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Principal Software Engineer - Edinburgh - up to £50,000

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 15th February
Location: Edinburgh
Salary/Rate: £30,000 - £50,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: Asap

My client, a start-up operating in Edinburgh, is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join the team. The company is undergoing R&D and has exciting plans for the year ahead. The client is looking for someone who is passionate about using technology to improve people's lives and wants to make a difference with their technical abilities. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the company's mission and would want to work alongside the team to help the business grow. Please bear in mind that the office is located in Edinburgh but there might be the need to travel to the rest of the offices as the business has operations across Asia as well.

You will work closely with the CTO and the Lead Software Engineer on product development and code functionality. In terms of responsibilities you will:

  • Work closely with the rest of the team to integrate Machine Learning applications
  • Quality testing
  • Be involved in all aspects of the development lifecycle - as it's a start-up they will expect you to be proactive and get involved in all the stages of product development


  • At least 2 years as a Software Developer/Engineer
  • Experience with programming languages such as Ruby, Java or similar
  • Knowledge of Python and SQl/NoSQL
  • HTML and CSS

In return, the company offers great career progression opportunities, exposure to new and exciting technologies and equity package on top of the salary.

The candidate is quite keen to speak to anyone who has a good background as a Software Engineer in fast-paced environment and who has the skill set and attitude to be a potential leader in a start-up.

Contact Name: Veronica Belmonte
Reference: TJ/3086/Edinburgh-SE_1581760847
Job ID: 2796593

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