Typescript Engineer

Leamington Spa /
Product – Engineering /
About Adaptavist

Adaptavist is a global software innovator, enabling organisations to digitally transform how they collaborate and get work done.  Founded in 2005 and with a growing global reach, our customers cut across every major industry and include more than half of all Fortune 500 companies.

Today, Adaptavist leverages its deep technical understanding of Atlassian and innovative partnership with Slack to help organisations embrace new ways of working to achieve competitive advantage. 

Through trusted consultancy, app development, training, hosting, and licensing solutions, Adaptavist has established itself as the go-to partner of choice within the Atlassian Ecosystem.

About the role

You will be involved in building new features, improving and running the existing ScriptRunner for Jira Cloud product; delivering changes using continuous integration and deployment; using creative thinking to investigate and problem solve customer requirements.
You’ll participate in Agile ceremonies like standups, ticket estimation and retrospectives, as well as peer code reviews and pairing programming sessions. Your input will help shape the engineering decisions and practices of the team.

Some of the things you'll do:

    • Investigating and problem solving
    • Researching and documenting how a feature or customer requirement can be built within the constraints of Atlassian’s Connect platform
      Designing the systems/services that need to be built in order to implement the solutions to customer requirements
    • Building and testing serverless applications
    • Defining application stacks 
      Implementing business logic and corresponding unit/integration/performance tests
      Creating automated build and deployment plans
    • Running, monitoring and debugging services
    • Configuring useful monitoring and alarms
      Analysing logs and metrics for performance, behaviour and to investigate customer support queries

What we're looking for:

    • Fluency in Typescript, React and Redux
    • Understanding of serverless and micro-services oriented architecture with extensible REST APIs and developing consuming these in Javascript/Typescript or Java
    • Understanding of high-availability, fault-tolerant, scalable, distributed systems
    • Excellent organisational, prioritisation and communication skills
    • An ability to think innovatively and creatively
    • Willingness to learn (particularly Java if you’re not familiar with it already)
    • Interest in helping and encouraging colleagues

A few nice to haves:

    • Fluency in Java
    • Familiarity with the fp-ts Typescript library
    • Experience working with CI/CD
    • Experience building systems using AWS services


Please check out our website to review our global benefits!

At Adaptavist, we are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community, and believe this positively impacts both the creation of our innovative products and our delivery of bespoke solutions to our global customers and our own unique culture. We encourage all qualified applicants, regardless of age, disability, race, sexual orientation, religion or belief, sex, gender identity, pregnancy and maternity, marriage, and civil partnership status. From our family-friendly policies to our flexible work environment we offer a range of benefits and policies in order to support staff from all different backgrounds. If you have any questions, please do ask us. We look forward to your application!