Software Engineer

From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
30 Sep 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Engineer
Halifax, West Yorkshire
£30,000 - £40,000 (Dependent on Experience) + Extensive Benefits Package

Our client is looking to grow their development team and you will be based at their headquarters in Halifax to be part of their key product team.

You will be proficient in the development and maintenance of software and will be able to provide support and maintenance to ensure high quality, on-time product releases by developing/fixing functionality in accordance to guidelines and best practices.

Our client would like to meet a Software Engineer with -
- .NET 4 or higher (4.5 is largely used)
- SQL Server (2005/8/12)
- TFS (2015 currently in use)
- Visual Studio 2010 upwards (2015 currently in use)
- IIS Configuration

Software Engineer Responsibilities include -
- Contributes and develops the prescribed development processes, procedures and standards, leading by example
- Leads and designs new functional areas documenting solutions and driving changes into production
- Working closely with the business to assist in the requirements gathering and shaping process by bridging the gap between requirements and the art of the possible
- Providing application support for production environments for investigating problems and releasing emergency fixes
- Assist the development manager during planning and estimation sessions to challenge estimates as necessary
- Problem-solving, ranging from difficult business problems to performance tuning analysis and resolution
- Ensures code reviews take place in order to maintain high standards for new and existing solutions
- To adequately test developed software to demonstrate that components meet all functional and technical requirements and to ensure the software is of a high quality
- To take all reasonable steps to complete development assignments within realistic deadlines, providing regular updates on progress
- To analyse and evaluate enquiries/problem reports and make recommendations
- Able to rapidly prototype new solutions and willing to shape new solutions with their own ideas

What’s in it for you?
- A unique working environment where you’ll be surrounded by passionate experts from a variety of backgrounds and industries, all with the one strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software
- Generous salary and matching pension scheme
- A clear, personal learning and development plan
- Generous holiday allowance, free parking and subsidised gym memberships
- Life insurance, cycle to work scheme and a large range of employee discounts and benefits

A career with our client:

Our client believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

They have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and their values describe what makes them unique, and captures the spirit that runs through everything they do.

The Software Engineer plays a crucial role in delivering our client’s product development with vision and values through you, your team and the business.

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Additional Keywords: Software Engineer, Software Developer, Software App Developer, C# Programmer, Software Application Developer, Application Developer, Software Programmer, Developer, Programmer.

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