Software Developer

Are you enthusiastic and self-motivated? Ready to hit the ground running? Do you have experience in .Net or web application development? If you answered YES to all of the above, then OAL needs to hear from you!

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Software Developer to work within the award-winning OAL Connected SBU at OAL. From day one, you’ll be fully immersed in projects and will very quickly become a valuable member of a team full of industry experts.

Role responsibility & accountability

  • Work within development teams/individually to expand and support current OAL software as well as develop new software (Windows and Web applications)

  • Apply thorough testing of any software - automated unit and integrations tests

  • Execute full software development life cycle

  • Create internal and external specification & user guides

  • Compliance with relevant health and safety regulations and quality standards.

  • Visit customer sites in the UK and abroad to undertake deployment of any new software

  • Attend internal and customer meetings to facilitate the above

Essential skills we require as a minimum

  • Minimum BSc Higher Degree in Computer Science or IT related subject with an emphasis on programming

  • Four years or more experience in a commercial software role

  • Knowledge of the following programming languages C#.Net, SQL are key

  • Knowledge of Agile/SCRUM framework

  • Experience in integrating multiple programming languages

  • You will be able to interpret and clearly articulate technical and complex information to present to a wide-ranging audience

  • You will be proactive, able to influence others and build rapport quickly, developing long-term relationships

  • You will enjoy responsibility, solving unexpected problems and challenging the status quo

  • A full UK driving licence

Desired skills /experience

  • ASP.Net 2.1 core or later

  • Web API (Rest services)

  • Angular 2+

  • Bootstrap

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • TypeScript

  • Entity Framework

About OAL Connected

OAL Connected provides market-leading, award-winning label and date code verification systems, installed on over 1,200 packaging lines in the UK and overseas.

Closing Date: 15/01/2019

Reference: SD1018

Salary: Up to £35-40,000 dependent on qualifications and experience. 

Location: OAL's Head Office, Peterborough with occasional travel to customer sites. 

Vacancy type: Full-time


Why apply?

As a growing SME, we can provide fantastic opportunities in a fast-paced organisation. You’ll quickly become an integral part of the team with full responsibility and ownership. The role has a competitive salary and our strong professional development philosophy encourages on-the-job training and supports qualifications.


If so, please apply for the vacancy below or send an email to with your CV and covering letter referencing the job which is of interest to you.

Lauren MoirOAL