IT Solutions Developer

Lincolnshire Police
Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
30 Sep 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Solutions Developer

Job Introduction

In 2012 G4S and Lincolnshire Police formed a Strategic Partnership and we are now currently looking for individuals who are interested in joining us as an IT Solutions Developer.

The post is based at Lincolnshire Police Headquarters, Nettleham. The benefits of working from this location include; free car parking and 24 hours use of a free gym.

The Solutions Developer will work alongside the solutions team, project managers and the customer to define requirements for new developments, system upgrades and workflow optimisation. The role will ensure that developments meet customer requirements and expectations.

The Solutions Developer will write and maintain code for new and existing systems that meet formerly agreed requirements. The role may be solely responsible for the development work or part of a team effort so effective communication skills between the customer and other team members are essential.

The Solution Developer will provide technical guidance and support to applications during the rollout/ implementation phase and use own initiative to identify any limitations or areas for improvement.

The Solutions Developer will be responsible for documenting requirements, specifications, solution designs, and fixes in a concise manor to aid knowledge transfer and corporate memory.

The role focuses the majority of its time (approx. 70%) around writing code and routines, 20% supporting recent implementations and 10% around business analysis and defining requirements.

It is essential for an individual in this post to create and maintain positive communications to ensure effective working relationships with individuals, teams and colleagues.

Role Responsibility

Uses knowledge and experiences of programming languages including Dotnet, Javascript, Classic ASP and VB to create applications that are fit for purpose.Maintain a detailed knowledge of current practice in own area of expertiseUses knowledge and experience of MSSQL and Oracle to create tables, views, stored procedures within databases in conjunction with application development.Captures requirements, creates use cases, and prepares written functional specifications, technical designs for implementation.Analyses business and functional requirements along with existing or proposed system and make recommendations for improvement.Document solutions technical designs and implementation information.Assist the business to integrate systems as required.The Ideal Candidate

Key Competencies

Awareness of the market environment Driving changeDelivering strategyLeading peopleDelivering performanceWorking with complexityManaging professionallyCustomer thinkingCollaborating and co-operatingEssential Skills and Knowledge

Knowledge of development/ scripting languages and frameworks such as .NET, Java, asp, xml, xsltDevelop software and work with Oracle and SQL databasesBe able to write and understand database queriesAbility to problem-solveAbility to produce good quality documentationAbility to communicate effectively and professionallyAbility to create working prototypes at a variety of levels of fidelity, independently or as part of a teamFull UK Driving LicenceDesirable Skills and Knowledge

Business analysis knowledgeUnderstand Prince2 and Agile project management methodologiesWrite SSIS packagesWrite stored procedures and functions for databasesAwareness of SCRUM FrameworkKnowledge of Web Services (ASMX and WCF); JSON and JQueryTo apply for this role, please click the 'Apply' button.

Please note that we welcome applications from graduates for this position.

Should you have any questions regarding this role, please feel free to contact the HR Resourcing Team on 01522 558235.

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