Senior Software Engineer (C++)

Glasgow or Dublin (home-working initially)

This role will be temporarily homebased due to COVID-19. Then subsequently working from our Glasgow or Dublin office with hybrid and flexible working options available.

The Opportunity

The iVN is a greenfield desktop application used to model and calculate commodity distribution on a district/city scale. The primary languages are C++, using Qt framework, C# and SQL. CMake is used to generate our build environments while Jenkins is used for build automation and Perforce for source control.

Duties will include:

  • Implementing and driving technical improvements
  • Collaborating with team members on software design
  • Ensuring consistency and quality of the codebase

The Candidate

Applicants should have the following skills and experience:

Essential:

  • Commercial experience and background with C++, C# and SQL
  • Experience of implementing and sustaining software architecture and design patterns
  • Driving technical design discussions
  • Championing clean code principles and test-driven development
  • Knowledge of industry-wide technology trends and best practices
  • Able to communicate and distill technical issues
  • Mentoring junior members of the team

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of CMake and Python
  • Knowledge of Scrum, and other Agile software methodology and principles
  • Cloud computing skills, preferably in Azure platform

The Rewards

In return we offer the chance to work for a dynamic company in an exciting and supportive working environment; we will reward you with a competitive salary; private health care; a contributory pension scheme; life insurance, retail discounts, enhanced maternity and paternity, flexible start times and hybrid working options.

Happy to talk flexible working!

To Apply

To apply for the role please send a covering letter stating the skills you have from the requirements listed above and an up to date CV to careers@iesve.com.

Early application is encouraged and IES reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

The Company

At IES we have been working in Climate Tech for the last 27 years and we consider the fight against Climate Change a moral imperative that drives all our decisions. We value People, Purpose and Innovation. We offer a flexible and supportive working environment and the opportunity to work with a team of friendly, interesting and diverse people from across the globe, who are passionate about what we do.

Our mission is to contribute to conserving the earth’s natural resources for future generations by reducing the carbon emissions of the built environment. IES is at the forefront of cutting-edge technology in the Climate Tech sector. Our Virtual Environment (VE) software is already the only tool that allows designers and engineers to simulate the full performance of a buildings. We are now expanding our portfolio with new solutions to tackle the built environment at any scale.

IES’ technology is supported by integrated consulting services and today its capabilities are expanding from use on individual buildings, to helping create sustainable communities, cities and countries.

We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex and sexual orientation. Individuals are treated on the basis of their relevant skills and experience.

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How to apply

To apply for the role please send a covering letter stating the skills you have from the requirements listed and an up to date CV to:

careers@iesve.com

Early application is encouraged and IES reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.