Senior Software Engineer - Solutions Engineering

London, UK
Solutions Engineering
Employment type
Permanent / Full-Time
On Site / Office
Up to £80,000 - £100,000 per annum + competitive company bonus scheme

Who are Vorboss:

Vorboss is building London’s next-generation business fibre network. This is a responsibility that we take seriously; we understand that for most businesses, reliable fibre internet is as important as heat, electricity, and water. We want to completely change the fibre network in London (and beyond), and we’re on the hunt for smart, talented people to join us.

At Vorboss, we do the right thing—no matter what. Our unwavering focus on engineering excellence and unrivalled commitment to customer service is trusted by the most important organisations across the UK and Europe in the technology, pharmaceutical, financial, and e-commerce industries.  

We’re proud to have earned one of the best reputations in the industry, and it is essential to us that we maintain that reputation as we grow. Our team is tight knit and highly talented. We trust each other to do the right thing, take responsibility, and be a champion for our collective success.  

We’re looking for talented, smart people to join us as we embark on this exciting period of growth. Our vision for Vorboss is to be ‘the best job that someone ever had’, regardless of how long they stay with us, and promise to provide a supportive workplace based on respect and trust.

Role overview:

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our Solutions Engineering team.

We're looking for a full stack engineer who thrives in varied environments and enjoys collaborating with both engineering teams and business stakeholders and finds it easy to approach problems from both high-and low-level perspectives.

You'll have the opportunity to work with a variety of cutting-edge technologies, using your keen eye for design, technical skills, and product mindset to create solutions that focus on solving the problems that our users care about the most.

As a senior member of the Solutions Engineering team, you’ll not only be contributing to the development of the tools and applications that we create, but you’ll be instrumental in planning and co-ordinating the structure and design of them. You’ll work closely with stakeholders to make sure that the things we build solve the right problems, and increase efficiency.

Key responsibilities:

  • Mentorship: Provide guidance and mentorship to less experienced team members, fostering a culture of learning and growth within the team.
  • Setting Standards: Uphold high standards in user experience and coding practices, contributing to the maintenance of a clean, efficient codebase.
  • API Design and Development: Design and develop robust APIs with a strong emphasis on GraphQL.
  • Work closely with other teams to understand their needs and develop solutions that improve operational efficiency.
  • Collaborate with team members to identify system requirements and plan projects.
  • Design, develop, and maintain software tools and applications according to specifications.
  • Contribute to the full software development lifecycle, from concept to deployment and maintenance.
  • Document development processes, code, and user guides for internal and external use.
  • Improving Developer Experience: Working with a continuous improvement mindset to help refine our development process so that we can ship higher quality products faster.
  • Building the Team: Taking part in shaping our team for the future by proactively contributing to improving our ways of working.

The right candidate:

  • Adaptability in a Fast-Paced Environment: Thrives in dynamic settings and can quickly adapt to the evolving needs of the business. Comfortable with rapid changes and able to maintain high performance under pressure.
  • Proactive and Self-Motivated: A true go-getter who takes initiative without waiting for directions. Demonstrates a self-starter attitude with the drive to learn and tackle new challenges independently.
  • Takes Responsibility: Takes proactive ownership of tasks and responsibilities and agrees that engineers should own their product's entire life cycle.
  • Collaborative and Solutions-Orientated: Excellent at collaborating with cross-functional teams, understanding their needs, and proactively offering solutions. Displays strong communication skills and a team-oriented mindset.

    Must Have Skills:
  • Strong Experience in NodeJS and Typescript.
  • Strong Experience with both consuming and developing GraphQL APIs
  • Strong Experience working with React or other front end development frameworks.
  • Experience with relational databases.
  • Experience with Containers, Kubernetes, CI/CD, IaaC tooling, and Public Cloud platforms.

    Desirable Skills:
  • Experience with graph databasesand low & no-code tools.
  • Familiarity with digital design tools such as Figma.
  • Familiarity with schema first database development, especially with Prisma ORM.


We believe in taking care of our staff bothmentally and physically and in order to support this we offer a range ofbenefits that you can access.  

• Employee Share Plan-Once an employee at Vorboss,we offer the opportunity to become a share holder in the company*.

• Company pension scheme.

• Bonus scheme.

• 5% of your annual salary to go towards anytraining course of your choice**.

• 25 days of annual leave allowance that increaseswith years served (excluding bank holidays).

• Private Healthcare.

• Life assurance.

• Income Protection.

• Access to Spill, our mental health supportpartner.

• Cycle to work scheme.  

• Half price gym memberships through the healthcareprovider.

• Free eye test.

• Travel loan.

• Hastee app, to help manage your salary and finances.

 (*Terms & conditions apply- amount possible to buy is capped and contingent on pre-existing variables.) 

    (**This is capped up to a certain salary). 

Diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunities:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

We aim to create a working environment free of bullying, harassment, victimisation, and unlawful discrimination, promoting dignity and respect for all, and where individual differences and the contributions of all staff are recognised and valued.

This commitment includes training managers and all other employees about their rights and responsibilities under the equality, diversity, and inclusion policy. Responsibilities include staff conducting themselves to help the organisation provide equal opportunities in employment, and prevent bullying, harassment, victimisation, and unlawful discrimination.

Vorboss promotes step-free access at our main headquarters, whilst taking into consideration physical barriers employees might face across all other sites.