Software Developer (Cross Trainers Welcome)

Basic Information

Country:

United Kingdom

State:

NA

City:

GBR London Victoria

Date published:

06-Feb-2019

Job ID:

24956

Description and Requirements

BMC Software helps leading companies around the world put technology at the forefront of business transformation, improving the delivery and consumption of digital services. From mainframe to cloud to mobile, BMC delivers innovative IT management solutions that have enabled more than 15,000 customers to leverage complex technology into extraordinary business performance - increasing their agility and exceeding anything they previously thought possible.  

Development team: We are a small R&D team within BMC Software, based in Victoria in London. The team consists of 7 QA engineers and 13 Developers. We are passionate about the product we build and place quality and customer satisfaction as our top priorities. We also believe that working in the team should be enjoyable and to this end we have an excellent working environment a relaxed atmosphere and we have regular ‘innovation days’ where everyone works on side projects. We believe a happy team is a productive team.

Check out our website http://discovery.bmc.com/jobs/  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be involved in team design discussions
  • Research and design new features
  • Document design decisions
  • Write unit tests
  • Write and test clean, module, well commented code
  • Review code from other developers
  • Engage early with QA engineers
  • Attend and contribute to the daily stand-up 

Skills required:

  • BMC mainly codes in Python, but there is also a little C++ and a growing amount of JavaScript on the frontend. We don’t insist on you being an existing Python expert, since we believe the level of developer we are looking for could switch languages fairly quickly if required.
  • Broad range of skills and knowledge of shell scripting and network protocols would be advantageous.
  • Experience of graph databases.
  • Highly skilled developer who can write clean efficient code and is passionate about code quality, testing and loves to develop new things.
  • You will create automated bleeding edge builds using the latest committed code, and create a public ‘pre-release’ at the end of each sprint.  

Some additional nice to have skills:

  • Experience using and interacting with Amazon Web Services
  • Kubernetes, Docker, Containers in general
  • Software as a service (SaaS) in general
It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors.