Full Stack Software Engineer

Job Description

Job Description: Full Stack Software Engineer
Location: Some days in the Newcastle office and some days work from home
Salary: £30k-£40k + benefits listed below

We are working with an award-winning software business based in the centre of Newcastle. They are innovators in web-based applications for use in customer service environments. Products designed and built by the team have been used by brands including Orange, Barclays, M&S, Tesco, Ford, and Santander to name a few.

The business is fast-paced and high pressure at times but in return you can expect exciting and varied work. You’ll also be an integral part of the business, and you’ll be rewarded as they grow and expand – they have some great plans and they’re backed by some smart, savvy investors.

Having achieved significant demand for their recently launched SaaS quality management platform, they’re looking to evolve and scale their engineering team to accelerate the delivery of their ambitious roadmap.

You’ll be a highly creative, self-motivated, agile-focused full-stack engineer for whom software development is a passion. You’ll need to be able to work well within a small team, and you will also be expected to work unsupervised at times to get the job done. They have a very open and honest way of working and they’re looking for someone who can communicate well with the rest of the team and fit into their relaxed but efficient culture.


The Full Stack Software Engineer will be an integral part of the product-engineering team acting as an experienced developer supporting the team whilst owning and leading the development of key product functions and features.

You’ll get to work with a lot of exciting tools & technologies including;

 Kubernetes & Docker to schedule and run services.
 AWS for all infrastructure
 PHP/Laravel – backend API services
 JavaScript/Vue.JS – front end applications
 Jenkins for our CI/CD pipelines


Highly desired

 4+ years experience building web-based applications
 Experience of building an SPA with an API backend
 JavaScript (Vue JS, Angular, React)
 PHP (Laravel, Symfony)
 Version control such as GIT
 Working with relational databases such as MySQL
 Implementing and enforcing shared coding standards
 Writing effective unit and acceptance tests
 Providing estimates of effort for solutions


 Familiarity with Amazon Web Services including Ec2, RDS, SQS, SES, S3
 Jenkins (CI/CD)
 Kubernetes
 Docker
 Experience working in an agile Kanban environment
 Experience of working remotely


1. Salary: £30-40k per annum dependent on experience
2. Company Pension.
3. 25 days holiday.
4. Flexible working arrangements - we have an office in the centre of Newcastle, but work remotely for part of the week, with team members across the UK.
5. Regular team socials
6. Share options.

If you are interested in the advertised position for Full Stack Software Engineer please ‘Register your interest’ through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role.

Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.

Job Skills

Kubernetes & Docker, AWS for all infrastructure, PHP/Laravel, JavaScript/Vue.JS, Jenkins,

Additional Information

  • Salary:£30000 - £40000 per annum
  • Industry:IT
  • Location:Newcastle upon Tyne

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We have already filled this vacancy.


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