Title/Level: Senior Engineer 1 (see Engineering Ladder below)
Expected Salary Range: £55,000-67,500 per year
Reports to: APM Engineering Manager
Location: UK – Edinburgh, remote, or hybrid
Classification: Full-time employment contract
Actify has an opportunity for a Senior Front-End Engineer to join our team and work on the development of major features in our new applications. Actify Automotive Program Management Suite (APM Suite) is a new-to-market, Azure-hosted, cloud-based web application that supports the automotive program management process for automotive suppliers around the world.
Our front-end technology stack is built on Angular and supported by .Net Core Web APIs. Our database is built using ArangoDB (a hybrid document and graph database) for which we maintain our own open-source driver arangoDB-net-standard.
If you enjoy seeing things through from requirements to production, relish technical challenges and would love to work with a talented & fun team, then we want to hear from you!
Skills and Experience
Engineers at Actify have a broad knowledge of a range of computing concepts including UI design, data structures and algorithms, databases and distributed systems. Our core values require that everyone in the Engineering organization strives to be:
In addition to the above, the candidate must have:
The following would also be beneficial:
This position is based in the UK. We accommodate remote work from anywhere in the UK, including fully remote staff, or you can be based in our Edinburgh office.
Occasional international travel will be required. Remote staff are required to travel to our office in Edinburgh periodically (approximately 4 – 6 times per year).
As well as a competitive salary, our employees receive the following benefits:
Actify Engineering Ladder - Senior Engineer 1
Progression guide: Engineers should reach this level with 5-8 years of industry experience.
Communication and Leadership
Engineering Core Values
As engineers at Actify we strive to uphold the following core values.
We always act according to what matters most, we know when compromise is acceptable and when attention to detail is important, we recognise trade-offs and we make practical choices in line with our commitment to our customers' success.
Attentive to detail
We hold ourselves to a high standard in terms of our product, our codebase and our professional conduct. As individual engineers we are the first and most important line in the defence of the quality of our product and our codebase.
Regardless of success or failure we see everything we do as an opportunity to learn and progress.
We approach problems with a collaborative mindset, understanding that we achieve more when we work together. We value knowledge sharing and we are open to feedback and discussion that helps us improve as individuals and as a team.
Effective in communication
We recognise effective communication as critical to our success. Effective communication allows us to reach a shared vision of what we want to achieve together and includes knowing how to disagree, how to respond positively to criticism and how to deliver effective feedback.
We strive to take an unbiased, honest attitude to every problem we solve.
For over 15 years, Actify has been helping manufacturers to visualize and interact with design, engineering, and manufacturing information. Now Actify is applying everything we have learned to equip automotive suppliers with enterprise-grade solutions to meet the challenges of program-based manufacturing. Once again, we’re forging partnerships with leaders and innovators in the supplier community to create a new class of software, Actify Automotive Program Management, that speeds operations, improves productivity, and supports continuous improvement.
Actify serves a global customers base, over 85% of whom are in the automotive supply chain. Actify is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan with its R&D center in Edinburgh, Scotland, and sales and support locations in the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom.
Employees of Actify share these common values:
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