Systems Developer

Milton Keynes
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Superb opportunity to join a dedicated project team within a leading, global FS business.

We are looking to recruit a Systems Developer to work within a systems and projects team, to focus on the support of internal systems and databases, automation of processes, implementation of best practices and standards, and improvements to internal systems.

The Systems Developer also ensures any reporting issues are resolved promptly and within any agreed SLA’s, with all key stakeholders updated and incidents tracked through Remedy if necessary.

As part of the role you will be required to provide weekend on call support as part of a rota.

Key Accountabilities:
Scheduled delivery of reports and other solutions to meet customer needs
Design and development of self-service purpose built solutions to meet customer needs
Work in line with internal control and governance practice
Awareness and understanding of business impact of data controls and criticality on operations for any related failures
Resolution of incidents to ensure timely fixes and tactical improvements to all internal systems
Support the internal infrastructure to provide accurate & timely data from core systems
Support front-end dashboards to enable operations to utilise them for decision-making and analysis
Support internal databases and undertake DBA activities
Development of improvements to internal systems, processes and monitoring tools
Undertake maintenance ensuring fixes are in place within agreed SLAs to minimise operational & cost impact
Ensure all developments are UAT tested and fully rolled out to stakeholders to enable maximum benefit

Person Specification:


Excel / Access skills including VBA
Advanced knowledge of SQL
Database administration and management experience, particularly in SQL Server
Experience in a similar role
Sound communication and interpersonal skills at all levels
Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
Excellent planning, prioritisation and organisational skills
An energetic, flexible and results orientated approach to work
Excellent attention to detail
Self-motivating and able to work with minimal supervision
Team player
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Very fast learner
Takes complete ownership, seeing actions through to completion
Has an good awareness of risks and actively applies controls to operations


Database design and development experience
Web application support and maintenance including .NET technologies
Knowledge of Microsoft BI Stack (SSRS / SSIS)
If you or someone you know are suitable for this role, apply confidentially today.
Please note, due to the nature of this role candidates must be able to pass a credit check and references must come back as acceptable with no dismissals, disciplinary or warnings over the last 3 years.

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