Senior Software Engineer


Time Type

Full time


Competitive Salary


Amazing Benefits

Close Date


Area of Business

Data Insight & Analytics


Reading - Green Park, Brook Drive

Job ID 00031641

About the role

We are committed in our journey to transform our Digital capability by using data at its core.

We're looking a Data Services Engineer to work alongside our data science and platforms teams to build the data products integrating our digital channels.

You'll be responsible for building, deploying and supporting our data services which include pricing, identity, and personalisation.

This is a varied, hands-on role where you will help to architect systems ensuring they are extensible and reusable.

Who we are

At Virgin Media O2 we're going All In, to remove bias and barriers for our people and our candidates. We're working hard to achieve bold ambitions, to help us better represent the diverse communities we serve across the UK. As an equal opportunities employer, we support and encourage you, to be your authentic self throughout your application journey.

The must haves

In order to be considered, you must have the following experience;

  • Demonstrable experience of backend development using Python.
  • Experienced with designing and writing APIs.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing principles.

The other stuff we're looking for

We'd also love you to bring;

  • Education in Computer Science
  • Knowledge of software engineering practices and procedures, eg, code reviews.

What's in it for you?

We know that benefits mean so much more than the 'stuff' we can give you, so we offer a wide range of support, rewards and tools - all focused on helping you to prioritise what really matters.

All work and no play just isn't our style! We're already planning our future ways of working, for when life becomes a little more normal again. We're constantly evolving our approach to enable you to find a great work life balance.

Next steps

If we feel like a place where you can belong, we'd love to learn more about you. Once you've submitted an application the next steps of the process, if successful, are likely to include a two stage interview process.

When you apply, you'll be asked about any adjustments you might need to support the recruitment process. Let us know, and we'll be sure to discuss it with you. Thanks for your patience in the meantime and for showing an interest in joining the Virgin Media O2 family.

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