Lead Software Developer

Emmerson Kitney Limited
Kingston upon Hull
From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Software Developer looking for the next challenge in your career? Emmerson Kitney are proud to be working with one of the fastest growing tech companies in the region to recruit a Lead Developer. This award-winning business have grown enormously over the last few years and established themselves as a market leader in their field. Their development team has gone from strength to strength following recent investment and they now operate using the latest technology in a fully Agile environment.

Your responsibilities include the following:

·Work in an agile/scrum team to develop high quality software

·Development and execution of automated Unit Tests, following Test Driven Design principles

·Implement architectural principles and design patterns, supporting the Development Team Leader and Project Manager/ Product Owner to produce solution specifications when necessary

·Acting as a point of escalation for Project Manager/Product Owner

·Work collaboratively with Group partners, colleagues and teams

·Code Management using Visual Studio Team Services including Continuous Integration

·Release Management ensuring that all changes are released and documented as required

·Assisting the Development Team Leader in building and maintaining developer competency matrix

The ideal applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

·Honours degree in Computer Science or equivalent (desirable)

·Experience developing full stack software; UI, business logic, and back-end in a scrum/XP agile environment

·Experience with test-driven development

·Ability to design, implement, and test software in an environment of rapidly evolving requirements

·Self-motivated and able to solve problems independently

·Effective communication skills with the ability to work well in a diverse team environment coaching less experienced team members as necessary

·Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, agile development, build processes, testing, and operations

This is .Net development team and therefore to apply you will need to have used some of the technologies listed below:

·Microsoft Azure (desirable), Microsoft .Net and .Net Core 1.0

Software Development, mentoring and coaching using;

·Visual Studio, IIS, Re-Sharper

·Version Control using GIT or SVN

·Knowledge and experience of.net Frameworks 3.5, 4.5 and .net core 1.0

·C#, ASP.net, MVC, Web API, Web Services (SOAP, Restful, JSON, XML)

·T-SQL & Microsoft SQL Server Databases, LINQ, Entity Framework

·JavaScript (Angular JS & Protractor, jQuery, Grunt / Gulp, NPM / Bower) HTML 5 & CSS, Bootstrap

In return for your hard work you will be offered a range of benefits including:

·Flexible working

·Pension scheme

·25 days holiday + bank holidays

·Healthcare scheme

Please apply by following the directions on the website, alternatively for more information and a full outline of the role, call Rowan Calderwood on 01482 628808

Emmerson Kitney recruit for Sales & Marketing, Engineering and IT roles at all levels throughout the region. If this role is not suitable for you we would be happy to have an informal chat regarding any future opportunities.

If you have not heard back from us within 14 days of applying, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75983806