Principal Software Engineer

MCS Group


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    £65,000 - £75,000

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MCS Group is seeking a Principal Software Engineer for a key hire within a brand new technology firm setting up in Belfast in 2019. This firm have grown from strength-to-strength off a unique technology offering, counting over 20% of Fortune 500 firms as customers. We're seeking Principal Software Developers eager to take the next step in seniority in their career; you'll play an integral role in the growth of the Belfast office, selecting new tech and contributing a truly unique culture. This isn't another mundane management role, you'll get the chance to contribute hands-on and keep your engineering skills sharp.

This is the perfect role for a senior technologist who is keen to take on senior responsibility, while staying hands-on technically.

The Role

The Principal Engineer will immerse themselves in the creation of both new and a flagship existing SaaS platforms.

You'll be a hands-on player, implementing new technology, setting direction and selecting languages to overcome specific problems and challenges.

You'll take ownership of specific products and acting as a champion for quality.

You'll play a key role in recruitment and the continued growth of the Belfast office.

The Person

You'll have significant software engineering experience (either C# or Java).

You'll have experience to the design and creation of scalable systems.

You'll be passionate about new technologies, with an awareness of DevOps, Security and Performance.


Circa £60-70,000 plus package.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby, Senior IT Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Job Snapshot

Job Type
Permanent Full-Time
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Job Roles
Software Developer, Software Engineer, C# Developer
Min Experience
No Minimum Requirement
Employer Type
Recruitment Agency
Chris Busby
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Employer Details

MCS Group

Flax House,
83 - 91 Adelaide Street,
Co. Antrim,

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