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 Software Developer to join our base platform team remotely in the UK.
The team is responsible for developing secure cloud native .net core applications leveraging Azure by employing techniques such as TDD, BDD, DDD, Pair programming etc.
They adhere to SSDLC and often make use of practices such as threat modelling, PenTest, Bug Bounty etc to improve the security of our applications.
They are an agile team who follow a Kanban / Scrum approach depending upon the needs.
What you’ll learn & achieve :
Build a brand-new cloud native platform leveraging Azure services to support our mission
Collaborate with various global teams to develop software products
Work closely with Microsoft to provide best of breed technology solutions for our customers
Access to Pluralsight and various other training resources (eg : UL University) to continue your personal development
Improve your coaching skills by mentoring other less experienced members within the team
Work towards continual deployment with a secure DevOps mindset
What makes you a great fit :
Professional experience with C#, .Net, .Net Core
Familiar with APIs, Micro services and Service Oriented Architecture
A good grasp of software engineering best practice and familiar with Kanban / Scrum methodologies
Strong technical knowledge and experience in cloud software systems design such as Azure or AWS with significant experience in latest distributed computing constructs.
Strong inclination to automation and software driven engineering
Effective verbal and written communication skills and methods; with multiple levels of internal stakeholders
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively across teams, functional groups and divisions
Deliver high volume and high transaction systems for critical business systems
Nice to have :
Experience with front end tools such as Angular JS (10 or 11)
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 120 + 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, 25 days 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