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Python Software Engineer - Defence

  • Location: Guildford
  • Salary: competitive per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: IT
  • Contact: Emma Bainbridge
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 30 June 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH78250_1652946109

Do you want to work at the forefront of technology? Are you a Python Software Engineer interested in supporting solutions and growth within the UK Government and Defence sector? If so, the following permanent role may be right for you…

We are looking for talented Software Engineers with various levels of experience at coding - from those reasonably early on their careers who need some support, to those of you who are at the very top of your game - Python is our primary language, and familiarity with NiFi & the ELK stack will be extremely helpful.

You will be responsible for:

  • Designing, coding, testing, correcting, and documenting moderately complex programs and program modifications from supplied specifications, using agreed standards and tools
  • Conducting reviews of supplied specifications, with others as appropriate
  • Overcoming development obstacles to deliver quality code on time


We are interested in hearing from any Software Developers with Python experience. Also anyone with experience in any of the following would be of interest:

C#, React, graphQL, graph, NOSQL and SQL databases, GIS, message broker, service mesh, NLP, machine learning, PostGres, Kafka, NiFi, ActiveMQ, ELK stack, Ansible, WSO2, REST, Docker, API Gateways, JavaScript, MongoDB.

The package:

  • You'll receive a very competitive salary (please get in touch for details on this) and other benefits including pension, life assurance and 25 days' (plus bank holidays). In addition there are other non-tangible benefits including a commitment to training, development and career development.

*** Please note this role requires UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role **

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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