Our Software Development practice is a growing and evolving part of the business which offers the opportunity to work with a range of diverse technologies across multiple business domains and project environments. We look for technologists who enjoy learning, building solutions using industry best practice and employing their development experience to assist in delivering quality solutions for our clients.
As a Delivery Consultant you will have the opportunity to deliver a wide range of solutions to a broad spectrum of clients. You will have direct access to our clients and will act as a subject matter expert within the development space and working in an agile environment you will deliver rapid and responsive solutions. As with all roles in BJSS, you will be expected to be creative and innovative when delivering high quality results.
You’re in charge of your destiny within BJSS and we will support you all the way. We will provide support and training, if it will clearly benefit both parties. You will have the opportunity to travel and get involved in a range of disciplines, to further develop you as a multi-faceted consultant.
Whilst no project, engagement or role at BJSS is the same, there are core sets of responsibilities for all of our Software Engineers that include:
Project Delivery: the day-to-day responsibility for technical aspects of a project, both internally at BJSS and at client sites
Analysis and Design: understanding of both functional and non-functional requirements to produce well designed software, including the ability to communicate your design to others including clients
Software Development: construction and testing of software components to a high standard within a team
Quality Assurance: understanding of system test plans and system testing. Eliciting and documenting System Functional and Non-Functional Requirements
Commercial experience of Swift and Objective-C
Experience in submitting applications to Apple App-Store
Experience in memory management, debugging, profiling, provisioning and the distribution of iOS applications
Knowledge of UI architectural patterns, and design of responsive UI’s that scale across a wide range of different device sizes
Ability to optimise applications to reduce the amount of battery consumed by the device
Experience of connecting to external data sources and APIs (using JSON, SOAP, Rest, XML etc.)
Experience with Android automated testing frameworks (eg Calabash/Appium)
Experience with integration to Analytics, Crash Reporting and Performance Profiling Providers
Experienced use of source code version control – preferably with Git or Perforce.
Quality led development focus (version control, unit testing, CI etc.)
Knowledge of formal methodologies including Agile and iterative techniques
Strong Software Engineering’ fundamentals and practical experience
Strong Object Oriented skills
Experience of other languages such as Java or C#
We undertake a wide variety of work and although no two engagements are the same, a BJSS Development engagement will typically:
Working within a team on the end-to-end delivery of software projects for our clients, our developers use industry best-practice techniques to design, implement and then deliver solutions.
Projects may be delivered using our BJSS Enterprise Agile approach, or the clients preferred method, and may be a pure BJSS team or an integrated BJSS/client team.
Clients turn to us for development-based consultancy services such as the design and development of their IT systems, reviewing their existing technology stack and providing strategic input for future extensions to their IT systems. These are both advisory and in project delivery capacity at client sites.
Engagements may be delivered from our own offices or at one of our client office locations – an element of travel is part of the job.
BJSS offers a dynamic working environment for talented technologists looking to develop their careers whilst working for some of the most prestigious clients. 100% committed to recognising and rewarding our people, our atmosphere is relaxed, friendly and social and the organisation is devoid of politics and other distractions.
We're an equal opportunities employer and BJSS is signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant. If you consider yourself to be among the best in your field and are looking for a role in an environment where excellence is expected and rewarded, review our current vacancies and apply below. For those who join us, the long-term rewards and prospects for advancement are excellent!