Senior Software Engineer - PHP, Agile - Leiden, Netherlands
Posted Nov 11
Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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Senior Software Engineer.
Our client, a leading multichannel retailer is growing and needs an enthusiastic Senior Software Engineer to help setup an Agile Scrum Team in their Leiden, Netherlands Head Office. A great chance to be in at the start and help build a new team in the Netherlands office but with the back up of the UK team .
Salary will be dependent on experience.
Our client is a fast growing omni-channel company that is expanding in Europe. They currently have operations in the Netherlands, France, Germany and Belgium and plan to grow the concept from their European Headquarters in Leiden. they are already a well known brand in the UK and from an IT perspective they are unique; all software that runs the company is developed and maintained in-house.
Using open-source technologies, everything from their consumer website, shop tills, to warehouse stock control has been created from the ground up. With an established IT Software Development Team within their UK Operation, they are now excited to have the opportunity to expand this team into Europe.
What we're looking for as a Senior Software Engineer:
Enthusiasm for Internet technology. A real interest in keeping up to date with the latest in web development; languages, methodologies, standards and everything else. A desire for creating high quality, well designed, standards-compliant, modern and smart web-applications.
Scope solutions for the business system in line with business requirements within an Agile Team.
Write, test and implement software solutions.
Provide technical support and advice regarding software implementation to other developers.
Build a team in Leiden to work with the UK IT Team so a chance to be in at the start .
Provide training to peers and key personnel in the business.
Assist with the management of scrum software development workflows within the European office.
Communicate effectively with the UK IT Team, particularly the Software Development Manager.
4+ years of experience building web applications
Excellent communication skills
Effective time management
Able to work to tight deadlines
Be fluent in English
Other developing Internet/web/Scripting languages (ie Ruby, Python)
Experience working with retail or warehousing/distribution systems
Experience in using Jira
Experience using Agile methodologies
Employment Type: Permanent
Other Pay Info: Dependent on experience