Lead Developer/Senior Software Developer

Connect Internet Solutions Ltd
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We are an award-winning Web Development Agency with a reputation for quality software solutions and excellent customer service and we’re now seeking a forward-looking Lead Developer.

Based in Liverpool city centre, we’re a small agency with a prestigious client base including government departments, security organisations, emergency services and companies with business-critical software.

We are looking for an experienced developer with excellent back-end coding skills. If you want to work with prestigious clients including Hewlett Packard, Bank of New York, NHS, DVLA and UK Space Agency, we would love to talk to you.

We would like to you to be able to:

·Build robust software solutions and using frameworks like Wordpress/Umbraco and bespoke PHP/.NET applications

·Write high-quality software specifications to meet client’s business needs, balancing technical and commercial requirements

·Provide technical input for client meetings

·Identify problems impacting our software development and implement effective solutions

·Conduct code reviews, assist in recruiting developers and conduct staff reviews

·Implement and oversee robust testing practices

·Contribute to project delivery, general software development and assist in covering our Zendesk support platform

·Contribute to the technical direction and vision of the company, taking a lead on R&D projects

·Monitor trends and emerging technologies

·Other tasks, as may be appropriate

Your skills will include:

·Excellent skills in some of the following: PHP/.NET framework/C#/SQL/JavaScript

·Excellent back-end knowledge of CMS Systems (Preferably Wordpress and Umbraco)

·(Desirable) Knowledge of Xamarin, Cordova, Gitlab, Jenkins

We would like you to be:

·An experienced back-end senior developer with strong and successful technical lead experience

·Experienced with testing methodologies and open source software

·Experienced with designing and implementing bespoke and large-scale software development projects

You should:

·Possess a positive outlook with the ambition to see the company grow, and your role with it

·Enjoy challenges and problem solving

·Be able to work within a team efficiently and cooperatively

·Possess excellent attention to detail

·Be able to communicate on all levels

Connect is situated in the heart of Liverpool city centre with everything that has to offer, including excellent public transport links. We operate a Cycle to Work scheme, a free life assurance scheme and provide free eye tests. Fruit, tea and coffee are provided for all staff and we have a programme of social events that everyone is welcome to get involved with. We are one of the longest established agencies in the UK with a wealth of knowledge and expertise. We pride ourselves in being a friendly and welcoming workplace where our staff are our biggest asset.

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