Software Engineering Opportunities

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Software Engineering Opportunities

Location: Derry/Londonderry (Mix of home and office based)

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Business Unit: Almac Central Services

Open To: Internal and External Applicants

Ref No.: HRJOB6564/1

The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry. Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.

The Role

As a result of the continued growth and success of the Almac Group, we are expanding our central Software Engineering provision to meet the growing needs of the business.  In addition to ongoing recruitment at our global headquarters in Craigavon, Almac Central Services is now expanding their Software Engineering provision to a new North West campus, situated in Derry/Londonderry with opportunities for developers of all levels of experience, to join our Software team.

Our Software Engineers work on an array of exciting in-house and cloud based projects covering areas such as electronic labels, patient and clinician facing applications, supply chain, software integrations and various R&D initiatives. These applications are built using modern languages and frameworks such as Java, Angular, Spring, Spring-boot, supported with cutting edge tooling such as JIRA and GITLab.  We also offer various opportunities to work on cloud based projects such as AWS/Serverless and MS Power BI (Azure).

Immediate opportunities exist across the following roles:

  • Associate Software Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • Senior Software Engineer
  • Principle Software Engineer

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac Group.

Working Pattern

These roles are 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday on a full time basis and are eligible for standard flexi time (core hours of 1000 – 1600 hours) and partial home working.

At Almac we recognise the importance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance and therefore we also offer a range of flexible work patterns to accommodate our own growing family.

The essential and desirable criteria for each role are detailed within the relevant job descriptions attached to the job posting.


34 days annual leave allowance
Annual Bonus
Competitive salary
Partial home working options
Critical illness policy
Death in service benefit               
Enhanced maternity pay
Enhanced pension contribution
Family friendly flexible working
Free car parking
Health promotions
Learning and development opportunities and support
Long service awards
Marriage leave
Moving house leave
Occupational sick pay
Paid medical appointments
Perks discount scheme
Westfield health benefit

(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

To Apply: Apply online via the ‘Careers’ section on the Almac website –

Closing Date: Monday 21st June 2021 at 0900 hours

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