Become part of our SWARCO team as

Software Development Engineer

Location: Basingstoke, United Kingdom | Full time

Your Challenge

Your challenge

We are looking for a Software Development Engineer to join our team to develop central cloud system software for Swarco ITS in the UK.

  • Implement, document and test software solutions using C# .NET 5+
  • Design new micro services and enhance existing ones
  • Perform Design-, Code- and Peer-Reviews of your colleagues.
  • Daily work in an agile environment, develop and optimize processes and best practices.
  • Liaise with Swarco central software development for core architecture activities in Germany.
  • Interpret customer requirements specifications generating functional requirements documentation for software development.
  • Maintain software development to company quality standards while helping to attain the highest security standards for our cloud systems.

Your Profile

Your profile

The ideal candidate will have experience in developing software using C# .Net 5+ and interpreting specifications for software development. Experience/knowledge of using ASP .NET Web API, gRPC, RabbitMQ, Redis or similar technologies. They will also need to have good organisation skills and ability of working on own initiative. 

Other supporting responsibilities

  • Working with central engineering Cloud system development in Germany, as well as contractors and internal software resource in the UK
  • Assist Business development and sales with potential business and tenders
  • Assist Project Managers with delivery of customer projects to specification and timescales

As we are a small team, there is potential for you to branch out to work on different areas and, as you continue your career with SWARCO, the breadth of your work will naturally increase. Additional skills that would be useful in this regard are:

  • Cloud Architecture and communications networks
  • Atlassian Toolset JIRA or similar, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Docker Kubernetes containerisation and deployment
  • Knowledge of MongoDB or similar
  • API development including knowledge of automated testing
  • Relevant Computer Science qualification or equivalent
  • Commercial software development experience
  • Expertise with C#
  • Degree in computer science or equivalent qualifications/experience
  • Good Communication skills: ability to communicate clearly and professionally with internal and external stakeholders
  • Must have the right to work and live in the UK

Your Benefit

Your benefit

As well as providing a competitive salary and benefits package, we actively run employee opinion surveys as part of our drive to provide a comfortable and supportive working environment. We will support your development and you will also receive:

  • 25 days holiday rising to 28 days with bank holidays in addition, plus the option to buy an agreed number of days
  • Your birthday off
  • Perkbox – employee discount scheme with discounts online, in high street stores, cinema, holidays, restaurants and many more
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance up to 6x salary


Please apply by clicking the apply button.

Applications are shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before any advertised closing date. We, therefore, encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. Applications received after the closing date will not be processed.

We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK, therefore successful candidates must have the right to work in the UK by the start of their employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Should we require recruitment agency involvement, we will contact the agencies on our PSL, and we would ask that you respect the relationships we have already built with these suppliers. If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any partner or employee of our company, you should be aware that they have no authority to enter into an arrangement with you and SWARCO is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CV’s.


Become a part of SWARCO. We look forward to receiving your comprehensive application via the online tool.

Hazelwood House
Lime Tree Way
Chineham Business Park
RG24 8WZ +44 (0)1256 891 800

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