Senior Developer

Verelogic IT Recruitment
From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is one of the UK’s leading Voice, Connect, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Digital solution providers, helping over 100,000 businesses grow through innovative technology and expert advice.

Not only do they pride their selves on their award-winning service, they are very proud to have been placed 2nd in ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work for’ list 2016 after 8 consecutive years in the top 100.

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Senior Developer to join their Business Systems team, to deliver to the development cycle of work for Operations and Change Projects.

Operating under a model of continuous delivery, they have several of streams of work that will deliver significant benefit for the business. They have a Billing product that is currently on a legacy code base (majority is VB6), and they have an ambitious programme to upgrade this customer facing product into the latest architecture and coding languages. In this role, you will drive technical leadership, development, and engender quality solutions in this arena. This is a great opportunity to join a growing business, with a wide ranging digital transformation portfolio.

Duties to include but not restricted to:

·Ability to translate business requirements into robust technical solutions

·Work as part of an agile team under a continuous delivery model

·Support the Business Change function in ideation, feature and backlog creation

·Work to consistent coding best practice

·Create, update and administer team backlogs in Visual Studio Team Services

·Attend and contribute to daily and weekly agile ‘ceremonies’

·Focus on quality and execution of work

·Write and perform unit tests across your own code, and that of peers

·Proactively make suggestions for continued improvement

·Drive the design of scalable solutions

·Support and contribute to regular team knowledge share sessions

·Lead solution demonstrations back to the business at regular intervals aligned to the delivery model

·Take responsibility for self-development and continued learning

·Proactively resolve any defects or issues in code build

Essentials Skills

·Microsoft SQL experience including database design and integration (3 to 5 Years)

·Understanding of delivery methodologies such as SCRUM and Agile

·Experience of product development

·Experience of VB6 code, and ideally exposure to migrating to newer languages

·Ideally an understanding of Telecoms industry, and recurring billing

·Experience of Continuous Integration

·Architecture training or work based experience

·Solution Design and configuration

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