Recruitment, Smart Governance

Help Wanted: .Net Coding Heroes and Mobile Development Ninjas

We’re hiring for our Lisbon office, in Portugal.

We’ve been going strong for more than 18 years now, focused on our growth and working on accomplishing our product and international strategy.

The perks of working in our team go from joining a debt-free, solid company, with a relaxed & informal office environment, with direct contact with its senior team and the capability to directly influence the product roadmap. Also, we do have Raspberry Pi and LattePanda kits available in-house. Tech culture is important in our office, and we can get as geek as one can be.

In case you didn’t knew already, a Software Developer makes software for the world to use. This includes researching, designing, coding, implementing, and testing software. A Software Developer will likely take part in design, implementing proof of concepts, computer programming and participate on the management of the projects to see them to fruition.

If you’ve seen the tv show The IT Crowd, we are looking for someone who codes like Maurice Moss (with or without women slacks) and easy-going like Roy Trenneman.

Mandatory Must-Knows:

The Software Developer should be capable of debugging, fixing, testing and writing new code on the following languages:

  • C#/ASP.NET and SQL;
  • HTML5CSS and JavaScript.

Also, we need to be able to fluently communicate with you in Portuguese and English, so speaking and writing in these languages and having good communication skills is important.


Just apply by clicking here to send us an email introducing yourself and including your CV as attachment.

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Typical work activities and responsibilities of the Software Developer

Responsibilities and tasks vary from project to project, but overall the Software Developer may typically be involved in:

  • designing software development strategies, procedures and methods;
  • planarchitectdevelop and implement software;
  • respond to software faults;
  • diagnosing and troubleshooting breakdown problems;
  • reacting fast to incidents and be prepared to do some serious duct-tape programming to save the day;
  • fitting new custom development code and making sure software is working correctly;
  • carrying out quality inspections on environments;
  • liaising with client departments, customers, other suppliers and other engineering and production colleagues;
  • developing tools, scripts, software applications to expedite projects implementation;
  • dealing with emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs;
  • improving production environments’ security and reliability policies and procedures;
  • working with specialist equipment and software – as geek as it gets;
  • writing development strategies to help with faster time-to-market implementations and commissioning guidelines;
  • ensuring there is continuous cover of the software and production environments in case of breakdowns;
  • actively contribute to influence and evolve the software product roadmap;
  • actively contribute to customer satisfaction and positive perception of return of investment.
Recruitment, Smart Governance

Expanding the team, we’re hiring: Mobile Apps Developer

iOS, Android and Windows Mobile Apps Developer

Our Product Group team is growing and we’re hiring for our Lisbon, Portugal office.

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The Mobile App Developer is responsible for participating in the brainstorming process to identify the best user experience and user story, correctly plan and technically implement mobile application development by writing high performing source code, while coping with environmental adversities by using concepts like lazy loading and other UX workarounds to implement the desired client-side user experience and how the application looks, behaves and works.

This person job is to work solo or in team to develop competitive and performant code and visual elements that provides quality with the best modern user experience – contributing with wit, craftsmanship, design and engineering skills to augment and continuously evolve our SMART GOVERNANCE.


  • Work in a debt-free, solid, Founder lead company;
  • Relaxed & informal office environment;
  • Tech culture, as geek as it can get;
  • Direct contact with senior team;
  • Participation in Microsoft early-adoption programs;
  • Being part of an international strategy;
  • Directly influence the product roadmap;
  • Access to Microsoft Band2, Raspberry Pi3 and LattePanda kits.

Skills and know-how requirements

  • Proficient competencies in developing native mobile applications (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • Good understanding of the Xamarin Platform (Ionic and other platforms are a plus)
  • Very good understanding of C#, T-SQL
  • Good understanding of how to implement online and offline scenarios
  • Good understanding of Schema less databases
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Proficient understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of AngularJS, KnockoutJS and ReactJS
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as GIT and Team Foundation Services
  • Fair understanding of Microsoft cloud offering (Azure, Office 365)

The Mobile Apps Developer should also be able to communicate on the following languages:

  • Portuguese and English speaking and writing and good communication skills.

Interested? Write us on how you believe you can contribute and don’t forget to attach your CV: