Senior Software Engineer C++ Cardiff Overview LexisNexis Risk Solutions is seeking a full stack Senior Software Engineer with a strong background in C++ to join our Cardiff based development teams.
Our teams are collaborative, forward thinking and agile. We support multiple products with a challenging and exciting set of features and provide real opportunity for our teams to contribute to the success of the organisation.
Company Description LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a leading provider of innovative solutions for significant risk data analytics challenges.
We are a forward thinking, progressive organisation that provides tracing and data cleansing solutions, in addition, deliver critical and decisive processes for identity verification and compliance due diligence.
LexisNexis is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers. Our products are continually evolving, and that’s where you can help.
As a full stack Senior Software Engineer, you will be a leading member of our team working with a diverse range of technologies and disciplines.
You will enjoy working in a friendly environment and benefit from our investment in staff. Main Responsibilities
We will help you learn how to use our big data platform - HPCC - through a combination of training courses, self-learning and peer support
Contributing to the effective design of new features and solutions
Developing and delivering features across the full stack, with a particular focus on c++ and web services (but also including use of PHP, front-
end frameworks, HPCC and other tools as required to deliver a feature)
Contributing to the quality assurance effort, particularly through use of test automation tools (such as Cucumber) and Continuous Integration tools (such as Jenkins)
Providing technical leadership to our cross-functional agile product development teams
Working closely with the product owner and project management to deliver timely products and enhancements
Mentoring others in the immediate and wider teams we are continually looking to help our team develop Essential Skills and Attributes
Passionate collaborator with a focus on what is best for the team (both immediate and the wider group)
Strong and enthusiastic technologist, able to demonstrate a broad technical knowledge
Significant experience with C++ Object Oriented Development
Good experience with writing Web Services
Good experience with Unix / Linux Operating System
Working experience in Kanban or Scrum (or in lieu of this, clear understanding of the methodologies and enthusiasm to be part of such a team)
Good understanding of modern development Build, Test and Deployment pipelines
Experience working with relational databases such as MySQL
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Clear focus on the customer, both internal and external
A strong understanding of SOA and API concepts, including security
A strong working knowledge of application development tools and methodologies Desirable Skills
PHP development skills using modern PHP frameworks
Experience of querying distributed data platforms and data warehouses
Experience of TDD for contributing to automated test packs
Active participation in the development community
Experience of MV* front-end frameworksWe’re a superb company to work for, with great people, world class technology, market leading products, a culture of innovation and collaboration, and superb career prospectsAt LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management.
With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy.
Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of FTS 100, RELX Group plc, a world-
leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries.LexisNexis is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age