Software Engineer – Typescript – Part Time – Cambridge


Job Overview:

In the Developer Ecosystems group at Arm, our mission is to make software development on the Arm architecture simple and intuitive. We are growing our IDE team and are looking for a passionate software engineer to help create frictionless developer experiences. Our team tackles a diverse set of developer challenges, delivering tools that support project and build management, debug and analysis, and device virtualisation.


This is a unique opportunity for you to work on many different technologies in a group delivering tools across multiple platforms including desktop and browser. The ideal candidate for this role will have experience with TypeScript and an interest in creating amazing developer experiences. We craft experiences for developers targeting the A-Class architecture and you will join an experienced, professional team working with cutting edge technologies and concepts in an agile environment. Success will require proactivity, dynamic approaches to problem solving and creative thinking.


This is a highly dynamic environment, with lots of new architectural challenges leveraging a variety of tools and languages such as TypeScript, Python, Go, C/C++, WebAssembly and Docker.


You will be joining a diverse team to design and deliver the next generation of A-Class development tools including professional debuggers exposed in modern IDEs. Engineers are afforded the opportunity to move between teams as necessary to deliver products, so it helps to be a quick learner and willing to embrace new technical challenges.


We believe magnificent work comes from collaboration. This means forming effective relationships with other engineers, product managers and UX specialists to best understand and empower our users.


We are committed to engineering excellence, and we guarantee quality through automated testing, code review and continuous integration. You will confidently deploy to production multiple times a day with robust automated delivery pipelines.


Work as part of a diverse team to design, deliver and support the developer tools needed to foster a developer ecosystem around A-Class products at Arm

Show demonstrable quality through unit testing and continuous integration

Engage with our agile planning and development processes to help shape delivery of our products

Required Skills and Experience:

Demonstrable skills with at least one general-purpose programming language.

Familiarity with the basics of modern, effective software development: source control, automated testing, object-oriented or functional paradigms and the Agile methodology.

A “get things done” attitude and passion to ship high-quality, robust software which is maintainable and responsive to evolving requirements. 

“Nice to have” Skills and Experience:

Any experience with the technologies listed below is beneficial, However, a desire to learn is far more valuable than experience in any tool and we actively support ongoing training.

TypeScript (browser, server, and client) – Node.js, Electron, React, Visual Studio Code extensions

C/C++ – debuggers and USB protocols

Continuous integration workflows including build systems, testing and deployment

Source control systems and continuous integration & delivery, especially GitHub

Experience with Agile & UX design principles and processes

Containerisation technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes)

In Return:

Arm is a global, diverse organisation of dedicated, innovative, and highly capable people. We believe great ideas come from a vibrant and inclusive workplace where everyone can grow, succeed, and share their outstanding contributions.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate in any way against any employee or applicant for employme.




Job Type: Part Time


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