Senior Software EngineerWe Orbit

Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom 27-04-2023
Open Source


🚀 Senior Software Engineer
✨ Consultancy
🌍 UK (Hybrid Working)
🧰 Java, Python, JavaScript, Cloud
💸 £55,000 to £65,000

Building products that transform the performance of some of the world’s biggest and most complex organisations 🚀

are pleased to be partnered with an industry leading consultancy who work in tight-knit teams to design and deliver business critical systems for high-profile clients. You’ll be solving tough software challenges, and building products that transform the performance of some of the world’s biggest and most complex organisations, combining innovation, experience and pragmatism to deliver measurable results with every project.

They work hard to deliver technology solutions that act as an enabler to overcome challenges, working closely with their partners to help them envision, design, build and run software applications and deliver unique services. From the redesign of intricate trading platforms to the integration of agile test processes to building serverless data pipelines to helping shape effective DevOps cultures, you’ll be given high levels of autonomy in a collaborative, pragmatic team.

The Role

This is a hands-on, client-facing role, offering the opportunity to be involved in the full development lifecycle, delivering mission-critical projects for high-profile global organisations. You’ll typically work in small, tight-knit multidisciplinary teams solving tough software challenges with high levels of autonomy and value collaboration and pragmatism.

You can expect to work throughout the development stack, from richly interactive web applications to high performance backends. You will work with a diverse variety of platforms and modern architectures. Microservices, modern front-end frameworks, cloud, streaming and serverless


  • Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to adapt to new situations
  • Good experience and knowledge of the fundamentals in your main tech stack (Java or Python or .Net or JavaScript)
  • Experience of designing well-structured and maintainable applications
  • Experience of communicating your ideas to multiple audiences
  • An appetite to learn new technologies and approaches


You’ll be surrounded by highly capable people in a collaborative environment that encourages sharing knowledge and experience. There’s plenty of opportunity to mentor colleagues and generally get involved in their engineering community. They will help you develop your career, taking growing levels of ownership and leading others along the way, advising their clients and contributing to open source projects.


You’ll be part of a tight-knit team of talented designers, developers and testers. You’ll be solving tough software challenges, and building products that transform the performance of some of the world’s biggest and most complex organisations. The diverse nature of their work means you’ll definitely be kept on your toes. But you’ll also be supported to achieve your potential – their typical delivery environment involves small project-focused teams and technical managers who value collaboration and pragmatism.

Ultimately, your success and that of the company is driven by the results they achieve for their clients. They are trusted to deliver on business-critical projects for high-profile global enterprises, and with this comes the opportunity to build a world-class consultancy everyone can be proud of.

As a company they hire with quality in mind, not quantity, they want to work with talented people who are passionate about solving real-world problems with technology. They believe in sustainable long-term productivity and high-quality delivery which means they don’t expect their people to work overtime. They also don’t prioritise delivery above the wellbeing of their people. They also don’t let commercial alliances influence our independence and integrity and look to grow through long-term investment in permanent employees.


  • Competitive Salary
  • 10% pension contribution
  • 25-30 days holiday per year
  • £1,000 development budget
  • Income Protection, Employee assistance programme
  • Generous family leave policies
  • Holiday sell-back options
  • Optional Medical cover

If you are interested in this position then please apply now or email for more information


Applications are now closed