Associate Software Engineer


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Job Summary

As a successful candidate you will be working in the IRIS Accountancy Solutions business unit.  This part of IRIS produces software for UK accountancy practices.  The development team is split in to three specialist areas – Accounts Production, Tax and Core Systems.  You will be working as part of a small team to deliver solutions to user stories and requirements in an agile environment. The role is a challenging and dynamic one, with key deadlines to be hit. The role will require learning new skills and bringing a focused attitude to the tasks. You will be involved in varied technical solutions, ranging from C and C++ through to the latest .NET technologies using C#. These applications form part of an integrated suite, based around a core SQL database.

Main Responsibilities

  • Translating technical requirements into application code and modules.
  • Making modifications to existing software applications and modules in accordance with written specifications and industry standards.
  • Developing and integrating software solutions per written specifications.
  • Developing software application modules using disciplined software development processes.
  • Participating in reviews of own work and in reviews of the work of colleagues.
  • Unit testing of modules they have developed or modified, ensuring application meets needs of client and business.


Key Relationships

  • Agile Team
  • Team Leader
  • Development Manager


  • BSC or equivalent in a software engineering discipline


  • Experience of windows application development using C++


  • Problem Solving
  • Analytical
  • Strong communication skills

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Closing date:
22 Aug 2014


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