Job: Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hatfield
Salary: £400 - £410 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: AkassamMCSE
Contact Name: Anum Kassam
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

A financial organisation in Hatfield is looking to bring on a Software Engineer for a 12 month contract:

This individual will:
• Contribute to implementing and maintaining highly secure, highly available and robust global hosted payments solutions
• Support system engineering level activities for contracted hosted installations
• Maintain procedure documentation
• Provide support and back-up to other IT Engineering resources as required
• Build and maintain pre-production and UAT environments
• Continually review and provide feedback on how to improve System Support processes including deployment, failover, data protection etc and develop procedures to facilitate these processes
• The role may require out of standard hours work to minimise downtimes occasionally.

Experience Required:
Technical and Soft experienced:    
• Demonstrated experience in the maintenance and ongoing support of hosted software and hardware configurations using web technologies in production environments
• Demonstrated Experience in Application Deployment and Hosting – Preferably Apache, Java, Tomcat, PostgreSQL
• Intermediate level of experience with Linux Systems Administration – Monitoring, Clustering, Scripting (bash/Python, Perl, Ruby) and Automation, Storage
• Familiarity level of TCP/IP network troubleshooting knowledge – Routing, Switching, Firewalls, SSL
• Experience in web technologies and web hosting
• Understanding of system and application monitoring solutions
• Fault detection, resolution and troubleshooting
• Experience in large scale, high availability, high impact systems
• Experience with Configuration Management and related tools, specifically PUPPET, salt
• Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related discipline
• RHCE with solid experience

*Additional: Experience in Payments card Industry is an advantage.

If this is what you are looking to do in your next role please send your most recent CV and I will be in touch.