Opportunities for permanent roles in a range of business sectors

Software Developer

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable. 

 Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centred on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

 

The Environment & Sustainability team's mission and passion is to advance global sustainability. We believe that environmental health and safety around the world are a 21st century safety challenge and through our work we aim to bring positive change. We test & certify products to meet our health and sustainability standards. World's leading businesses come to us to support their transition to more circular approaches and carbon management. We develop software platforms that help our clients track and measure environmental, supply chain, health, and safety management and sustainability data.

 

As our global footprint continues to grow, we are looking for an Associate or Mid-level Software Developer with a focus on .Net technologies who will support the team develop and maintain a large-scale SaaS enterprise platform, on a diverse suite of products ranging from Sustainability and Supply Chain through to Compliance, Risk Management and Incidents.

What you’ll learn & achieve:

•You will be expected to foster team culture and actively share knowledge, collaborate within your team and help to facilitate communication.
•All developers within the department are expected to design, develop and maintain high quality, production ready code and constructively peer review the code of other developers.
•You will be participating fully in all agile ceremonies and working with your team to define, refine and query requirements and propose approach.
•Your passion for quality will encourage you to engage with the QA team early in development cycle and help them refine test scenarios. It will also encourage you to join and participate in knowledge sharing guilds and learn product areas relevant to your team. This dedication will help keep business on track with continuous integration and delivery and your team to achieve its goals.
•Actively pursue opportunities to improve your knowledge and make use of the help available. This includes refining your understanding of the Agile process and developing an understanding of quality and what it means in a development environment as well as improving your day-to-day software development skills.

What makes you a great fit:

•We are interested in enthusiastic problem solvers and are confident the right person will do well no matter what arena their previous development experience is in or their educational background, however we do expect some development experience in any of the commercial, educational or personal realms.
•Also, your experience of common tools and technologies such as (but not limited to) Microsoft Visual Studio, C#, .NET Framework and .NET Core on Windows platforms, HTML 5, CSS 2.1+ and knowing at least one JavaScript Framework is a real plus. We use REACT/redux with Typescript and Node.js but experience in other JavaScript frameworks should make you able to pick up any new skills required quickly.
•Exposure to any database technology (Oracle, MongoDB etc) is advantageous
•Attention to detail and a focus on quality at every stage is paramount.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What you’ll experience working at UL:

•Mission: At UL, we know why we come to work. Shape the way we approach and deliver our solutions to have a meaningful contribution to society.
•People: Be part of our global team and do your best work! Teamwork, open-feedback and our diversity are our drivers to reach our common mission.
•Interesting work: The work that goes on inside UL is fuelling the future. It challenges you to try fresh approaches, work autonomously, drive change and gain in-depth experience in your field.
•Grow & achieve: Growth and development are part of our DNA. Grow & achieve with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as your very own UL University.
•This is our normal : Competitive remuneration & annual bonus, remote / flexible work options, 25 days annual paid leave, unlimited access to soft drinks, coffee, fruits, lunch and learn sessions. A strong commitment to corporate responsibility and sustainability efforts. All employees receive 2 Volunteer Days off per year to spend participating in an array of volunteer activities.

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.

Curious? To learn more about us and the work we do, visit UL.com

 

UL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Our Talent Acquisition team can provide further information and support reasonable adjustments that a person may require during the interview process. You can read more about our commitment to supporting a diverse and inclusive environment on our website.