Software Engineer

Ref No. 23847
Posted 26 Sep 2022


Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 DOE

Employment: Permanent

Job description

IntaPeople are currently supporting a well-established client in Cardiff who require several Backend focussed Software Engineers who have between 2-5+ years commercial experience. As a Software Engineer you will work in an experienced team on a number of high-profile products, developing & maintaining innovative live applications whilst enhancing new capabilities for customer needs.

The company is a forward thinking, progressive organisation that is constantly evolving. Their core technology team consists of 65-70 local technologists (but you will also be part of a larger team across the UK) all of which work in smaller agile squads between 5-8. Working on a large business case we are looking for engineers who have a strong interest and passion for working with backend technologies (although it’s not to say you won’t get the opportunity to work with front-end technologies and features throughout your career there).  


  • Strong demonstrable knowledge and experience of PHP (2 years + Backend experience)
  • Experience of development frameworks such as Laravel or relatable
  • Database experience – MySQL , SQL , NoSQL or MariaDB
  • An interest in modern development languages such as Golang and/or Python
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with cross functional groups as required
  • Strong knowledge of the full software development lifecycle: from business/systems analysis, through requirements gathering and functional specification authoring, to development, testing and delivery

There is tremendous opportunity to personally develop your career down a number of different paths as well as the opportunity to work with a range of complex projects and technologies. This current team are exploring new technologies and are currently also working with Golang. As a business they are not restrained to one technology/language and engineers are encouraged to use the right technology for the job. Candidates looking to apply for this role must look to constantly update and develop their technical knowledge; responsibilities in this role will be varied however will include –

  • Work as part of an AGILE development team
  • Develop and maintain modern applications, web service solutions and batch processing services
  • Work alongside product management, project management and engineering teams to plan development for delivery of products and enhancements
  •  Ensure that the development team continues to deliver high quality products within efficient timescales

Role overview/package (at a glance):

  • A competitive starting salary of £35,000 - £55,000 (depending on experience)
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • Flexible working between core hours (core hours 9:30am-4pm)
  • Flexible work from home options (*more explained below)  
  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays (and Christmas shut down to managers/team’s discretion)
  • Additional charity/group paid days off per year
  • Medical insurance options
  • Share scheme (company profit share incentive)
  • Dog friendly office 
  • Free onsite parking (with city centre location)
  • Internal development and progression/promotions are widely encouraged  

Plus, so much more ….

*Remote/office working – The team are encouraged to attend monthly sprints onsite at the Cardiff office. They offer a flexible hybrid contract as standard, and teams typically attend the office between 1-3 times per month. Candidates who are based over 90 minutes away from Cardiff will be offered a more flexible/remote working contract although commitment to travel 2-4 times per year would be required.

For more information or a confidential chat call Nathan Handley on 02920 252 500 or click APPLY now for a quick reply! Linkedin -

Please note we are only able to consider candidates based inside of the UK without working restrictions.


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