Senior Software Engineer


£31.88 - 31.88 per hour


Sector: Automotive
Function: Mechanical Engineering
Contact: Dave Harris
Phone: 01384 446168
Job Ref: 67569

Job details

Do you have Senior Software Engineer experience, and are you seeking a new contract in Stretford? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a Senior Software Engineer, and the role comes with a contract rate of £31.88 per hour. Ths role is inside IR35 and will run on a 43 week contract from start date.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will contribute to a collaborative, iterative, and agile process in a multi-disciplined team, helping deliver best-in-class digital solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Software design and code development to internal standards and practises
  • Guide and lead the development of parts of the software system
  • Contribute to CICD and DevOps practises
  • Support all agile development ceremonies
  • Lead on Issue investigation and resolution
  • Define and implement technical roadmaps for key areas of focus in the code base
  • Implementation of all applicable testing for software
  • Lead / Implement code reviews where appropriate

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Extensive experience with Java, Spring Boot
  • Experience with AWS ideally including Infrastructure as code
  • Experience with container frameworks, Docker / Kubernetes
  • Extensive experience developing bespoke built enterprise scale cloud-native applications
  • Strong experience with asynchronous technologies such as MQ / MQTT / Kafka
  • Strong experience with API development and technologies
  • Experienced advocate for practices such as Test Driven Development
  • Experience with greenfield / exploratory development
  • Experience with deploying and supporting live applications including Ops processes and bug fixing.
  • Python, Bash or other script languages.
  • Experience with Microservices architectures and serverless deployments.
  • Experience with source code management and version control (GitLab)
  • Experience with modern CI/CD tools and techniques
  • Previous involvement in all stages of the software delivery lifecycle
  • Passion for mentoring and technical coaching of developers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Experience with observability and monitoring tools such as Datadog
  • Familiarity with polyglot persistence and experience with a NoSql DB especially DocumentDB
  • Experience with Kafka, HiveMQ, ElasticSearch Infrastructure as code experience using CDK / terraform

To apply for this position please send your CV to

Unfortunately we cannot progress candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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