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We empower our people to grow and to learn from their experience, and in return we are rewarded with team spirit and great results.

Software Engineer (NonStop)


Purpose of the role

In your role as a Software Engineer you will join a small globally-dispersed team in maintaining, developing and supporting a range of comforte products used both internally and by our customers on their mission-critical NonStop servers. 

This role would be a great opportunity for a NonStop developer who wants work in an environment where their existing NonStop skills are valued but there is opportunity to extend their skillset.

Key responsibilities and tasks
  • Analysis of new feature requests and implementation into products.
  • Analysis of software defects, design, implementation and testing of defect repairs.
  • Providing additional NonStop expertise to the rest of the company.
  • Providing product expertise to the rest of the company for products maintained by the team.
  • Providing 2nd and 3rd level support to customers for a variety of comforte products.
  • Specification of tests for QA team to build.
  • Taking primary responsibility for one or more products.
Professional skills and knowledge
  • Development skills on the NonStop in C, C++ or TAL
  • Solid understanding of the NonStop platform and the most common subsystems
  • Desire to learn new tools, skills and products
  • C++ development skills.
  • Development skills in one or more of C, TAL, Java, C#, VB.NET and COBOL
  • Experience with any of the following technologies in a development situation would be advantageous:
    • Pathway
    • Safeguard.
    • SQL/MP.
    • TCP/IP sockets programming.
    • Inter-process messaging.
    • Cryptography.
    • SSH.
    • TLS.
    • Kerberos.
    • RMS.
  • Windows development 
  • git
  • SQL/MP
  • Scripting (Python, Bash, PowerShell, TACL)
  • make
  • Docker
  • Fluency in languages other than English may be valuable, comforte have a global customer base and are happy to use your skills in both your regular role and across teams where this helps
Personal skills
Value driven professional
 
Humble
  • Ready to listen and to share expertise and best practice across own team
  • Open for feedback and flexibility to adapt
Ambitious
  • Taking accountability to drive results
  • Going the extra mile for great customer experience
Smart
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and to set focus
  • Passionate to find pragmatic solutions and to innovate
Humane
  • Caring for other’s well-being in a remote working environment
  • Advocates diversity and fairness

  • Willing to continuously learn and improve skills to keep up with technology changes.
  • Self-learner with an ability to work independently under minimal supervision.
  • Happy to take on a leadership role as and when circumstances dictate.
  • Comfortable discussing technical topics directly with customers.
  • Open to dealing with new and old technologies
Qualification
  • 5+ years of experience in development roles on the NonStop.
  • Degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or a pure science

Why join us

  • Individual freedom – tell us what’s important for YOU!
  • Culture of trust, appreciation, innovation and opportunities
  • The opportunity to make a difference in an agile and fun environment
  • Work with clients in various industries around the world
  • The opportunity to grow continuously as our technology field is so dynamic
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package including profit sharing