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Senior Software Engineer - Perl


Job Title:
Senior Software Engineer - Perl

Job Ref:
1684

Location:
Tower Bridge, SE1

Brand:
Zoopla

Discipline:
Technology

Job Description

Closing date for applications 11th May 2018

Salary £65,000 to £80,000

We are seeking a hard-working, high-performing senior software engineer to join our dedicated team based in Central London.

Working on cross-functional Agile teams, our engineers build the platform behind all aspects of the business, including our websites, data processing, search, analysis, reporting, CRM and finance.

Our platform architecture is based on AWS, Perl (Mojo, Mason), NodeJS, MySQL, Memcached, Gearman and Python with deployment using Jenkins and Docker.

As well as being a master of all things Perl, you`ll be expected to also be able to write code using at least one other scripting language or platform (e.g. Node, Python etc)

Key Responsibilities

You`ll be key in helping to build new features and enhancements to our platform. This could include the APIs that drive our website, back-end tools, intensive/distributed data processing, search technology, complex valuation algorithms, and server control functionality.

Skills required:

Essential:

  • Perl platform development
  • MySQL experience
  • Proficiency in at least one other scripting language or platform (eg Node, Python etc)
  • Agile team experience

Desired:

  • Linux, Apache, MySQL, HTML::Mason, AWS
ZPG Plc (LSE:ZPG) ("ZPG") owns and operates some of the UK`s most trusted property and household-related digital brands including Zoopla, uSwitch, PrimeLocation, Money and Hometrack.
ZPG helps empower smarter property and household decisions. It has an unrivalled proposition with its websites and mobile apps attracting over 50 million visits per month and over 25,000 business partners using its services.
ZPG was founded in 2007 and has a highly experienced management team, led by Founder & CEO, Alex Chesterman OBE.