Software Engineer - JavaScript/React

Sage - Newcastle, Province of KwaZulu-Natal

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Software Engineer - JavaScript/React
Job Title Software Engineer - JavaScript/React
Advert Sage is a global company with a local heart. The market leader for cloud-based accounting, financials, enterprise management, people, and payroll software, we empower the world’s business heroes—from single-person startups to large enterprises. Our people are passionate and positive. We inspire our colleagues to serve business builders everywhere and champion their success. As a FTSE 100 company with 14,000 colleagues across 24 countries, we do business the right way, while giving back to our local communities through the Sage Foundation. Sage is passionate about building a culture where our colleagues feel they can bring their whole selves to work. Where people know they’ll be judged on their performance and behaviours - not their identity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Job Description Are you a problem solver at heart? Excited by solving complex engineering problems?

Want to work in a highly collaborative environment?

As a Software Engineer you will work on one of the key products in the Sage portfolio, a product that is used by medium sized business to drive all aspects of their business.

You’ll be working in a small close-knit team of capable engineers – which means your contribution will be highly visible! You will believe in our product, taking up an active role in shaping its roadmap and working on a wide array of engineering challenges.

You’ll love to innovate so you’ll be able to take advantage/enjoy our innovation Fridays hosted every month, giving our engineers scope to bring their ideas to life. This means you’ll have the freedom to define better ways of working and the responsibility for making it happen!
Key Responsibilities Technical Skills/Knowledge:
• JavaScript
• React (Desirable)
• Microsoft Azure Platform
• SQL Server
• Experience of API development

Why we think you'll love it here:

• You’ll work alongside highly capable engineers
• We offer a competitive salary, share scheme, bonus options and strong pensions plan
• Everyone gets 25 days of paid annual leave + options to buy up to 5 additional days
• Fantastic tech environment, using best of breed and cutting-edge technologies
• Make a difference to communities we live and work in, with your 5 volunteer days every year
• You will receive brand-new high-spec equipment to work on
• Flexible start times on the tech team
• Regular social events, team outings, conference and meet-ups.
• Join our on-site gym, the Sage running club, chess club, book club or start your own club!
• Free on-site parking

About You:

•Some experience in frontend development, specifically JavaScript and React, desirable.
•You’ll be someone who enjoys working on challenges, solving problems and continuously learning
•Naturally curious, thrives on learning new technologies and bringing new ideas into the teams to explore
•In your spare time you: code, read, explore, tinker and have an insatiable curiosity for all things software engineering related.

Our Culture:

•Our tech environment is engaging, fun, very social and above all, we enjoy being part of an inclusive engineering culture! specific strengths/knowledge will be respected.
•Everyone has a voice, we enjoy the freedom to share new ideas (which are warmly welcomed).
•There is a strong emphasis on mentoring others in the group, enabling our engineers to grow and learn.

Our engineers don't just churn out lines of code. They’re problem-solvers and thinkers, coming up with creative solutions to complex problems.
We collaborate and communicate across teams and disciplines to make the most important people happy: our customers.

Happy to receive your application or answer any questions you may have on [email protected]

Function Brand
Country United Kingdom
Office Location Newcastle
Location Region Tyne and Wear


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