Job Posted: 19 Jan 2017

      Lead C++ Developer - Linux, London

      50k - 80k per year + Large bonus, benefits| London| Permanent

      Principle / Lead C++ Developer - Linux, TCP/IP, London, Telecoms.

      Global telecoms leader with hugely ambitious plans for the next two years is seeking a Principle / Lead C++ Developer to join their team at their smart, modern offices in the heart of London, with free gym, subsidised canteen and onsite bar, they can offer a state art environment and a first class career at the very forefront of their arena. A competitive basic salary and full benefits package and strong BONUS are on offer. Large pension also as you would expect.

      A key part of my clients business includes their in-house software solutions which are based on advanced networking capabilities. We currently seek a Principle Software Infrastructure Developer with a strong proven background in C and C++. The successful candidate will be a senior contributor to the ongoing development of their platforms and will be valued as a technical expert and a go-to resource throughout their organisation.

      Key Responsibilities:

      • Take responsibility and leadership for ongoing design and development of highly reliable, performant and scalable networked software systems including understanding business requirements and translating these into solutions.
      • Solving highly complex problems and translating solutions into robust components in a clear and concise way, finding simplicity in complexity and in accordance with requirements and detailed designs.
      • Proactive communication of status and potential impacts on delivery dates and/or expected quality of the tasks and/or the project to Software Managers and other Architects.
      • Following and improving our development processes
      • Producing detailed design documents that meet department and industry standards.

      Knowledge and Skills:

      • Strong C and C++, C# a bonus too.
        • Multithreading
        • Boost
      • In depth Linux networking and software development experience

      Desirable Knowledge and Skills: (Non-essential)

      • Orchestration tools and environments (Ansible, Chef, Puppet etc.)
      • Project/Team leadership
      • Understanding of IP networking (routing, switching, tunnels etc.)
      • Virtualisation technologies (KVM, VMware) - ideal, not essential.
      • Mobile Telecommunications protocols (GSM, 3G, 4G, SIP)
      • Exposure to Cloud technologies
      • Modern networking technologies (SDN, Openflow)