad to undertake deployment of any new software
• Attend internal and customer meetings to facilitate the above.
Essential skills/experience we require as a minimum
• Minimum BSc Higher Degree in Computer Science or IT related subject with an emphasis on programming (applications will be considered with degrees for other education disciplines with significant commercial software experience)
• Minimum four years' experience in a commercial software role
• Knowledge of:
o Python
o Microsoft .Net programming (C# and VB.Net)
o Microsoft SQL database design, programming & SQL Server configuration
• Understanding of source control systems (TFS/ Git)
• Experience in integrating multiple programming languages
• You will be able to interpret and clearly articulate technical and complex information to present to a wide-ranging audience
• A full UK driving licence
Desired skills / experience
• Knowledge of Agile/SCRUM framework
• Developing in virtualised environments
• Docker experience
• Web Technologies (ASP.Net, HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
• React
• Java
• Entity Framework
About OAL
OAL is a leading UK food tech company helping food manufacturers automate. An innovative family business, our success is underpinned by our founder, Harry Norman's passion for technology and enthusiasm for change. We're using automation and robotics to shake up the food industry and improve how our food is made. As a growing SME, we can provide fantastic opportunities in a fast-paced organisation. Our strong training philosophy encourages on-the-job training and supports qualifications.
Important information
Due to the volume of applications, we receive we are unable to respond to all applicants. If you do not hear from us within four weeks, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.
No agencies please