Ref 7614
Rochdale
£10,000.00 per year
37.5 hours per week


Lone Worker Solutions Ltd develop server software, desktop and mobile applications that protect people working alone around the globe. The role will involve working as a member of the software development team.

Vacancy description
  • Reading technical specifications which describe what the software you will produce will do, and how it will be implemented.  This could be a completely new piece of software or could involve making changes to an existing software item;
  • Production of software code in a variety of languages;
  • Testing your code and other developers code;
  • Delivering all required elements of a software solutions Investigating new and updated software packages and software solutions

Skills required:

Enthusiasm to produce and deliver the highest quality software which provides an excellent user experience;
A positive approach to learning and gaining new skills through teamwork and training opportunities;
Familiarity with Microsoft Office;
Knowledge of at least one software programming language to a competent level of ability.  This can be any language on any platform.

Skills preferred:

  • Knowledge of Microsoft C#, VB.NET, Java, Objective-C; Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, or any other relational database management system;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio, Android Studio, iOS SDK;
  • Knowledge of Windows Server;
  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle, and how a version control system is used when developing software.


Personal qualities

  • Good communication skills
  • Good organisational and planning skills
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Trustworthiness
  • Able to work in small teams, and in some cases on their own


Qualifications required

  • An excellent standard of Maths and English
  • Experience is desirable, but not essential. A good work ethic with confident personality is essential