Senior Web Platforms Engineer / Software Engineer / Bath

Job Title: Senior Web Platforms Engineer / Software Engineer / Bath
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Equity
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: w4rfvsfsa_1564749982
Contact Name: Matthew Pearce
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2019 13:46

Job Description

Senior Web Platforms Engineer / Software Engineer / PHP / Python / Javascript / Ruby / Bath

An exclusive client Talent International are partnered with are going through a substantial growth period - They are a trusted software stability "command centre" for over 5,000 engineering teams worldwide, including Airbnb, Slack, Pinterest, Lyft, Yelp, and Pandora. They process over 1 billion crash reports daily from 85,000 applications, and empower customers to make data-driven decisions on when to focus on building new features, or when to fix bugs.

We're now looking for a Senior Web Platforms Engineer to join our team in Bath.

The role will be to help deliver an amazing experience to core customers while contributing back to the open source community - if you are passionate about Open Source Technology please read on;

What you'll get to do
* Help maintain the libraries for Ruby, PHP, Python and JS as a part of the open source team
* Test and update libraries to work with the evolving software ecosystem, such as the web and logging frameworks, analytics SDKs, and other libraries customers may be using with their integration
* Design, build and document new features in open source libraries and expand the platforms and frameworks that we support
* Troubleshoot issues reported by customers via GitHub and support channels, improving documentation based on common patterns
* Attend Conferences worldwide

Your background likely includes
* Experience in developing applications using Ruby, PHP, Python and/or Node
* Enthusiastic team participation with strong communication and ability to multitask
* A systematic approach to problem solving and an eagerness to learn new skills and embrace new technologies
* A minimum of 5 years of experience as a software engineer

Bonus points
* Experience with application error monitoring
* Experience building open source libraries
* Experience testing in CI/CD tools
* Experience using Docker