Back-End Software Developer

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Royal Society of Chemistry
£38473 - £42747/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Back-End Software Developer 

A fantastic Back-End Software Developer role with a leading professional body. 

The Royal Society of Chemistry is the world`s leading chemistry community, advancing excellence in the chemical sciences. With over 50,000 members and a knowledge business that spans the globe, they are the UK`s professional body for chemical scientists; a not-for-profit organisation with 175 years of history and an international vision for the future. They promote, support and celebrate chemistry. They work to shape the future of the chemical sciences – for the benefit of science and humanity. 

Position: Back-End Software Developer 
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire 
Contract type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £38,473 - £42,747 plus benefits 

Closing Date: 30/07/2017 

About the Role: 

As a Back-End Software Developer you will perform an important role within our agile software development team, responsible for back-end technologies of Royal Society of Chemistry product lines. You will also take a lead on a developing area, the provision of our data via a new API platform. 

About You: 

The successful candidate will have experience developing with the .NET framework in C# and VB.NET [1] and will be skilled in using design patterns, including MVC and in using the entity framework and LINQ. You will have strong understanding of advanced concepts such as generics, async methods, delegates and lambda syntax. You will also be skilled in writing web services using REST, WCF and WebAPI. 

Additionally you will be able to support the building of data models and communicating with SQL-based databases: ADO, T-SQL and stored procedures and to plan for data storage. You must also have knowledge of test-driven development, continuous delivery, code coverage tools, unit testing and pair programming. You will be an expert in data interchange formats such as XML and JSON and have knowledge of common standards such as OAuth for authentication and knowledge and experience of XSLT, HTML and CSS, especially HTML5 and CSS3. 

You will also be able to build websites and UIs that are responsive and work across a number of browsers and versions, using supplied HTML and CSS (from a framework, boilerplate or web designer). You will be able to test user interface with knowledge of automated testing e.g. with Selenium. Knowledge and experience of JavaScript including use of libraries such as JQuery and AJAX is also essential and you will be skilled in using server-side code to produce dynamic pages (e.g. Razor). 

You may have experience of the following: Software Developer, .Net Developer, Back-End Software Developer, Back-End Developer, Web Developer, Programmer, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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