Sanderson Solutions Group

Senior Software Developer Job – Remote

Bristol City Centre
December 24, 2023
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Job Description

We are a £400million group of recruitment businesses that was first set up by Keith Dawe, a Bristol-based entrepreneur, over 40yrs ago. We have turned Sanderson Solutions Group from a small Bristol business into the international player that it is today. We now operate Sanderson, our principal company alongside a multitude of other businesses, such as Method, Amber, Fuse, Hingham’s, and more. It is with Keith’s unrivalled knowledge and experience, along with our senior leadership team, that we are able to turn a seed of a recruitment business into a £multi-million operation. We work with businesses in many ways, from acquisitions and mergers to investments only. Get in touch to find out how we can help you.

Job TitleSenior Software Developer
SectorGovernment / Defence
LocationBristol City Centre
Salary£45000-£75000 bonus training

We are looking for talented engineers (Java and AWS) to join a forward thinking, modern organisation operating in the Secure Government Sectors (National Security, Defence, PubSec). As a result, the right candidate MUST BE A SOLE BRITISH NATIONAL AND HAVE LIVED IN THE UK CONTINUOUSLY FOR THE PAST 10 YEARS. You do not have to hold Government clearance, but you will be required to attain a high level of clearance.

You will responsible for the design and development of complex software solutions for a range of Government organisations across National Security, Defence and the Public Sector. You will primarily be focused on development, there will be opportunities to be involved in architecture, mentor junior members of staff and lead on projects, depending on your level of experience – the opportunities for progression and personal development are numerous. You’ll be involved from end to end, conception to delivery working with a variety contemporary, emerging pieces of tech.

Initially, you will be working closely with a Central Government client using interesting tech, doing interesting work all ultimately with the aim of keeping the country safe. There are a plethora of opportunities to get involved with a number of different projects right across the Secure UK Government Sectors.


  • You must have demonstrable, working knowledge in Java and AWS
  • An understanding of other languages so that you are adaptable and versatile
  • Worked in an agile environment using methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban
  • A willingness to learn, and take advantage of the upskilling provided

The right candidate will be joining an established organisation with a variety of interesting projects of national importance. Working in an autonomous team, you’ll be part of a vibrant and inclusive workplace that looks after its employees that seeks to grow with you, allowing for flexible start times, budgets for training, and a matched pension/healthcare package. You will receive 5 full days worth of funded training, and be sponsored through a high level of security clearance.