Senior C++ Developer - Contract

Senior C++ Developer - Contract

Job Title: Senior C++ Developer - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £350 - 400 per day
Reference: SM001
Contact Name: Scott Mundie
Job Published: April 30, 2019 14:56

Job Description

Senior Software Engineer (C++) – Linux

£350 - £400 depending on experience



One of our long-standing clients has a need for a contractor who has a strong C++ background on Linux. They are migrating their current windows focus system over to Linux. The perfect candidate will be a developer who has mostly Linuxed focused career with some windows-based exposure. You will have to help mentor developers who have been working on Windows for several years.

The company is based in Cambridge and is a real power house in their sector. They have offices over the UK and Europe. They are leading the way in their field and are looking for driven and motivated contractor who can come in and really hit the ground running with this project. This is the perfect opportunity for anyone with a strong C++ background who can help with a migration. A candidate must be able to drive as there isn’t easy public transport links.

The candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • 5 year+ C++ Developer on Linux
  • Windows development exposure
  • Experience with STL
  • Knowledge of Boost

Desirable requirements

  • Helped in a migration from windows to Linux

The company is one of the larges companies in all of Cambridge. They are a billion-pound company that have had massive growth over the last 2 years growing their development teams by 30 people each year. They are now making big steps to improve their software and process and feel the time is right to get a contractor in to help with the migration.

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