Junior Developer

Network IT
£22000 - £26000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has presented itself for a Junior Developer to join a market leading company who are the largest company within their sector.

The successful candidate will be a member of an Agile development team which will allow you to contribute to the design and delivery of my clients platform. Working in small teams, you will participate in planning sessions, estimation, and development, and will ensure software is of a high quality before final approval is given by the QA function.

The Junior Developer will be one who has a strong brain to work on and figure out my clients large complex work flow engine. The successful candidate will work with the following technologies:

- .NET

- C#



- AngularJS

- Entity Framework (A full understanding of all these languages up-front is not required, however a can-do attitude towards learning is needed)

The Junior Developer will work in a SCRUM team made up typically of 4 developers, a Business Analyst and a QA. Teams work in a SCRUM method, with 1 or 2 week sprints, and regular releases to Production.

The Junior role within the team will be expected to contribute in every area, but with a greater level of support and assistance from your team-mates and Manager.

The Junior Developer will be involved in;

• Engage in planning with the Team Lead and BA to ensure a full understanding of the customer requirement

• Contribute to design and estimating sessions

• Work closely with your Team Lead to deliver the required functionality in accordance with agreed standards

• Prove the quality of your code before handover to QA

• Promote code to the end user during out-of-hours releases

• Contribute to the design of Automated Testing and Automated Deployment solutions

• Be responsible for investigating and resolving issues in the systems owned by the team

Essential Skills;

• Web Developer skills (Html, CSS) including a keen interest in usability and the user experience

• Development experience using (url removed) framework (C#)

• An understanding of how JavaScript can be used to modify a web page

• An understanding of Relational DB systems, including an ability to write SQL statements

• Keen problem solving/bug finding skills

• A willingness to work in a complex architectural environment

• A willingness to invest time and energy in continually improving your skillset

The Junior Developer can expect a great working environment along with a competitive salary and the following benefits;

- 25 days holiday a year in addition to the statutory bank holidays.

- Pension provided by AEGON – auto enrolment from 3 months service. This is 6% of basic salary from 1st October 2017 and 9% from 1st October 2018.

- Private healthcare after 1 years' service

- Membership of the Group Life and Accident policy (Death in Service & Life Insurance).

- Discretionary Company bonus scheme (up to 10%).

- Two paid volunteering days per year.

- Company Childcare voucher scheme

- Social events paid for by the company throughout the year including a Christmas party.

- Dress down days every Friday.

- Games area in the offices