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Flooid Limited Full Stack Engineer in Coventry, United Kingdom

Flooid are looking for a Full Stack Engineer who has experience working between the front and backend technologies to join our Mobile Solutions team as part of our Software engineering guild.

This is a full stack team that works across an Angular front end, Java business logic layers and develops on our backend services to evolve the next generation of Point of Sale solution product.

Our company and culture

We’re an energetic group of people that have our customers’ needs at the heart of what we do and a focus on continual quality improvement in everything we do. We have great success in what we’ve done and an exciting strategy for where we are heading.

It’s a great place to work because of the people we employ. Fun, professional and supportive, we want like-minded individuals who love to love their jobs. We are more concerned about contribution than job title, and we encourage collaboration and openness.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Taking work allocated by the Scrum Master and prioritised by the Product Owner

  • Working in close collaboration with the Business Analysts, Quality Engineers and other Engineers to elaborate requirements and break them down in line with internal principles of engineering

  • Estimating work at a high level (Story Time) and detailed level (Sprint Planning) and delivering work to estimate with high quality

  • Design solutions to requirements, use “spikes” to prove a concept to support a solution where necessary/appropriate

  • Develop unit tests (TDD) and engineering solutions to requirements and collaborate with the Quality Engineers on (BDD) quality automation tests.

  • Avoid high work in progress at all costs, guidelines being to deliver solutions to stories within a 2-week sprint

  • Defect investigation, root cause & resolution to solutions/features as part of the internal Triage process

  • Working in both Product (internal) and Project (client facing) areas.

  • Being an active member of the Software Engineering Guild improving our ways of working

  • Documentation of work undertaken at each step to increase visibility and mapping

  • Effective and timely collaboration with requirement holders and colleagues throughout the organisation

  • Documenting your code clearly and effectively

To perform the role effectively we are looking for someone that can evidence their expertise in as many of the following technical and soft skills areas as possible:

Technical Skills/Experience

  • Front End Focused

  • HTML, CSS & JavaScript

  • Modern JavaScript framework (eg, Angular, React, Vue etc)

  • NodeJS and npm

  • Java / Service Layer

  • Object oriented development

  • Java 8 & 11 experience

  • Java/J2EE, open-source frameworks such as Spring

  • Application servers (Tomcat) and Docker based deployments

  • Expertise in the fundamentals of data structures

  • Spring boot, containerization, and understanding of the CI pipeline

  • Cloud-based environments such as GCP

  • JSON based microservices

  • XML based restful services

  • Jira

  • Confluence

  • Teams

  • IntelliJ

  • Code with Me

It would also be advantageous to have experience in:

  • TypeScript

  • Angular

  • Unit & End to End testing

  • Android or iOS development (although we do not current develop natively)

Soft Skills/Experience

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, and excellent interpersonal skills. Must be able to communicate and interact well with co-workers and customers.

  • A strategic thinker who can deliver elegant solutions in a fast-paced environment.

  • The demonstrated ability to build trust and strong cross-functional relationships across the company to achieve common goals.

  • A goal-oriented and driven attitude with a superior ability to execute and sustain a high sense of urgency.

  • Excellent memory, organizational ability, and the ability to set priorities, handle multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Experience of pairing and swarming

We recognise that it’s unlikely that we will find someone that ticks all of the boxes above, where gaps exist we’d be looking at the personality of the person to want to self-learn and evolve.

What we offer:

Working hours – Full time

Location – Hybrid – currently we have a #RemoteFirst consideration. That doesn’t mean #TogetherNever but it means you might only need to work in the office when it adds value or is part of building and improving our culture. Mostly home working, on occasion travel will be required to our head office in Coventry and customer sites. Currently this role is fully remote as part of our response to COVID.

Other benefits:

  • 25 days + Statutory Holidays (and the option to purchase additional annual leave with qualifying length of service).

  • Company sick pay (with qualifying length of service).

  • Westfield Health Cash Plan - claim money back for wellbeing and alternative therapies and have access to a GP 24/7.

  • Access to a discount platform.

  • Life assurance.

  • Free annual eye test.

  • Cycle to work scheme.

Job ID: 2021-1077

External Company Name: Flooid Limited

External Company URL:

Street: Torwood Close

Remote Work Available: Yes