Senior Software Developer

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Fixed term contract


Company pension

Job Description

Guildhawk, in collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University, is seeking to recruit a Senior Software Developer as part of their rapidly expanding team to create the company’s future software development platform.

You will work on the design and development of innovative software development platforms that are core to the company’s strategic vision and will help development of state-of-the-art solutions for clients.

In collaboration with SHU, you will develop an interactive digital platform to support company scaling up. You will work directly with senior company staff, a UX Developer, Artificial Intelligence Specialist, as well as senior, mid-level and junior software developers. You will leverage the existing platforms, apply industry preferred practices and challenge your experience and own skill to create the future platform.

The job will provide you with excellent prospects working on a high-profile international project, considerable scope for personal development and a great opportunity to play a significant role in the company's growth.

We require a good honours degree (1st / 2:1) or higher degree in Software Engineering, AI or a relevant discipline. A good understanding of software engineering with experience of agile development is an essential requirement of this post. Experience of developing and deploying management systems is essential and delivery in a commercial setting is highly desirable.

You will be expected to be the primary manager and driver of the project. Previous experience of project management and the ability to work well in a team, as well as being able to work independently using your own initiative, is therefore essential. Excellent communication and software development skills are also expected.

For informal discussions regarding this post, please contact Dr Soumya Sankar Basu at:

Sheffield Hallam welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.
The University may be able to sponsor the employment of international applicants in this role; this will depend on several factors specific to the individual applicant.

We offer a diverse range of benefits and opportunities to pursue a rewarding and fulfilling career in a supportive environment. You will be contractually enrolled into the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS) – one of the largest and most generous defined benefit pension schemes in the country.

Further details on TPS can be found here: New Starter | Teachers' Pensions (

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