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Senior Software Engineer

Job Description

Service care Solutions are looking for a Senior Software Engineer in Manchester with a Hybrid working arrangement. You will be responsible for leading the low-level design and development of a number of iOS Native Mobile applications and supporting back-end APIs as part of a government team You will work closely with Product Owner, Delivery Managers, Architects, BA's and UX Designers to ensure that designs are fully understood and lead the development through to delivery. The senior software engineer will be responsible for ensuring that any code is written following best practices, performant and scalable, in line with the Department's standards. Code should be performant, and well documented. You will be open to code reviews as well as reviewing their peer's code. You should be able to lead small agile teams in a timely manner with quality fit for use in an enterprise environment.

Skill and knowledge required.

  • Must be able to develop native iOS mobile applications using Swift
  • Must be able to develop REST APIs using NodeJS
  • Must be able to develop using test driven development
  • Must be able to develop against an API first architecture
  • Use strict content security policies and guard against common OWASP attacks.
  • Must be able to use Git
  • Able to lead and mentor both front-end and back-end developers
  • Must be familiar with developing native iOS applications
  • Familiar with using XCode 13.0
  • Familiar with Swift 5.5 to support the development of iOS application or iOS 15+
  • Familiar with setting up and configuring a CI/CD pipeline such as GitLab
  • Familiar with consuming REST APIs
  • Experience with consuming AppConfig (Managed Application Configuration)
  • Familiar with the packaging and delivery of applications using the Apple Custom App store
  • Familiar with tools such as Fast Lane and Test Flight to deliver apps

If you are interested in this role or want further discussion please contact Chris Wheeler either via email: or tel: 01772208962. Alternatively if you have any friend or colleagues that might be interested please feel free to refer them, as we a have a £250 referral scheme in place.