Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer
  • £70,000 - £80,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • England, UK GBR EC3A 4AF
Job Ref: 50215179
Sector: Software Development
Date Added: 14 July 2021

Principal Software Engineer

  • Permanent
  • £80k
  • Fully Remote!!

Our client, a revolutionary start-up in the eLearning space, are looking to hire a Senior Software Engineer to come and join their fast-growing technical team.

You will be working with a highly experienced team of developers on their innovative SaaS platform, both enhancing the existing software and implementing new features.

Key Responsibilities

This is a hands-on role involving lots of problem-solving, as well as:

  • Ensuring the security, availability, and integrity of our services
  • Supporting development teams to implement well-designed solutions
  • Participating in refinement and ensuring technical feasibility of projects
  • Establishing quality standards across the team, and supporting developers to adhere to them
  • Continually improving software development processes to ensure changes can be smoothly integrated, tested and deployed without disruption

You Will Have:

Tech Stack: React, NodeJS, AWS Services


  • Designing and implementing scalable cloud applications with distributed architecture and asynchronous processing
  • Implementing CI/CD processes around Git workflows
  • Familiarity with monitoring approaches which provide insight into real world application performance
  • Experience implementing resilient architectures, including automated failover
  • Experience working with modern web testing frameworks such as Cypress and Pact
  • Strong understanding of data solutions including noSQL, Graph, Relational, and appropriate usage


  • Knowledge of Agile methodology (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Passion for DevOps principles
  • Experience of security testing, load testing and associated tools
  • Familiarity with e-Learning technologies such as xAPI and SCORM

This is an amazing opportunity to join a company with a dynamic business plan, offering amazing flexibility and career progression. Don't miss out - apply now!

Lorien Plc is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

13/08/2021 19:50:00
GBP 70000 80000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Kacy Whitehead

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