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Careers: Senior Software Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to produce and implement functional software solutions. You will be working for a Telecommunications Solution provider with ambitious growth plans.

In this role, you should be able to work independently with little supervision. You should have excellent organisation and problem-solving skills. If you also have hands-on experience in test driven development and agile methodologies, we’d like to meet you.

Senior Software Engineer, typical day to day responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Develop, design and implement scalable, high-quality software.
  • Identify, prioritise and execute tasks in the software development life cycle.
  • Mentor / coach development team as necessary.
  • Test first approach to continuously improve code quality and efficiency.
  • Troubleshoot and debug distributed systems.
  • Be an agent of change moving towards DevSecOps and Infrastructure as Code.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, vendors and customers to fix and improve products.
  • Document development phases and implement automated monitoring.
  • Ensure software is up to date with latest technologies.

Senior Software Engineer, Required Skills

  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer.
  • Extensive experience in test driven development, technical architecture and delivery.
  • Demonstrable experience of secure by design principle.
  • Good hands on knowledge of specific programming languages (C#, TypeScript, JavaScript) and Microsoft .Net development landscape.
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases (ideally MySQL) and documents databases.
  • Containerised applications and relevant container orchestration tools.
  • Good understanding of DevSecOps process.
  • Familiarity with Linux and Windows operating systems.
  • Having a hands-on experience developing cloud-based solutions using AWS, Azure or Kubernetes or other PaaS alternatives.
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills.

Senior Software Engineer, Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of web component architecture and frameworks.
  • Familiar with Python.
  • Exposure to Terraform or other IaC frameworks.
  • Experience building Helm charts as well as different application packaging systems.
  • Knowledge of code quality and security scanning tools.
  • Azure DevOps or TeamCity / Octopus Deploy.
  • Experience using system monitoring tools and automated testing frameworks
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science or relevant work experience.

What’s on Offer

Competitive pay – up to £50K + benefits

How to apply

You can apply for this role by dropping a CV and covering letter to careers@boom.limited 

Regards, The Boom Team.

Careers: Unified Comms Second Line Support Engineer

Support Engineers play a key role in managing the company’s relationships with our partners and their resellers and customers. Our team of 1st Line Support Engineers handle day-to-day issues but are backed-up by our 2nd Line team for more complex or unusual faults or issues. They will also assist in managing technical product and project delivery.

2nd Line Support Engineers will liaise with partners and internal engineering resources to identify and fix faults in a timely fashion, and will assist delivery functions in rolling out new products and services.

The role would suit an existing VoIP engineer who would like to work with an exciting new product or an experienced PBX engineer wishing to move from legacy products to hosted VoIP.

Second Line Support Engineer, typical day to day responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Managing assigned tickets
  • Trouble-shooting and technical analysis to determine the cause of faults
  • Liaison with partners either directly or via 1st line support to provide updates on faults
  • Liaison with other engineering support within Boom for more complex faults
  • Providing technical assistance for project delivery
  • Involvement in future developments of future products and services
  • Guiding and mentoring 1st line support engineers

Second Line Support Engineer, Skills (one or more of the following)

  • Hosted VoIP or PBX experience
  • Knowledge of SIP and ability to read traces
  • Knowledge of handset provisioning (e.g. Yealink, Poly etc)
  • Understanding of APIs, databases and software development
  • Experience of PortaOne
  • Understanding and/or experience of number management and number porting
  • Good technical background
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Experience of customer management
  • Logical approach to work
  • Good organisational skills, ability to work unsupervised

What’s on Offer

  • Competitive pay – up to £30K (dependent on experience) + benefits
  • Be a key part of a market leading technical solution
  • Opportunity to learn in a supportive and productive environment
  • Be part of an international team
  • Flexibility to work from home and/or in our Leeds office
  • We would consider part-time or job share roles

How to apply

You can apply for this role by dropping a CV and covering letter to careers@boom.limited 

Regards, The Boom Team.

Careers: Business Analyst

The purpose of this role is to analyse and optimise the data flows, portals and other interfaces. The successful candidate will have experience gathering, documenting, and interpreting business needs into concise functional/non-functional requirements within a large organisation.

This is very much a hybrid role and responsibilities will include a broad range of tasks relating to both Project Management and Business/Systems Analysis. You will be required to identify, manage, develop and implement next generation telephony functionality, to enhance customer experience.

Review, analyse and evaluate business systems and user needs. Document requirements, define scope and objectives and formulate systems to parallel overall business strategies.

Business Analyst, typical day to day responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions.
  • Defining product features according to customer needs and internal / external stakeholders.
  • Understand and communicate the financial and operational impact of any changes.
  • Performing requirements analysis and documenting and conducting meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings.
  • Construct dataflow / workflow charts and diagrams; writing specifications
  • Performing user acceptance testing.
  • Ensuring full product document is completed before the project is considered complete.
  • To define and manage requirements traceability matrices at initial requirements capture through to test execution and acceptance phases
  • Develop creative strategic solutions and create roadmaps.
  • Understand the end-to-end solution that is offered to customers.
  • Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.
  • Keeping customers and stakeholders informed of the status of the product.
  • Conduct insightful, ad hoc analyses to investigate ongoing or one-time operational issues.
  • Contribute towards the programme Change Advisory Board to facilitate change requirements capture and subsequent impact assessment.

Business Analyst, Required Skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail oriented and inquisitive.
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Work experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Relationship Building.
  • Good understanding of project life cycles and various methodologies, including Agile.

Business Analyst, Desired Skills

  • Experience with telephony platforms and control panels.
  • Regulatory knowledge in the Telco industry.
  • SQL experience.
  • Familiar with Open API spec and awareness of different API documentation techniques.
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile methodologies.
  • Previous experience of customer journey mapping and user experience research
  • Experience working with geographically diverse teams and people
  • Have sound influencing and negotiation skills
  • Project management skills.

What’s on Offer

Competitive pay – up to £45K + benefits

How to apply

You can apply for this role by dropping a CV and covering letter to careers@boom.limited 

Regards, The Boom Team.