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Job listing closed on 25 May 2024
20 Sept 2023

Senior Software Developer

🇬🇧 Biggin Hill, UK
Full Time
5+ years exp.

The people who work off-track are as important to Formula 1 as those behind the wheel. As a Senior Software Developer, working on mission critical applications to support the F1 championship and support series based at our Media & Technology Centre in Biggin Hill, you could be one of them!

Specification Essentials:

  • Considerable full-stack experience with .NET development using C# - (including .NET 6 / Core & Framework).

  • Well versed in object-oriented programming concepts and patterns such as MVVM / DI / CQRS.

  • Experience working with asynchronous and multi-threaded environments and libraries such as TPL.

  • Well versed in Pub/Sub type mechanisms and their implementation using .NET.

  • Experience with developing / supporting distributed event-based architectures built around message buses and event streams e.g., Kafka / ActiveMq / RabbitMq / SQS.

  • Fluent working knowledge of LINQ and associated functional programming practices in the C# environment.

  • Proven experience of designing, developing and maintaining relational databases (ideally MSSQL).

  • Experience writing and maintaining unit, integration, E2E and regression tests, and test suites.

  • Familiar with source control such as GIT and CI/CD practices.


  • Experience with consuming and processing high frequency data in a real-time / near real-time environment.

  • Experience with microservice architectures and containerization (Docker / Kubernetes).

  • Experience with NoSQL Databases such as Mongo / DocumentDB.

  • Experience with other programming languages and environments – ideally unmanaged such as C++ / C / Delphi.

Reporting into the Software Development Manager, you will:

  • Proactively contribute to the support and development of existing applications critical to the timing and production of the F1 Championship and other support series.

  • Contribute to the development of new and innovative products as part of a small team.

  • Develop an understanding of all F1 systems and be willing to assist with bug fixing, development and testing.

  • Ensure that development is rigorous and conforms to the process requirements of the business.

  • Ensure code is of the highest quality including appropriate commenting, unit testing and documentation.

  • Participate in group activities such as demonstrations, design reviews, requirement exploration, system architecting, etc.

  • Develop a broad skill set covering all aspects of the F1 software environment as well as defined areas of specialisation.

  • Must be able to provide onsite (Biggin-Hill and Trackside) technical support for multiple race weekends during any given season.

  • Must be able to work flexible hours as needed to support project timelines and deliver efforts on time.

Be the force behind Formula 1!