Software Engineer

Software Engineer

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 Who we are:

We are a young and dynamic management consulting firm that specializes in the asset and wealth management industry. We believe in doing things differently. While we are focussed on our clients and their results, we want to bring them success through asset-based consulting. By bringing a knowledge-based skillset with appropriate tools to our clients, we make faster implementation of change possible.

For this purpose, we have developed (and continue to improve) our unique delivery model with an effective toolset. This also means we invest heavily (up to 20% of our annual revenue) in enabling our people to be the best consultants in our marketplace. The aim is to build out a full servicing model by which we are truly unique to our specific client niche.

Most recently we have launched our Test Automation software which enables clients to quickly automate their regression test cases without any coding. This enables clients to shorten development time and makes more releases possible. While this is popular with clients, we require a self-sufficient solid software engineer with java skills to strengthen our team.

What we are looking for

You are a software engineer with 2-3 years of experience that is looking for a next step. For our future growth, we are looking for software engineers that can help us build the tools to help shape and grow our business and our team.

Initially, you will be based at our Amsterdam office. At a later stage, you may be asked to travel up to 4 days a week to our clients to provide advisory and implementation services. You will be looking to improve productivity and overall performance of our clients. As such the job is demanding, exciting, and rewarding.

Where

Our company offices, where you will be working on a day to day basis (Covid restrictions may apply), are based in Amsterdam. The position is available to local and international candidates who are available on short term. We are recognized by the Dutch government as a publicly registered sponsor. This means we can sponsor working permits for people not residing in the Netherlands.

Skills required

You have completed a relevant Bachelor or Master’s degree (e.g. Computer Science, Information Science, or Software Engineering)

And you possess the following key skills:

  • Software Programming skills
  • Testing Skillset regarding the following
    • Acceptance Testing
    • Functional Acceptance Testing
    • Integration Testing
    • Unit Testing
    • User Interface Testing
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good numerical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Tact and persuasive ability
  • Team working skills
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills, preferably also in one other language (French, German, Dutch, a Scandinavian language or other)
  • Self-motivated

Experience

Candidates require at least 2-3 years of relevant working experience or affinity with most of the following:

  • Software development projects, with technologies such as:
  • Java 8 or newer
  • Spring MVC Framework
  • Selenium
  • SQL Server
  • JUnit Testing
  • Having knowledge / experience in the following areas will be useful:
  • Entity Framework
  • API Development
  • Financial Services
  • Consulting, advisory, change or project experience.

What we offer

We offer a variety of opportunities for you to grow in our start-up environment and help us define, shape, and grow the business. We truly believe our greatest asset is our people, so we strive to provide a challenging, interesting, and supportive working environment in which you can develop as fast as your ambitions, goals and achievements allow. We are also committed to keep all our people trained and skilled to offer our clients the latest insights into product and market developments.

The following items are also included in the package:

  • An exciting and international work environment where you will be part of a successful and growing team, which you can help shape
  • Great opportunities to develop and grow in line with your ambitions and being a part of our journey to conquer the marketplace with our unique offerings
  • Excellent and flexible remuneration and flexible pay-out
  • A laptop and mobile phone

Please submit your application through: careers @ LeadingMile .com (remove spaces)

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are truly committed to employ the most talented individuals who are selected entirely on their skills and ability to get the job done. We are looking for people with great soft skills possessing the right level of business or technical qualifications. When you submit your application, you consent to your data being processed for recruitment purposes at LeadingMile.