A movement of change is here

 

Our vision is simple. We are united by a common mission to deliver technology that fundamentally changes how people in the energy industry work.

We exist to empower the people who power the world. The skilled workforce of the energy industry has been historically ignored by technology. We're here to change that.

We are looking for Engineers to join our new Software Engineering Hub in Belfast, Northern Ireland as we continue to build a scalable, highly-resilient and services orientated platform. 

 

 

 

 

Since its inception in 2014, RigUp has now raised more than $450 million. October 2019 represented a key milestone as we raised $300 million Series D funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), existing investors Founders FundBedrock Capital, and Quantum Energy Partners also put money in the round in addition to new investors UK-based Baillie Gifford and Brookfield Growth Partners.

https://a16z.com/portfolio/ 

The Engineering Team at RigUp are building our next generation marketplace, we are focused on domain-driven design, organised into agile cross-functional teams composed of Engineering, Product and Design. Engineers at RigUp are key contributors to the design & build of the core features & services that underpin our next generation marketplace.  The role doesn't just focus on shipping code/product, it also involves taking a holistic outlook and using skills & knowledge to influence the technical direction of our products.

We need motivated and self-directed engineers who want to deliver real business value.  Are you a delivery focussed engineer that seeks to understand the purpose of your project and how it fits into the larger view?  Do you see mistakes as learning opportunities, not just for you, but for our team as well? Are you an engineer that is passionate about high-quality code, you consistently leave code and projects better than you found them?  Do you take a proactive approach to continuous learning, actively encourage positive change and leading by example?

Sound like you? Keep reading

 

We are Hiring Front-EndBack-End & Full-Stack engineers at various levels including staff and senior.

Technologies: MicroServices orientated architecture, Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes & Docker, React.js, Typescript, Material-UI, Apollo Client/Server, Graph QL, Node.js, NestJS

  • Front-End: excellent programming in Javascript (ES5/6/7), solid experience delivering React applications.  We use: React, TypeScript, Material-UI, Graph QL/Apollo client, Cypress, Jest, Webpack, NextJS
  • Back-End: enterprise-scale Node.js & Javascript (ES5/6/7) or Golang/Python, a strong background in Pipeline (CI/CD) & DevOps.  Combining skills in GraphQL/Apollo client/server would be a distinct advantage.  We are predominantly Postgres & MongoDB

 

What You'll Be Doing 

  • Design, build & render product feature-capability using best of breed languages, frameworks, and technologies
  • Mentor & coach engineers across our team, provide guidance and support with a sense of stewardship for their growth
  • Influence the wider engineering team through demos, information sharing and design proposals
  • Foster a culture of engineering best practices and champion continuous improvement
  • Exert your passion and forward-thinking to influence the technical direction of our products and platforms (architecture, engineering principles, design patterns)
  • Be part of a team which values creativity, ambition and ownership
  • Over time develop deep expertise in our product, architecture and tech stack 

 

What You Should Have 

  • Proficient in one or more of Javascript (ES5/6/7), React, Node.js, Golang, Python
  • In-depth understanding of the Technologies, Tools & Frameworks in our Tech-Stack
  • Familiar with containerisation and Kubernetes (a plus, but not required)
  • Delivery focussed with solid experience building products in a service orientated architecture
  • Pragmatic & adaptable outlook, balancing the desire to ship code/product with the responsibility to get it right, above all, you'll get stuff done
  • A disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance, you own your code from design to production
  • Passion & curiosity for technology, you'll bring a creative approach to solving business problems
  • Proven track record in learning new technologies and applying that learning quickly
  • Experience in remote collaboration with teams in different timezones
  • Computer Science, Computer Engineering, STEM degree or equivalent practical/commercial experience
  • Note. Prospective applicants must have the permanent right to work in the United Kingdom

 

Front-End

  • Strong commercial experience delivering React applications or are proficient in another modern technology like Vue.js/AngularJS and are keen to transition
  • In-depth understanding of front-end technologies & frameworks 

Back-End

  • Experience with cloud computing providers, in order of preference: GCP (a plus), AWS, Azure
  • Practical exposure of CI/CD pipelines for your production service

 

What we offer

You’ll receive a benefits package that is one of the most competitive in Belfast, Northern Ireland 

At RigUp your individuality fits right in, we believe that diversity and inclusivity is the cornerstone of our culture, we know that a community that is rich in diverse thoughts, experiences and opinions is one in which everyone has the opportunity to flourish.  

Our values aren't abstract, they are the behaviours that we expect from each other every day, and they underpin everything that we do. We expect everyone to display our values by being determined in treating everyone with dignity & respect (Positive Energy); fostering collaboration to achieve shared outcomes (Exceed Expectations); being creative in finding ways to solve complex problems (Always Be Growing); sharing knowledge and acknowledging the contribution of others (Team-Up).

It is our passion to ensure that equal opportunity is given to all applicants, in accordance with their experience, capability and qualifications for the job.  RigUp will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, ancestry, ethnicity, marital status, age or disability.

We are an equal opportunities employer.  We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in the Technology sector, we would particularly welcome applications from women.  All appointments will be made on merit.

 

 Check out all our open opportunities with RigUp below: 

3 Positions available for RigUp

Software Engineering Manager

12/11/2020
MCS Group is seeking a Software Engineering Manager for one of Belfast's newest and fastest-growing technology companies. Already established as a premier choice of employer, they boast a great tech stack, impressive founding senior team and huge growth plans. They're seeking an ambitious Software Development Manager to join as their engineering function scales.
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Greater Belfast

Staff Software Engineer

09/11/2020
MCS Group is proud to be recruiting for a Staff Software Engineer for a 'tech unicorn' new to NI in 2020. A truly unique offering to the technology sector locally, they'll afford Staff Level or Principal software engineers greenfield development, the latest & greatest emerging technologies and the chance to play an integral part in continued global success and high growth locally.
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Greater Belfast

Senior Front-End Software Engineer

09/11/2020
MCS Group is proud to be partnering with one of NI's newest and most exciting technology firms in their search for a Senior Front-End Software Engineer. A truly unique offering to the technology sector locally, they'll afford Senior Front-End Developers the opportunity to work on greenfield development, with the latest & greatest emerging front-end technologies & frameworks and the chance to play an integral part in continued global success and high growth locally.
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Greater Belfast