31 Aug 2018

Senior Software Developer

  • Salary: Competitive + Pension + Bonus
  • Hours per week: 37.5
  • Location: Leeds
  • Permanent

Why work for Tracsis?

We are a SME who is big enough to make things happen but small enough to care about our employees and who prides itself on working with a blue chip client base including the majority of the UK transport operators such as Arriva, First, Stagecoach, Go-Ahead, National Express and Virgin.  We are looking to grow our business opportunities in the US markets and this role would assist the success of this operation.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Software Developer with experience with Haskell to work in our Leeds office so we can expand on our current offerings and specialise in resource and schedule software applications for the public transport industry. If you want to join our successful teams, then read on.

As a Senior Software Developer, you will be based within our growing operations and planning systems team based in Leeds and the team provides bespoke solutions to a variety of operators within the rail industry and the projects worked on span a wide range from enterprise-wide software as a service applications to sophisticated optimisation solutions. We are driven to improve the rail industry and we hope you will share this passion with us. You will rely upon your excellent problem solving skills to assist with software that helps the rail industry to run smoothly and efficiently.

You will work on the full development life cycle working on both Brownfield and Greenfield software development projects at enterprise level, which means you will work across different technologies and whilst utilising your current skills, you will also develop new ones.

Whatever the domain, we emphasise the best technical practices and value long term quality.
Our strategic goal is to always deliver value to customers using a continuous delivery approach and highly available systems. We seek to apply modern agile, based techniques such as automated testing and continuous integration.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
• Developing and delivering software to agreed timescales.
• Working as part of a small development team, providing support to other team members where necessary
• Analysis of product requirements.
• Estimating resources and identifying risks to achieve project goals.

Skills and Experience in one or more of the following technologies:

You will have experience with Haskell and be able to solve interesting problems methodically and with confidence.  We are looking for an exceptional individual with the ability to work commercially and creatively.

  • Haskell is an essential requirement of this role.
  • Java
  • AWS
  • Angular
  •  C#
  • C++
  • Javascript (including Sencha, ExtJS)
  • HTML5

Benefits to working at Tracsis:

  • Excellent salary and bonus
    Pension of 2% in the first year, rising to 5% after 1 year’s service.
    Flexible working
    Eligibility to the Long Term Incentive Scheme
    Bupa Medical Health Care
    Free eye tests
    Cycle to work scheme
    Child Care Vouchers
    Regular social events
    Monthly office lunch

How to apply:

Email your c.v and current remuneration to Louise Hodgson, Divisional HR Advisor at recruitment@tracsis.com.

No agencies.