C# Developers, true Greenfield Project

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
45,000 + benefits
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Leading privately owned technology business in Edinburgh are about to undertake one of the largest projects in their history. The Business has been established for nearly 40 years and are still owned by the same family who established them. They've grown to circa 500 staff of which circa 200 are based in Edinburgh. This growth has been organic as well a the strategic acquisition of other businesses, they've trebled in size over the last 4 years .

The project has just been signed off and ideas have been thought up about what technology and route they would be best taking to make the project a success. These roles are the first people they are looking to hire to bring into the project, you will be involved from the very beginning of the project through to completion. This is truly greenfield development, the purpose of the project is to futureproof the business, to mobilise their product range, this will take away the need for clients to use the businesses hardware.

This team will have a start up feel, the business has just acquired an office unit next to their own which this team will be housed within. You will be involved in the making of technical decisions that will shape the direction of the product range and in turn the direction of a large business as it undertakes a significant change.

Initially the company are looking to hire a C# Developer with Strong Server Side experience and a C# Developer with Strong Client Side Development experience . These hires will be the first of many, a number of people from within the business will be moving over into the project but the majority of people will be new hires.

They are looking to build a team of around 40, the scope for people who join early and get involved in the project from an early stage is incredible. The first phase of recruitment will take headcount to around 8 including internal staff, the next phase will grow it by a further 12 and by the end of 2017 they hope to be at a headcount of circa 30. This is a long term project expected to last a couple of years plus.

The project is to turn the companies existing product range into a truly cross platform suite of products. As the world becomes more mobile the desirability of large Hardware is diminishing, for the company to attract smaller clients and solidify their position as the leader within their field they need to be able to offer a more flexible, cost effective suite of products. This suite of product will include; Web Apps, Mobile Apps and Desktop Apps.

The company are looking at using a range of technologies to make the project a success, they are looking for people with C# experience who have Strong Server Side or Client Side experience . Everyone that is hired into the project can expect the opportunity to upskill, you are being hired for aptitude not to do what you were doing in your last job.

Technologies for the project will include;
  • C#
  • .Net Core
  • SQL Server
  • Angular2
  • React
  • Xamarin/iOS/Android

They are going to be taking a very lightweight agile approach. The team will be very collaborative, this is essential to make the project a success.

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