At UL, we know why we come to work.
Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose : to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place.
Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence.
UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change.
Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!
As our global footprint continues to spread across the world, we’re looking for a Senior .Net Software Developer to join our market performance team in Ireland, and help develop API-driven solutions.
You'll have the opportunity to develop and deliver insights into customer data and help them identify areas to improve and drive competitive advantage.
The solution is hosted on Microsoft Azure and takes advantage of Azure’s PAAS features.
We are looking for someone who understands modern best practice in software development, who understands the key role of testing throughout the development process and produces high-quality code, who is comfortable owning the solution from design to shipment and wants the chance to challenge themselves in a fast-paced environment to produce leading edge business intelligence products.
Secure, reliable, scalable solutions are very important to us as they should be to any candidate.
This role could be performed in the UK or Ireland on a fully remote basis or hybrid working, depending on your preference!
What you’ll learn & achieve :
Develop flexible, scalable, and secure backend components using .NET core, Microsoft Azure, and other relevant technologies.
Develop Azure-hosted micro-services.
Consume RESTful APIs developed by other teams.
Write comprehensive and meaningful unit tests for their code as a minimum.
Produce world-class work in a fast-paced, agile, start-up work environment where requirements and processes are not always well-defined.
Advocate good practices to improve SDLC process.
What makes you a great fit :
Solid experience shipping quality .NET core components to production.
Fluency with MS SQL and relational databases.
Experience with EF core.
Experience working with cloud services (preferably Azure).
Experience writing quality code backed by good unit tests.
Experience writing automated function and non-functional tests.
Knowledgeable of TDD and BDD.
Knowledgeable of best practices in software development.
Experience working in Agile and DevOps development environments.
Good problem-solving, analytical & communication skills.
Be comfortable working in a scrum-driven DevOps environment.
Comfortable owning solutions from development to shipment with little supervision.
Experience with Azure Data Factory.
Experience with event driven solutions.
Experience maintaining CI / CD pipelines.
Experience with Terraform.
Experience writing PowerShell scripts.
Ability to lead and work closely with a team of technical and non-technical individual contributors, in multiple geographic locations.
What you’ll experience working at UL :
Mission : For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
People : Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, the people. Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL.
We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
Interesting work : Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create.
We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
Grow & achieve : We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
Total Rewards : Competitive Remuneration, annual bonus, flexible working arrangements, annual paid leave, plus a strong commitment to corporate responsibility and sustainability efforts.
All employees receive 2 Volunteer Days off per year to spend participating in an array of volunteer activities