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Senior Software Engineer

Here at VP&White we drive improvement for our clients, as well as helping them strive to evolve to exceed future goals. We do this through believing in excellence, sharing a desire for continuous improvement and innovating the services and solutions of tomorrow; with the aim of improving businesses efficiencies and bottom-line. We do all this by building a trusted partnership with our clients, where we are committed to fostering a transparent and close working relationship. We share a desire to use all our skills and talents to help others to succeed. We believe in bienveillance.

VP&White

We specialise in optimising our customers operational performance by digitising their Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Health & Safety, Risk Management, Real Estate Management and Legal processes.  We do this by developing and implementing web solutions for our customers, which we have been doing so since 2006.  We have offices in Paris (France), Lyon (France) and London (UK), completed over 400 projects in more than 10 countries across the world since our inception and are now embarking on an exciting period of Global expansion.

With the opening of a new office situated in central London – to support our EMEA customers and in order to fuel our growth – we are currently looking for an ambitious open minded Senior Software Engineer, to join our London services team.

You will act as the senior technical lead alongside our project managers working to deliver digital solutions to our customers.

Key Responsibilities

Within the Services team, you will be reporting to the London services manager. Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Taking part in customer workshops
  • Analysing the business requirements raised by project managers and converting them into accurate deliverables (time, costs…)
  • Contributing to the production of project deliverables (specifications, customer acceptance test plan, etc.)
  • Architecting, developing and delivering code to our applications
  • Supporting and coaching your fellow engineers
  • Testing and integrating the developed modules
  • Writing technical documentation

Position based in our offices in central London.

Personal Attributes

We are looking for someone who is individually and collectively passionate, innovative, always in search of excellence but fundamentally dedicated in helping our partners, customers and other VPs to deliver change for good.

  • Effective communicator with good presentation skills and the ability to build rapport with stakeholders across all levels of seniority
  • KPI driven and willing to tackle challenges head on in pursuit of delivering individual and company growth
  • A responsive and proactive individual looking to drive innovation in their field of expertise and the wider business.
  • Strong attention to detail and a methodical and organised individual.
  • Dynamic, rigorous and organised you like to be challenged
  • You have good interpersonal skills; you like to work in a team and you appreciate customer relations
  • You have the curiosity and flexibility necessary to learn and adapt to new tech stacks

 

Skills and Experience

  • +5 years of experience as a software engineer
  • In-depth knowledge of web development languages (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • High-level of experience in one or more object-oriented programming language (C#, Java…) and framework (Blazor, .NET Core, React.js…)
  • Experience working with relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle…)
  • Experience working with cloud-based applications and providers (Azure, AWS…)
  • Demonstrated experience in solving complex business problems
  • Experience working as a team-lead is appreciated
  • Native or bilingual proficiency in English

Your curiosity and open-mindedness allow you to work on a wide variety of business and/or technical challenges.

You are an outstanding communicator and enjoy working as a team. Furthermore, if you are autonomous, rigorous, and well-organised…. Then our paths are made to cross!

Why should you join us?

If you are passionate about working for a high-growth company, are resilient when faced with challenges, intellectually curious, excited about technology and ambitious, this role is for you.

We believe in seeking satisfaction for our customers and for each other through excellence, innovation and trust.  Seeking excellence in sharing a desire for continuous improvement, seeking innovation by creating the solutions of tomorrow and seeking trust by being a trusted partner where we are committed to fostering transparent and close working relationships to grow and evolve.

VP&White believes that everyone is an individual and understands the challenging environment that we live in, we therefore want to ensure that the talent we recruit are looked after.  On top of an annual salary, we also offer some key benefits:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Income protection and life cover
  • Flexible office working
  • Bonuses

Working at VP&White means participating in the growth of a company in full expansion. It means growing and evolving in an international work environment, where cohesion and good humour are in our DNA!

VP&WHITE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that great minds think differently. We value diversity of backgrounds, beliefs, and interests, and we recognise diversity as an important source of intellectual thought, varied perspective, and innovation. Employment decisions are made without regard to age, gender identity, race, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic.

Please note that we are not sponsoring work permits at this time. As such, you will need to have a right to work in the UK for this position.