Job Title: Software Developer
Location: Bedford
Entitlement: 25 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays


We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, and professional Software Developer to join our software development team

Their roles and responsibilities will be to:

  • Provide software development for our Energy Manager application suite as well as several other systems including our Web Portal
  • Take ownership of items at various stages of development and see them through to delivery
  • Write efficient, robust and maintainable code in a timely manner
  • Deliver high-quality software both internally and to our customers
  • Fully test our solutions to production quality
  • Submit and maintain changes to source code change control using GIT
  • Ensure the continued operation of our internal systems
  • Document and organise development in our JIRA issue tracking software
  • Agree requirements with stakeholders, design, produce and agree prototype solutions
  • Investigate causes of, and research solutions to technical issues
  • Produce items of bespoke development for our customers
  • Aid our support and service delivery team with complex and/or technical queries
  • Identify and document areas for improvement in existing systems
  • Plan for, test and perform software releases
  • Work within our development standards and guidelines
  • Help and assist other team members to ensure smooth delivery of projects and tasks
  • Work to agreed targets

Read and comply with the company Health & Safety Policy; taking reasonable care for the Health & Safety of themselves and others; co-operate with managers and other employees in fulfilling our objectives and statutory duties



  • 2 years Technical background in either Computer Science, Software Engineering and or Software programming and Development
  • Experience of the full software life cycle: Analysis, design, coding, testing and maintenance.
  • The ability to communicate complex procedures to colleagues
  • Good communication skills – both written and verbal


  • Knowledge of the Energy Industry
  • Experience of web services and JSON
  • SQL Server and MS Access
  • MS Excel and Office
  • Knowledge and interest in computer systems and the latest technologies
  • The ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • An analytical mind, mathematical aptitude, problem-solving skills
  • A minimum 2 years’ experience coding with the following technologies: VB.Net, ASP.Net, SQL, CSS, JavaScript and HTML
  • Accuracy and attention to detail


At Inspired Energy, we’re creating the environment and the opportunities for a challenging and rewarding career. In return, you’ll enjoy a supportive, friendly working environment with benefits including: 

  • Training and development opportunities
  • Company pension
  • Numerous Social and Charity events throughout the calendar year
  • Endless incentives – from gift vouchers to early finishes
  • Performance related bonus
  • Free, on-site parking
  • Social games area
  • Unlimited tea and coffee
  • Remote working can be considered for the right candidate
  • 4pm finish on Friday


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