Job Details


Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2021-06-29 23:00:00


Software Engineer - JavaScript

  • Software Engineer – Workgrid Software

    Workgrid Software is an award-winning collaboration of Liberty IT and Liberty Mutual technical expertise. It was born from an internal initiative to transform the digital experience for Liberty Mutual’s 50,000 employees. This  internal  innovation  inspired  Liberty to  create  a  new  business  divergent  from  its  core  insurance  business that delivers employee-centric software solutions to other companies. 

    Workforces are overloaded with information, spending hours checking and managing their work, finding information, and taking action on tasks. This is causing significant communication and productivity issues in the workplace.

    Workgrid focuses on creating solutions that solve the most common and inefficient workplace technology challenges faced by businesses.

    The  Workgrid  platform  empowers  organizations  to  create  an  intelligent  digital  experience  for  getting  work  done. By integrating across the common systems and tools found in the workplace, Workgrid  delivers personalized  and  contextual  information  such  as  communications,  notifications,  HR  information  and  approvals  to  each employee in a modern, unified experience.

    Everything we do is because we believe people have a purpose. We create intuitive experiences that enable human potential by building software that people love.


    The ideal candidate:

    • Has a passion to develop software that delights our customers
    • Enjoys the craft of software development
    • Builds quality into the software you write
    • You have a curiosity about how things work.
    • An ability to collaborate in a team atmosphere.
    • You are someone that others enjoy working with due to your positive attitude and technical ability.
    • You can jump into situations with few guardrails and make things better.
    • You write understandable code with an eye towards maintainability.
    • When things break, you are eager and able to help fix things.


    In this role, you will:

    • Will have the opportunity to work on our global platform built on AWS which enables:
      • Building backend APIs using Node.js
      • Frontend web applications using React.js
      • Chatbots
    • Take a customer-centric approach to deliver real value and solve complex business problems working as part of an agile team.
    • Communicate and collaborate with your team and customers to have exposure and participation in the entire software development lifecycle.
    • Deliver high quality, tested and secure code following the processes and standards within the team.
    • Continuously develop your skills and knowledge.
    • Use a range of architectures, tools and frameworks, and have the opportunity to experiment and learn new technologies.
    • Identify areas for improvement across all aspects of the product and suggest and implement new ideas and innovations to make these improvements.
    • Actively seek opportunities to collaborate with and learn from Workgrid Engineers across our organization through internal networks, events and communities of practice.


    Essential Criteria

    • A third level qualification in an Information Technology or Computer Science related field.
    • 1+ years experience with Node.js and/or React.js / Angular.js / Vue.js.
    • A proven ability to deliver high quality JavaScript code.