FreeAgent, Edinburgh and REMOTE
At FreeAgent we help freelancers and small businesses be more successful by putting them in control of their company finances.
We have built a multi-award-winning accounting app that offers full end-to-end compliance, from time tracking to tax return filing. We're based in beautiful Edinburgh and we're growing from strength to strength with over 70,000 paying customers and strong YoY growth. Our NPS is amazing (68!) - customers love what we do and our team get to make a real impact.
We're a growing team of over 160 people. The majority of our team are based in Edinburgh, but we have staff distributed across the UK (50% of our engineering team are distributed). We're going through a growth spurt so if you want to help us make small businesses awesome at doing their finances, take a look at our vacancies (more details here -> https://www.freeagent.com/company/careers):
* Product engineers, mid/senior/principal - you'll be working predominantly with Ruby on Rails but you don't need to have experience of this tech - we'll get you up to speed.
* Platform engineers, mid/senior/principal - opportunities to work on large-scale refactorings, developer tooling, cloud migration (AWS specifically)
* Engineering managers/team leads
You can apply directly via the website but feel free to get in touch with me directly (olly [at] freeagent [dot] com) if you have any questions. Happy to chat!
(We are looking for UK-based full-time staff only right now)
You will be part of a small team building bespoke business intelligence tools. You won’t be bored, nor micro-managed. The tech stack is young, so you still have the opportunity to influence the development of a clean and modern ES6, React and Python 3 codebase.
What we can offer you:
- Unlimited holidays
- Flexible working
- Competitive salary
- Space to grow – we encourage projects or interests outside work.
What you can offer us:
- Passion for what you do and a willingness to learn new technologies.
- Commercial experience with frameworks like React and AngularJS.
Edinburgh Genome Foundry | Senior Software Engineer - Synthetic Biology and Automation | Edinburgh, UK | ONSITE | Full-time
We are looking for a computational software engineer to join one of the largest automated platforms for synthetic biology globally.
The Foundry is a unique facility at the University of Edinburgh specialized in large-scale genetic engineering projects for academic and industrial research. We are automating the assembly of genetic constructs up to chromosome size, with an ambition to deliver custom DNA seven days a week with minimal human intervention from order to shipping.
You will use your computational and organizational skills to help us develop the services that orchestrate our platform, making it smarter, faster and more reliable. This is a great opportunity to contribute to exciting research projects (e.g. in gene and cell therapy, metabolic engineering) while developing expertise in Laboratory Information Management Systems, software architecture for automation, computer-aided DNA design and manufacturing, and web development.
Your work will be mainly open-source and have visibility in the Synthetic Biology and Laboratory Automation communities, enabling biological projects at an unprecedented scale!
Duration: fixed term for 2 years in the first instance. Full job description and application: https://www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec...
EGF website: https://genomefoundry.org
EGF Software Projects: https://edinburgh-genome-foundry.github.io