.Net Developer/Software Engineers - Junior to Lead roles

Location
Somerset
Salary
£20k - £45k DOE!
Posted
08 Mar 2017
Closes
05 Apr 2017
Ref
J5266
Contact
Rob Jeal
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

.Net Developers / Software Engineers - Permanent - Somerset - £20,000 to £45,000

The successful candidate will provide software development expertise to the Software Engineering team, developing new systems and supporting existing ones.

Key Objectives:

  • Develop large and small applications and enhance existing applications
  • Support our client's applications
  • Provide technical advice to internal and external customers
  • Analyse customer requirements and problems, then implement solutions
  • Document changes to systems
  • The post holder will be part of the team responsible for providing 24*7 support for key systems and may be required to be on-call on a rota basis

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and build software using agreed standards and tools, sometimes acting as the most senior developer in a small team. This includes influencing other developers to use appropriate technologies and follow processes
  • Autonomously support existing applications, including error tracing and fixing
  • Document all work in accordance with our client's agreed standards
  • Conduct reviews of specifications, product backlogs etc. in order to provide feedback on technical issues and create work estimates
  • Take an active role in software development events, such as daily scrums, scrum sprint plans, service review etc. Exemplify appropriate behaviour for a Scrum developer, influencing others to do the same
  • Lead evaluations and reviews of programming methods, tools and standards
  • Continually develop own skills as part of a programme of professional development and mentor others
  • Any other reasonable duties as required by the line manager

Essential Experience:

  • Evidence of up to date professional development practices; including:
    • Design Principles
    • Unit/Automated testing
    • Development methodologies
    • Evidence of an interest in development technologies, and a track record of continuous personal improvement
  • Good logical reasoning and ability to resolve complex problems

Essential Technical Skills:

  • Good working knowledge of .Net development
  • SQL

Desirable Skills:

  • ASP.Net
  • Automated testing including unit testing
  • MongoDB or other NoSQL databases
  • Database design and ETL processes
  • GeoSpatial systems experience
  • C++
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • Oracle
  • SQL Server
  • IIS
  • Windows Server (2003 or later)
  • Team Foundation Server
  • Engagement with sources of technical knowledge and best practice, applying this to one's work
  • Experience of working within a service delivery environment with a good understanding of the ITIL framework
  • Experience of creating and working from UML-based design documentation
  • Experience of code refactoring
  • Experience of designing and writing unit tests
  • Experience of applying design patterns and other design techniques

Hit the 'Apply now' button to apply and to discuss this role further. We will be delighted to hear from you!

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