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An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic software engineer to work in software development at Aculab PLC.

Aculab, a UK based manufacturer of software for the telecommunications and speech processing market, is looking for someone, based in Milton Keynes, to work in the team responsible for developing and maintaining Aculab Cloud, Aculab's Communications Platform-as-a-Service.

Work in the team covers a variety of tasks including programming, system administration, development of back end services, designing APIs and SDKs for a variety of platforms and languages and maintenance of a resilient distributed system.

Candidates should have a good programming background.

Education required:

·       Good bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science or a similar subject.

A short programming test will be given during the interview.

The following are essential:

·       Programming languages:
  • JavaScript
  • HTML, HTML5 and CSS
·       Experience of:
  • Developing Progressive Web Apps and/or React Native Apps
  • Browser and client side web development
  • Building secure, distribuited systems
·       Working knowledge of IP protocols and networking
·       Understanding of memory management and multi-threading
·       Bright, motivated, analytical, quick to learn
·       Good communication and team working skills

The following would be advantageous:                               

·       Programming languages:
  • Swift
  • Java
  • Python
·       Working knowledge of:
  • Real time and telecommunications media processing
  • AWS services
  • Linux, system administration and system programming

The candidate:                               

The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated team worker with a creative and imaginative approach to solving problems and good interpersonal skills. In return, we provide a friendly, supportive and collaborative environment where you and your work are valued.

The company

Established in 1978 Aculab has grown into a multinational company, selling into over 40 countries. Aculab's mission statement includes the phrase “to maintain a work environment of satisfaction, pride and fun”. A flat management structure and empowered staff add to the enjoyment and personal satisfaction of working at Aculab.