Progress OpenEdge Developer

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Head Office
  • Glasgow
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We’re recruiting for a Progress OpenEdge Developer to work at our vibrant head office in Hillington, Glasgow.


Full time, 37.5 hours per week with flexible working.

About the role

The Digital Development team at Arnold Clark work on exciting, high-profile projects that place us at the very forefront of car retailing.

We’re looking for people who are excited by the prospect of coming into work every day to work with a team of people they like and respect. You’ll enjoy working on challenging problems, collaborating with others, and learning.

Day-to-day duties

  • Carrying out analysis, design and development of enterprise-level applications using Progress OpenEdge.
  • Unit testing of Progress OpenEdge code.
  • Suggesting and making improvements to our internal processes.
  • Working with a multi-skilled team to produce effective solutions.
  • Collaborating with product owners and stakeholders to provide continuous business value, following Agile principles.

Essential skills

  • Experience developing solutions using OpenEdge.
  • Familiarity with traditional and agile software development practices.
  • Experience of the full project lifecycle.
  • The ability to take ownership of issues through to resolution.
  • Analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • An accommodating and flexible attitude.
  • Reliability, and ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Strong communication skills.

Nice to have (but not essential)

  • Experience developing solutions for Progress Applications Server for OpenEdge.
  • Any experience in front-end development (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc.) would be highly desirable.

In return for your considerable talents, you’ll benefit from a competitive salary and some of the best employee benefits in the automotive industry, including:

  • Flexitime
  • Training and conference fund
  • Amazing working environment
  • Casual dress
  • Private medical insurance
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Discount on vehicle purchase, servicing, parts and rental

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.