Software Engineer

Employer: The Access Group
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Timisoara
  • Updated at: 29.11.2022
    Short company description

    The Access Group is one of the leading providers of business management software to small and mid-sized organizations in the UK, Ireland, and Asia Pacific. Over the past years, we’ve gone from almost 1,000 to 6,000 people. We help over 60,000 customers across commercial and not-for-profit sectors become more productive and efficient.
    Our Global Delivery Center in Romania is on a journey of continuous growth and want to engage with top talent around the country. Headquartered in Timisoara, we offer you the possibility to work remote and join our offices at your choice.
    Helping everyone at Access Love work and Love life is at the heart of everything we do. It shapes how we do things and allows us to create a place where people want to be and can be at their best.
    We’re passionate about our values, which guide how we all make decisions and get things done. We love to make our customers lives easier so our value to ‘Make Access better every day’ is one we’re obsessed with. From attracting the right people, helping them grow and be the best they can be, we’re helping people at Access to love what they do and be happy.


    About you:

    • Able to communicate well with team members, and can clearly communicates progress, and potential risks to progress, as early as possible to the Dev Lead and agile team.
    • Able to actively participate in requirements' reviews and refinement
    • Able to read existing code, make guided changes to it and debug it
    • Able to write code that is easy to read, to understand and DRY; able to refactor small sections of code with guidance without introducing bugs; able to write unit tests for pure functions;
    • Able to trigger deployments, demonstrate understanding of environments and use project specific dev tools.
    • Able to follow pre-defined source control procedure, committing and merging code, dealing with conflicts
    • Able to narrow down and highlight areas of concern and propose why the issue may be happening.
    • Understands some basic principles of QA, including: why QA is necessary, objectives, QA activities, who should be involved in QA, the importance of defect tracking. Takes responsibility for quality of own work.
    • Able to provide accurate estimates for Sprint items, through refinement and planning. • Inputs into planning in terms of their capacity, ensuring they understand scope, risk and complexity of work.
    • Understands the ceremonies and Dev activities within a sprint, and the order they should occur, and actively participates in achieving these.
    • Able to apply generic programming best practices, e.g., SOLID design principle, ensure quality of the written code through unit testing.
    • Demonstrates working product knowledge and aware of the value of any development
    • Aware of the common design patterns in the technology they use, writes clear & self-documenting code, organizes methods and classes appropriately. Understands the basics of exception handling.
    • Recognizes the need for continuous improvement and actively participates in team retrospectives


    Day-to-day, you will:

    • Develop software solutions to meet agreed acceptance criteria and stories using a range of languages and technologies, provided that the solution was agreed with a more senior developer role.
    • Requirements review and refinement to identify and prevent potential defects
    Debugging: Analyze, identifies and fixes root cause of defects in the familiar area of an application
    • Work with the project specific branching strategy, committing, merging and dealing with conflicts
    • Deploy to environments using predefined build and deployment pipes, and use project specific development tools
    • Collaborate with QA team and demonstrate increasing understanding of quality best practice
    • Understand the business logic that applies in the worked area
    • Continuously learn both development tools and technologies used in the worked project as well as other development tools and technologies
    • Clearly report progress both verbally and in writing, keeping tracking systems up to date

    With experience as a well-rounded Developer, your Skills and Experiences likely include:

    • C# and .NET Framework 4.8
    • Microsoft ASP.NET Entity Framework
    • Microsoft ASP.NET MVC and WebAPI
    • HTML, CSS – including Less
    • JavaScript and TypeScript
    • Knockout.js
    • React.js
    • Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Profiling
    • Software Design patterns
    • Git version control
    • Experience developing performant, scalable SaaS web-based systems
    • Understanding agile software development principles and practices
    • Understanding technical issues and considerations and provide constructive feedback to the development team and other stakeholders
    • Excellent documentation skills, attention to detail and an ability to communicate detailed technical issues to stakeholders and to the internal business/project team
    • Experience using JIRA or similar software packages for managing work

    Other info

    What does Access offer you?

    We are a growing software company and we deliver on what we say we do! We take the development of our people very seriously! We will work with you to carve out your success plan and an opportunity to accelerate your career and make a real difference.
    • Working full remote
    • Competitive salary
    • Great Holiday Package ( starting form 25 )
    • Private Healthcare & Life Insurance
    • 7 Card Sport Allowance
    • Referral Bonus
    • Christmas Bonus