Senior AWS Software Engineer

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Start date:
3 months
Jefferson Frank International
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flag_no United Kingdom
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Job Role Description:

Working on a contract basis for one of the UK's largest leading Software Companies as part of a cross-functional agile engineering team. You will work to build a cloud native application using various AWS technologies within a micro-services-based architecture and an API first approach.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Scrum Master and other stakeholders to identify and communicate technical requirements
  • Help lead on some implementation tasks and work closely with other engineers in the team to ensure prompt completion of sprint goals
  • Drive innovation by using new and exciting ideas to solve complex problems
  • Guide, mentor and support other members of the team with guidance on best practice and development techniques
  • Create and maintain solution documentation
  • Working closely with Operations to ensure high standards of delivery

Required technical skills and experience:

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience
  • C#, .NET Core, NodeJS and JavaScript experience
  • Experience of APIs and Web services
  • Commercial cloud SaaS platform development experience
  • Understanding of security considerations
  • Understanding of Micro service architectures
  • SQL/Database knowledge
  • Experience of working within agile methodologies (Scrum, Story Pointing etc)
  • Experience of monitoring and logging techniques
  • Knowledge of Docker/Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of GIT/Bitbucket
  • Knowledge of CI/CD systems


  • PostgreSQL and SQL Server
  • Comfortable with Linux environments
  • TeamCity experience
  • Experience of using Jira
  • Experience using Web sockets

Desired Qualifications:

  • AWS Certifications
  • BSC or equivalent in a software engineering discipline