Senior Software Engineer

Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
Delivery & Practices > Cloud & Engineering Practice

Remote / hybrid with visits on client site - London, Bristol, Manchester, Swansea

Salary £45,000 to £70,000


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We believe we can use tech to make public services better. We also believe this can happen best when our own team represents the society that actually uses the services we work on. We’re collectively continuing to grow a culture that is happy, healthy, safe and inspiring for people of all backgrounds and experiences, so we encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply for roles with us.

When you apply, we’ll put you in touch with a talent partner who can help with any needs or adjustments we may need to make to help with your application. This includes alternative formats for documents, the time allotted for interviews and any other needs. We also welcome any feedback on how we can improve the experience for future candidates.

As a Senior Software Engineer you will combine your technical excellence, drive to deliver and coaching skills to achieve outcomes for our customers and their users, and to establish strong engineering cultures within our customers organisations. We help public sector organisations deliver quality software to help citizens get more from public services.


Your role at Made Tech

  • Delivering and architecting software
  • Helping to define the features and approach to delivering them
  • Coach and mentor customers but also junior developers
  • You will work with different tech stacks
  • As employee growth is a huge focus here, we would expect you to contribute to our recruitment efforts and take on line management responsibilities


The following skills will be assessed during the application process

  • Written code with tests
  • Delivered in an agile environment
  • Worked with more than one programming language
  • Worked with databases
  • Worked with APIs
  • Worked with a cloud platform such as AWS, GCP and/or Azure
  • Debugging experience in a range of systems
  • Evidence of self-development – we value keen learners
  • Drive to deliver outcomes for users
  • Desire to mentor others
  • Empathy and people skills


Here at Made Tech, we’re committed to building a happy and diverse workforce. Throughout your interview process, you are welcome to speak to anyone from the following diverse groups:

  • antiracist-activists
  • disability
  • lgbtqiaplus-allies-and-activists
  • neurodiversity
  • parents-carers
  • women-in-tech

This is completely optional but if you are interested in finding out more about life at Made Tech, please reach out to your respective agent or Talent Partner to set up a call.


Our Benefits

We are always listening to our growing teams and evolving the benefits available to our people. As we scale, as do our benefits and we are scaling quickly. We've recently introduced a flexible benefit platform which includes a Smart Tech scheme, Cycle to work scheme, and an individual benefits allowance which you can invest in a Health care cash plan or Pension plan. We’re also big on connection and have an optional social and wellbeing calendar of events for all employees to join should they choose to.


Here are some of our most popular benefits listed below:

✈️ Flexible Holiday

🕰️ Flexible Working Hours

👶 Flexible Parental Leave

👩‍💻 Remote Working

🤗 Paid counselling

🏖️ Paid anniversary break