Programmer and Software Developer

Exceedra is an innovative young technology company creating award-winning software. Our solution simplifies and streamlines Trade Promotion Management (TPM) in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Electronics and Pharmaceuticals sectors. Exceedra is a UK headquartered business supporting a global customer base, with offices located in the United States and Australia. Our client base includes familiar household names such as Weetabix, Birdseye and Tyrrells. 

Exceedra has a database-backed B2B application that is packaged and delivered to tens of clients, often with some configuration. Exceedra is seeking two experienced Programmers/Software Developers with the ability to advance into functional and business roles.

Reports To

The successful/chosen candidate would report directly to and work closely with the Senior Management as constituted from time to time.


A basic salary of £60,000-£70,000 dependant on aptitude, experience and drive.

Closing Date

All applications must be received by [8th February 2018]

All applications must be accompanied by a CV or similar document with contact details. A cover letter is also preferred.

Job Specification

The role will entail (not exhaustively) the following broad key responsibilities and deliverables;

  • Taking full ownership for delivery of technical tasks, including detailed technical design, code development and unit testing.
  • Resolving issues identified by internal and client testers as identified during project testing phases.
  • Contributing to the estimation process through accurately tracking time worked on tasks.
  • Providing updates on progress of tasks to the technical lead and project manager.
  • Creation of complex stored procedures involving CTEs, explicit transactions, shredding and creation of XML and exception handling
  • Database backed N-tier applications
  • Kimball methodologies for Data Warehousing
  • Working the data sets on the order of millions of rows
  • Query performance tuning for large datasets
  • ETL from flat-file and we-service XML sources
  • Using BIML for creation of SISS packages
  • Collaborate with team members to develop various systems.
  • Develop and test code, fix bugs, and profile and optimize code as directed.
  • Follow best practices, development processes, and coding standards.
  • Document and peer review technical designs with other software engineers.
  • Communicate with other team members when required external customers to determine requirements.
  • Work well together with other team members in a cooperative, cross-disciplinary team environment.
  • Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks.
Qualifications & Experience

Exceedra has no specific or rigid requirements in respect of qualifications and experience. We are open to listening to and examining each candidate on his/her individual merits.

What is more important is trustworthiness, an enquiring mind and a driven work ethic to obtain results.

Qualifications and experience are, of course, important in respect of considering the merits of an application and one’s generic aptitude. Graduates may have a natural occupational advantage in terms of demonstrating skills and aptitude. 

Preferred Experience & Knowledge

Experience, knowledge or exposure to the following would be advantageous in a role which involves a lot of technical data handling and familiarity with IT projects and specialist areas of IT provision;

  • 10+ years of database development using SQL Server or Oracle DB.
  • 10+ years of experience on Trade Spend Management Applications
  • 10+ years of experience coding with PL/SQL

Primarily in the Vauxhall, London or individual client sites across the UK, Europe and North America. There may also be scope for some home working on some occasions. 

Working hours are standard full-time working hours: 9:00am-5:30pm in addition to extra hours when needed to meet business needs.


Full Name (required)

Your Email (required)


Your Message

Upload CV (PDF & Word Doc only) (required)

Are you human?

Experiencing difficulties?

Click Here