Junior Software Engineer (Sales & Bid Team)

Competitive | London | Permanent
Posted 6 months ago

Junior Software Engineer (Sales & Bid Team) - Old Street Station - Up to £58,000 OTE - DevOps/Cloud/Agile/SDN

The Opportunity
If you're considering a career in Cloud, DevOps and Agile Software but would prefer to kick start your career with higher potential earnings please get in touch.
InterQuest’s client are searching for SW engineering’s best and brightest graduates in computer sciences focused on telecoms. This is a great opportunity to learn new skills with pioneering technology surrounding SW for virtualized telecoms networks, VMware, OpenStack and micro-services architectures.

The Company
A global high technology brand within Software Defined Networking (SDN) operating in 75 countries as a manufacturer of communications network equipment and solutions. Helping telecoms operators (BT, Virgin Media, Verizon) virtualise their networks and improve their offerings globally.

25 Years of industry and technology leadership.

The Role
It’s a challenging role engineering applications and SW whilst assisting sales of next generation SDN (Software Defined Networking) platforms and applications. You would be working with industry leaders to engineer and customize cutting edge software in the SDN/NFV area.

You will assist with the design and development of customer driven applications in lab environments. You will write applications utilizing open-source software for Python or Java, Web based APIs.

• Application & SW engineering
• Supporting customer knowledge transfer by means of presentations, workshops, PoC, customer proposals
• Customizing SW and implementing to 3rd party physical and virtual environments
• Introducing new features and concepts into carrier networks
• Collaborate internally with Product, Sales and Services Teams as a technical resource for customer initiatives
• Support proposals and sales of SW related products

The Candidate
You’ll need first class technical skills surrounding software development and scripting (gained in university), a solid understanding of Linux OS/VMware/OpenStack/Docker based Tools and IP Data Networking.
We are looking for people with the capability and potential to be a tip-top sales professional; positive, driven, understand customer/business needs and ability to create customer relationships.
You’ll need to have studied an advanced computer science field and preferably with a placement in a telecom related company.

Skills Required (Must Have)
• Scripting and SW Development - Python, YAML Language, RESTful WebServices, etc
• Technical knowledge in fibre optic transport and Ethernet / IP data networking

Skills Required (Desired)
• Python/Java/C development experience (more than just scripting)
• Experience programming in a Linux environment (preferably Ubuntu)
• Experience with any of the following: JSON/XML or Yang/Netconf/Tosca or REST/HTTP API

For more information about this role, please contact:

Laura Monument

laura.monument@interquestgroup.com
01442 285 014

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