Software Engineer (Filemaker)

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    3 December 2021

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Arianne Santos

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Job Purpose

The FileMaker engineer principal role is to maintain and carry out development work on FileMaker systems, and on other supported applications as appropriate, at all stages of the product life-cycle. The FileMaker engineer will work on an Agile development environment with continuous integration process, unit testing and peer reviews.

Principal Duties

  • Plan and carry out development work on FileMaker systems, and on other supported applications as appropriate, at all stages of the product life-cycle.
  • Provide global applications support for designated applications and systems.
  • Prepare requirements catalogues and functional specifications.
  • Assess the impact of business requests for change and development.
  • Create, maintain and disseminate effective documentation of systems and development.
  • Identify and quantify tangible project benefits, ensuring traceability to enterprise and architectural strategic plans.
  • Research and identify project approaches and solutions, documenting and recommending options, analysing costs, risks, constraints and dependencies.
  • Undertake data analysis, mapping and cleansing.
  • Write test plans and scripts, contributing to testing where necessary.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or relevant professional qualification.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, adaptable to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and conceptual skills.
  • Knowledge of programming languages/concepts (FileMaker would be an advantage).
  • Experience of software testing.
  • Knowledge of project-management and/or business analysis techniques.
  • An understanding of programming concepts and/or data modelling.

Do you aspire to be part of an esteemed global organization and a well-known brand?

Our brand and name is a product of close to 500 years of experience creating world-class learning and research solutions, and assessment programs in accord with the highest technical standards.  Today, we have more than 50 offices worldwide and over 6,000 high - performing employees delivering products and services that reach 170 countries and over 15 million customers worldwide.

Do you dream about making a difference and contribute to society?

Here at Cambridge, our purpose is simple – we unlock people's potential with the best learning and research solutions, and provide excellence in education.  Our products and services help inspire learners all over the world to go further and to have the confidence to access a lifetime of enriching experiences and opportunities.

Do you aspire to be in a place that reinforces you and demands the best of you?

To deliver on our promise to our customers, we know that we have to get it right with our colleagues first – the people creating our world-class products and services.  We invest heavily in the learning and growth of our talent, because we know that it is the foundation to have a culture of innovation.  And we believe in empowering people, because it provides you the freedom to unleash your talent and develop your potential to the fullest.

Do you believe in equality, diversity and inclusivity?

As a global organization, we embrace diversity – in all its various forms – as it is the key to our success.  We value and respect those differences, because it brings about a wide range of perspectives on how we operate as a whole, and how we act as a progressive member of society.  We are an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are at hand to those up to the task. 

Do you value your well-being?

We recognize and take our employees' well-being earnestly.   Our ways of working, benefits, policies and programs are oriented towards providing a place which promote and advocate wellness.   We believe in being a partner of our colleagues to help them balance the demands both at work and at home.


If the above inspires and excites you, surely you would want to know more.   Visit our company website and social media profiles to learn more about us and how we may be the company that matches your goals.


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