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Principal Software Engineer (Full-Stack)
Job Title: Principal Software Engineer (Full-Stack) Job Type: Permanent Location: Belfast Salary Range: Competitive base salary Additional Benefits: Stock Options, Company Pension, Cycle2work Scheme
Chargifi is a fast-growing wireless power technology company that deploys smart, connected wireless power solutions for enterprise customers. Our market-leading SaaS platform and mobile apps enable wireless charging at scale; with easy deployment and setup, live monitoring, deep utilisation insights and all the integration tools to connect into other platforms.
We are deployed in 19 countries, and are backed by world class investors including Intel Capital, HPE Pathfinder, Accelerated Digital Ventures, Manta Ray, firstminute.capital, and Techstars.
We are looking for bold, collaborative and creative people to help us deliver foundational technology that transforms the way the world manages and monetises power.
As a Principal Full Stack Software Engineer, you will work alongside our growing team to create innovations and solutions that will help to shape a burgeoning industry. Working in an agile development environment with a distributed team you will help set the engineering architecture and direction of our products. You will use your experience to mentor and coach team members to help the whole team succeed together.
What you’ll be doing
Architect and build solutions to deliver new innovative products for web, IoT and mobile applications using the Chargifi RESTful APIs running in AWS.
Drive the evolution of our APIs to solve customer problems in an API First Architecture.
Be a technical leader who can drive and challenge our technical direction.
Promote a culture of best practice in software development.
Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximise efficiency across the team. Design and develop code with performance, usability, maintainability and security in mind.
Create and maintain internal technical documentation for deliverables.
It would be great if you have
Demonstrable experience of architecting and building complex consumer web applications that promote user engagement and simplicity of experience.
Experience of large-scale, distributed systems and service-oriented architectures.
You must be a quick learner and be flexible about what technologies you use. We are currently using:
Development tools: Jira, Jenkins, Gitlab, Automated Testing
Cloud: AWS (20+ services), Docker
Mobile: Android (Kotlin, Java) and iOS (Swift)
You must be comfortable with rapid development in a Scrum / Agile environment and iterating based on market and customer feedback.
Excellent collaborator and communicator within your team and the wider company.
BSc in a related field such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other software/design discipline.
It would be nice if you have
Experience building Android apps using Java or Kotlin.
Experience building iOS apps using Swift.
Experience of AWS Services (SNS, Kinesis, Lamba, EC2, S3, Aurora DB, CloudFormation, CloudFront, CodeDeploy, ALB, API gateway etc)
Containerisation and NoSQL experience
Previous experience of leading and mentoring a team, or interest in growing into such a role.
What we offer you
The chance to experience an early-stage startup as it begins to scale
Pioneering work with a brand new technologies
Join a passionate and fun team that is quickly expanding
Regular company socials
5 weeks vacation per annum, flexible work/life balance
How to apply
Please submit a cover letter and your CV to email@example.com. Please include the job title in the subject line. We will be reviewing applicants over the next few weeks and will get back to you if we feel you are a good fit.