Dent Developer

  • Vela
  • Belfast, UK
  • May 18, 2019
Full-time Backend developer

Job Description

Recruitment is currently taking place for roles in our Data Engineering team. We are looking for candidates with various levels of experience from graduate to mid-level. 

- Our software is developed in Java and Python on Windows and Unix systems

- Within your team, you will contribute to product delivery and end to end software development

- The role will involve interaction with multiple stakeholders spanning Software Development, Testing and Client Support teams

Key Accountabilities

- Contribute to the software development life-cycle including design, implementation, testing, installation and support

- Proactively manage own tasks and projects to agreed deadlines

- Adopt and provide feedback on best practices across development teams in conjunction with Senior Engineers. For example, coding standards, tool usage and design

- Collaborate with team members to identify innovative ways to improve practices and procedures

- Strong client focus, with an emphasis on issue resolution in line with service-level agreements 

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required


- Experience in the software development lifecycle from design, implementation (Java, Python), through testing and integration

- Experience with relational databases (MSSQL/Postgres preferred)

- Understands the implications of code changes and feature enhancements

- Capable of concisely communicating designs, code and applications to a client-facing standard

- Experience in adopting and providing feedback on new processes/technologies within teams

- Contribute to technical aspects of project delivery, planning and risk management

- Effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills

- Degree (Min 2.1) in Computer Science, Software or Electronic Engineering or other related discipline; or a proven track record of practical software development experience in a similar environment


- Web development experience (Javascript, Angular)

- Experience developing with Spring Boot and Hibernate

- Experience with reporting and data analytics tools (Looker, Tableau)

- API development

- Familiarity with AWS

- Familiarity with Continuous Integration and Test Frameworks