I.T. & Communications

Senior Software Engineer

Full Time

Your Job

As a software engineer at Indeed Aberdeen, you will work as part of the Enterprise Advertiser team, working across and creating a range of applications designed for advertisers to get the best performance from their ads on Indeed. This includes making sure that formerly-separate ads products are easily available within Indeed Ads, and ensuring that Indeed Ads are available anywhere they are needed within the Indeed ecosystem.

You will play a key role in designing, developing, and maintaining scalable and testable solutions using bleeding edge technology with current best practices. A part of the role will require cross team collaboration and mentorship of the more junior members of the team.


Owning entire projects, from working with a Product Manager and a UX Designer on the problem being solved, possible solutions, the UI design, implementation and analytics. You should possess a mix of technical strength, business strength and good product ideas.
Collaborate with designers, product managers and other engineers to design product experiences
Build scalable solutions that will interact with other systems within the organisation
Develop front-end applications using industry best practices and adhering to Indeeds UI standards, using modern Javascript and Typescript frameworks (such as React).
Write effective backend systems which are maintainable and business focused.
Continually improve our technical stack and processes
Maintain existing tools and infrastructure as necessary
Participate in usability testing
Help drive the technical direction of the product and mentor other team members

Who You Are

We’re looking for someone who:

Understands the end user and can build simple, elegant solutions
Thinks about why something needs to be built, not just what needs to be built
Loves to learn and develop new skills continuously
Is willing to work in a tech stack deemed most suitable for the project
Is excited to work on testing a variety of product ideas, either currently underway or conceived in the future


BS or MS in Computer Science (or equivalent)
Experience developing front-end systems, with knowledge of React an advantage
Experience with backend and API development across the full development lifecycle.
Knowledge of Java, .Net or Python is strongly preferred
Understanding of system design patterns and best practices
Working knowledge of Agile practices
Experience with unit testing and automated testing a plus

N.B. We are cleared for this hire to work remotely from anywhere in Scotland. But cannot be full time remote from outside Scotland.

Who we are

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad, Dublin, Aberdeen and Vancouver, we are improving people’s lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

Our Mission

As the world’s number 1 job site*, our mission is to help people get jobs. We strive to cultivate an inclusive and accessible workplace where all people feel comfortable being themselves. We’re looking to grow our teams with more people who share our enthusiasm for innovation and creating the best experience for job seekers.

(*comScore Total Visits, March 2021)

Salary Range Disclaimer

The base salary range represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed’s total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Restricted Stock Units (RSUs), an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits.

Salary Range Transparency

Aberdeen 61,000 – 88,000 GBP per year

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