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Software Architect / Principal SW Engineer (26923)

Central London
to £90,000 DoE

Developing Cloud platforms for GreenTech applications

This transformative company have taken a number of years to build up their knowledge, connect with the right stakeholders and (over the past couple of years) delivered their innovative green products to markets in Africa. Their technology includes IoT based hardware (which they manufacture) and smart Cloud infrastructure to provide a cost-effective and greener solution.

With new ambitions for expansion of their technology platform, they are growing their engineering team and are looking for a Principal Software Developer / Software Architect. They would work out of their office in London (with hybrid working a possibility). Further, it is expected that they would travel at least a week per month on average to work closely with teams in Africa and India.


  • 1st or 2.1 degree in software, maths or science (although other disciplines will be considered).
  • Demonstrable experience in software engineering including hands-on development of scalable, high-availability services; architecting of Cloud / SaaS technologies; and expertise across multiple technical domains.
  • Exposure to hardware and IoT would be beneficial.
  • Experience working in Agile, multi-functional teams.

Current technology stacks being used include: AWS, Python, Postgres, Redis, Flask, Vue.js, Java, Kotlin, C++, Celery, Docker, Jenkins, Git.

On offer is a chance to make a big difference to people’s lives. Further, the opportunity to travel to see your work being used. Compensation includes a competitive salary with bonuses. The company will provide investment into your career / skills through online courses and equipment (your choice of laptop).

Applications are invited from all qualifying candidates. If you can demonstrate the experience and skills, we want to see your CV.

Keywords: Green Solutions, Cloud, Python, SaaS, AWS, IoT, Agile, Hybrid / Flexible Working, London Office, Overseas Travel

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