Senior Software Developer - Net

Lorien Resourcing
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Developer required to work for a leading world wide professional services company based in central Glasgow.

As an integral member of our team, you'll work with expert Business Analysts and subject matter experts to shape apps for everything from a client facing portal for sharing information to implementing complex algorithms to automate the assessment of tax. Thanks to our ambitious growth plans for the team, your future here is something to get excited about.

The Role

You will be working within a team of 3 developers and a test analyst across a variety of projects. You'll work alongside a Product Owner to help prioritise deliverables allowing you to focus on creating world-class solutions.

You will also be asked to assess the viability of cutting edge cognitive activities to integrate with our solutions. You will be supported in developing your knowledge in these areas both with internal experts and by attending external events.

Our technology

Our core competency is the .NET development stack (C#, WebApi) and Azure cloud services (Azure Service Bus, Azure Service Fabric). We pride ourselves on delivering highly modular, testable, scalable, SOLID code with continuous integration and deployment to cloud environments. We follow agile methodologies and a Git workflow.

We welcome developers with experience in other environments (AWS, Google Cloud Platform) who are happy to bring their experiences on board. As part of our rigorous recruitment process, we'll thoroughly test your ability to code and design scalable systems with peerless precision, quality and clarity.

The Person As a member of the team, you'll be expected to keep up to date with the tech field. We gladly sponsor certifications and training courses.

Essential Experience and Skills
  • C# and .NET 4.5+, including async
  • ASP.NET WebApi
  • SOA / Microservices architecture
  • Agile and XP methodologies
  • SOLID code design
  • An understanding of cloud environments and deployment strategies
  • HTTP-based REST services
  • ORMs such as Entity Framework
  • Advanced SQL scripting capability
  • Secure software development principles in line with standard Information Security frameworks

Desirable Experience and Skills
  • Experience with Event driven systems such as Azure Service Bus, Azure Event Hubs
  • Publish and Subscribe architectures and platform level integration
  • Queuing and Messaging systems such as Azure Service Bus, AWS SQS, RabbitMQ
  • WCF
  • NoSQL solutions such as Azure Cosmos DB (DocumentDB), CouchDB, Cassandra
  • Multithreading and concurrency management
  • Actor models such as Akka.NET
  • Enterprise grade hosting strategies such as Azure Service Fabric
  • Hypermedia REST services
  • DevOps and cloud deployment (Azure, Amazon Web Services)
  • Data Analytics and Business Intelligence

The best of both worlds We might be world leaders, but in many ways the department feels like a start-up, with a twist. There's the buzz of scrum working, the thrill of shaping compelling experiences, the chance to surprise and stretch yourself in response to a new challenge. And then there's all the resources, technology and high profile projects of a major corporate entity. Crucially, we also offer the benefit of clear career progression.

Industry-leading rewards Only KPMG offers the advantages of Our Deal - an industry-leading and radically different approach to pay, progression and benefits. Our Deal is a vibrant combination of secondment and fast-track opportunities plus one, transparent, company-wide bonus mechanism. It also includes payment towards student loans, preferential banking offers, the opportunity to finish work early on Fridays in summer - and even a day off for your birthday. The diverse and inclusive employer Proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer, we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. As a member of The Employers' Forum on Disability we're committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly throughout the Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss with your recruitment contact any reasonable adjustments to our Recruitment Process that you may require. KPMG consistently features in the Sunday Times Best Big Companies to work for. This has been recognised with a special achievement award to mark our 10 years in the Top 25. We pride ourselves on being a place where individuality is valued; you can be yourself and still achieve your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results to our clients. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective - that's the KPMG difference.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age
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