Software Developer

Reed Technology
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Developer

We are seeking a developer with commercial experience or the ability to demonstrate experience developing process driven applications. The individual should be able to work well within a team and have great inter-personal and communication skills.

The role will play a key part for developing, supporting and maintaining our Group Internal Applications that includes a number of bespoke systems built in-house. Part of our drive is to be able to react effectively to business needs and changes.

Specific role responsibilities include:

• Develop, maintain and support internal systems, and work towards a 99.9% uptime
• Manage and Maintain suitable levels of code maintenance & version control
• Perform Code Promotion, Build & Deployment of Applications to Test and Live Environments
• Comply and maintain coding standards and general development procedures
• Liaising with internal super users and product owners to improve existing products and services
• Providing achievable estimates for project deliverables and requests for change
• Write, review and update development documentation, including technical specifications
• Adapt to changes in technology and undertake Research & Development spikes when needed

The key ingredients


• 3 years or more experience developing data driven applications
• Ability to demonstrate a sound understanding of Object Orientated design principles
• Experience of working with large scale systems; diagnosing and optimizing any performance bottleneck
• Experience in building applications with one or more of the follow technologies
o JavaScript
o .Net Framework
o Web Services, including WCF and RESTFUL
o Groovy
o Angular
• Keen to develop using cutting edge development technologies
• Good understanding of relational database design


• Commercial experience using Angular JS, Groovy & RESTFUL services
• Good understanding of n-tier architectures
• A willingness to learn new languages and technologies when required
• Experience using Git/BitBucket source control
• Experience with RDMS including MS SQL Server, MariaDB, Mongo DB or PostgreSQL

If you would like to apply for this role or find out some more information then please send your CV to

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