C# NET Software Developer (Reigate)

Recruiter
33 Six Consulting
Location
Reigate
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Business

Join the team developing the world’s leading risk management software suite.

Their industry is currently experiencing unprecedented innovation thanks to recent advances in big-data analytics, distributed super-computing and real-time cloud services, and my client is striving at the forefront of this revolution with its Insurance Consulting and Technology (ICT) business.

Now is the perfect opportunity to become part of ICT and join a global and growing organisation headquartered in Reigate, a young and vibrant town within easy reach of London. They are developing world-class leading-edge risk analytics solutions and financial modelling software which already enables over 1,000 major insurance clients worldwide as well as many of the largest financial services companies. They are now also increasingly serving as a risk specialist across a variety of industries, helping our diverse client base to measure value, manage risk and safeguard solvency.

The Role

To support their growth, they are looking for C# .NET Software Developers/Software Engineers to join their Agile teams in Reigate working on a variety of market-leading products.

As a Software Developer, you will work as part of a close-knit development team following Scrum methodologies to create new product features and enhance existing code, whilst ensuring the product continues to meet high levels of reliability, maintainability, usability and performance. This is an evolving role that will cover a wide range of tasks such as:

  • Designing, implementing, refactoring and testing code (C#), following best practices for maintainability, testability and performance,
  • Implementing unit tests (C#, NUnit), developing test frameworks and associated automated test cases,
  • Reviewing and debugging code to identify defects, performance bottlenecks or technical debt,
  • Working closely with test engineers to guarantee suitable test coverage, identifying and executing manual tests if necessary,
  • Participating in sprint planning meetings, daily stand-ups and sprint retrospectives, striving to continuously improve the team velocity, its processes and engineering practices,
  • Working with the Product Owner to help create User Stories and define acceptance criteria,
  • Documenting requirements analysis or design decisions.
  • The Requirements

    The essential skills/experience for this position are:

  • Mid-Senior level software development, ideally using C# .NET, or similar (Java, Python, C++)
  • Industry experience with full software development lifecycle: requirements capture and analysis, estimation, detailed software design, object-orientated software implementation, unit and system-level testing, installation and deployment,
  • Industry experience with software engineering best practices, processes and supporting tools,
  • High numeracy skills, degree-educated with a 1 st or at least 2:1 in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Science.
  • Other highly desirable, but not essential skills are:

  • Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Ability to coordinate day-to-day development and bug fixing activities
  • Ability to design high-performance, scalable and extensible software architectures which are also easy to test, debug and maintain
  • Appreciation of current and emerging technologies along with their potential benefits and limitations
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server (or other version control systems)
  • NUnit (or other unit testing frameworks)
  • GUI design/implementation or knowledge of standards, WPF or WinForms
  • Cloud Technologies (Azure)
  • ASP.NET MVC, WCF, JavaScript, Angular JS, Bootstrap, or other web software frameworks,
  • SQL Server (or other SQL databases)
  • Passion for maths, statistics and complex algorithms

  • This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/79108926