Senior Software Developer

Operations & Planning Systems

Competitive salary + Bonus + Pension

Working for Tracsis....

We are a SME who is big enough to make things happen but small enough to care about our employees and who prides itself on working with a blue chip client base including the majority of the UK transport operators such as Arriva, First, Stagecoach, Go-Ahead, National Express and Virgin.

We won the Yorkshire Business Award for SME of the Year in 2016 and in the same year won the £10 - £50 million Turnover Category Winner for the Yorkshire Post Excellent in Business Awards 2016. Our success is down to the way we work, the opportunities we seek and act upon and our amazing employees who make everything happen.

We are currently recruting for two new Senior Software Developers to join our Leeds team.

  • Competitive salary + Bonus + Pension + additional employee benefits
  • Based in Leeds
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Flexi Time scheme

As an experienced Senior Software Developer, you will be based within our operations and planning systems team based in Leeds and the team provides bespoke solutions to a variety of operators within the rail industry and the projects worked on span a wide range from enterprise-wide software as a service applications to sophisticated optimisation solutions.

You will either have a good working knowlege of Haskell or be keen to learn. As a team, we are driven to improve the rail industry and we hope you will share this passion with us. You will rely upon your excellent problem solving skills to assist with software that helps the rail industry to run smoothly and efficiently.

You will work on the full development life cycle working on both Brownfield and Greenfield software development projects at enterprise level, which means you will work across different technologies and whilst utilising your current skills, you will also develop new ones.Whatever the domain, we emphasise the best technical practices and value long term quality.Key

Accountabilities and Responsibilities

Developing and delivering software to agreed timescales.

Working as part of a small development team, providing support to other team members where necessaryAnalysis of product requirements.

Estimating resources and identifying risks to achieve project goals.

Tech Stack

Developing a cloud-hosted, high-availability software product. Hosted largely in AWS, written mainly in Haskell, but with some components in C#. Supporting tools include Grafana, Nagios, Zookeeper, Smartstack. Day-to-day work could be any or all of these technologies, so people with a desire / proven ability to learn new things are preferred!

To apply: If working for Tracsis is your next career move, apply with a c.v and details of your current remuneration to Louise Hodgson, Divisional HR Advisor at

Closing date for applications: 30 March 2019

We looking forward to receiving your c.v's. Strictly no agencies. Applications received from agencies will not be considered and unsolicited calls from agencies are not welcome.

Posted: 05 September 2018