Application Software Developer

Location
Romsey
Salary
£360 - £400 per day
Posted
20 Jan 2017
Closes
17 Feb 2017
Ref
091768 - jze
Contact
Jonathan English
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
***SC CLEARED***
Application Software Developer.
6 Months initially.
Romsey, Hampshire.
£360 - £400 Per day.

One of our key clients are looking for an Application Software Developer to join the team on a dynamic programme of work.

The ideal candidate will have experience of developing real-time Windows desktop applications and enjoy the challenge of developing a user experience that manages complex real-time information whilst remaining intuitive and easy to use.

Key Responsibilities:
The role will cover the complete software product lifecycle: requirements and use-case capture, concept mock-up and prototyping, development, documentation, verification and maintenance.

Key Skills:
The software development aspect of the role will require an in-depth understanding of .NET and the C# language, with experience that will include:
*Developing strong WPF user interfaces using associated development patterns and frameworks.
*Database object mapping and manipulation using frameworks such as the Entity framework and LINQ.
*The Task Parallel Library and general approach to application thread safety;
*Service based architectures through inter-process communication frameworks such as WCF and SignalR.
*Familiarity with modern architectural approaches for layering, modularisation and design for test.
*Experience of the Visual Studio development environment using nuget package management.
*Unit testing and mocking frameworks and associated development patterns.

Beneficial Skills and Experience:
*Familiarity with UML.
*An appreciation of Geographic Information System technology including common coordinate systems, coordinate projection and raster and vector data formats.
*Familiarity with developing near-real time applications for the Android operating system and re-use of .NET desktop technology on Android through the Xamarin platform.
*Experience with C++, in particular C++11 and common template libraries such as STL and boost.
*Experience with Python.

This is an excellent opportunity to engage with a great client, on a long term programme of work.

Apply now for your CV to reach me directly and I will respond as soon as possible.


Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.