Junior Software Developer

An exciting opportunity has become available in the U.K’s leading biometric software company. Human Recognition Systems are looking for a dynamic individual to join their product and technology team to support in the design and creation of new biometric solutions and industry leading robust products.

Applicants should be passionate about developing software in an agile software development environment and be looking for a challenge.

Roles & Responsibilities

To perform software developer activities in the product develop group participating in all stages of the product development lifecycle from requirements capture through to deployment.

To act as a techincal resource within the product development group to support on project delivery or support activities where required

  • Produce clear and accurate code that meets design requirements to deadlines
  • Provide regular, accurate and timely status reports to line manager and team with regard to project status and issues
  • Participate in daily SCRUMS and follow agile software processes
  • Create User Guides/ Help Manuals/Support Documentation etc. to a consistently high standard
  • Interact with customer support team to resolve issues regarding internal applications
  • Work with customer delivery team to help with the setup and management of both hardware and software
  • Identify and address own personal and professional development needs, and show commitment to continued learning
  • Where necessary support in the testing of HRS products to the standards outlined by the QA team


  • Adhere to all internal administrative processes/ procedures and their respective timelines set by the company and line manager
  • Identify and address personal and professional development needs and demonstrate a commitment to continuous learning
  • Demonstrate the company values and behaviours in all aspects of their work

The right person


  • Technical Degree (or similar e.g. Microsoft Certified Application Developer)



  • Programming knowledge with the ability to code well in at least one programming language
  • Understanding of relation databases and ability to query
  • Worked in a commercial environment
  • Have developed software for fun or personal project
  • Web development experience


  • 1 year of C# .net experience in a commercial development environment
  • Experience in developing mobile applications
  • Web Application development

Personal Attributes

  • Problem solving skills, with an eye for detail
  • Passionate and enthused by technology
  • Well organised, with ability to prioritise where necessary
  • Professional and mature personality
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary: Competitive + Signing Up Bonus
  • Start date: ASAP


We offer a variety of rewards and benefits including:

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Eye care scheme
  • Free parking
  • Part subsidised gym membership
  • Part subsidised social events
  • Generous group personal pension scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption leave...

...and much more.

Equality, Diversity & Wellbeing

We are committed to building a diverse workplace and it’s an essential part of the way we do business. AT HRS everyone’s voice is heard and it is important to us that everyone can learn from each other. We believe that building understanding, respect and appreciation for each other contributes to our success.
As an Investor in People, the health and wellbeing of our team is really important to us and we want people to be as passionate about their lives as they are about work.

Sounds like the job for you?

If you think it does, we'd love to hear from you.

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