Software Engineer

Location UK-London
Job ID
Product Delivery
Position Type



Our Payments business is a leading independent payment service provider (PSP) and is one of the most trusted payment brands. Every year Sage Payments processes billions of pounds worth of secure payments for it's 55,000+ customers and makes the process of accepting payments online, over the phone, or in person simpler, faster, safer and more profitable for businesses.

As a developer in Sage you will design, develop and deliver high quality products or systems that exceed our customers’ expectations. You will be joining a motivated, talented and collaborative development team who proactively share their knowledge for specific technical solutions and business processes.


we are looking for the following:

  • Software engineer

You will Influence, collaborate and co-ordinate with:
• Development Team Leader and/or Senior and Principal Developers – for direction and escalation.
• Architecture, Security & Design team - to ensure that it is possible to implement the proposed designs, standards and quality.
• Testers - to ensure deliverables have been fully understood and tested.

• Service Management/Customer Services - to provide technical support, as required, to assist with the prompt resolution of issues.

Who we're looking for

Individuals combining a passion for software development, openness to new ideas and technologies and able to work in a collaborative manner with the local and global development teams delivering products that make a real difference to our partners and customers around the world.


  • Experience of XP engineering practices (simple design, continuous integration, unit testing, pair programming, TDD, and refactoring).
  • The desire to work closely with testers, developers, ops, DBAs, security and security analysts as part of a small fast-paced team.
  • Core Java expertise.
  • SOA / microservices with REST APIs.
  • Secure development.
  • Exposure to working with Spring, Spring Boot/Dropwizard, SQL Server, MySQL, Linux, and Maven is advantageous.

• Exposure to working with Scala, Spring, JavaScript, MySQL, Linux, Maven/Gradle is advantageous

We enjoy a high performing culture with a strong emphasis on developing our people. We will help you achieve your goals through regular career development plans, a commitment to continuous professional development and the freedom to unleash your potential.

Company Information

Our Story

Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world’s entrepreneurs.


Like many of the businesses we serve, Sage began as a small business and has grown beyond what seemed imaginable. Today over 13000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs across 23 countries as they power the global economy.

It is these entrepreneurs who are the drivers of prosperity and it’s our privilege and honour to serve them. We take real pride from how many of our customers have flourished and, that our products have grown with them as they moved from start-up to successful, international businesses.

In a world where only the voices of the biggest are heard, we will always fight to hear the voice of the entrepreneur.


An innovator today and tomorrow     

Our smart people use the smartest technology to reinvent and simplify business accounting - working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers. 

We enable our customers to focus on their business and help them to leapfrog to the future.


Inventing the future 

We are changing the way that millions of businesses track the movement of money through their business. We are also changing the way we do business. And as a FTSE 100 business we believe in a socially-responsible world and we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation. Our Sage Foundation is based on the 2+2+2 model - 2% of free cash flow, 2% of colleagues' time and up to 2 free products each year to charitable organizations. Colleagues are empowered to give to the causes that matter to them.

Our customers make life-sacrifices. They take risks to follow their dreams and pursue their passions and, on this, global prosperity is built. They deserve a bigger voice and we will always work hard to champion this noble cause.


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