NET Developer (WPF, SQL, SSRS, SSIS)

Robert Half
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
.NET Developer (WPF, SQL, SSRS, SSIS)

This is an exciting time for a .NET Developer to join an in house development team with a leading investment firm based in the City. The .NET Developer will be working within a leading Asset Manager with approx. 12 Billion under management.

General Duties
  • Develops and documents a plan of action, codes programs, prepares test data and performs testing/debugging activities with limited guidance from management.
  • Development activity carried out by the team is varied and include development of WPF desktop programs, web applications and reporting interfaces, SSRS/SSIS reports and the implementation of a firm-wide data warehouse and business intelligence system. The position requires experience of the Microsoft. NET software development stack and excellent knowledge of SQL and ideally SSRS/SSIS.
  • Participates in the entire lifecycle of software development including requirements definition, architecture and development specifications, coding, quality assurance testing, deployment, documentation and support.
  • Works as member of a development team to implement programming methodologies, standards, and procedures, and will be responsible for gathering requirements from end users in multiple business units.
  • Assist with the mentoring of the Jnr members of the team and prioritization of task (project related and day to day support issues)
  • Determines solutions to complex systems issues.
  • Delivers quality code within scope and on time.
  • Collaborates with other developers and business analysts effectively.
  • This list of responsibilities may not be all-inclusive and can be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as needed.
  • Knowledge and Experience
  • Expert level C#
  • ASP.NET ( Web forms & MVC Razor)
  • WPF (including MVVM)
  • General web development (HTML,CSS,JavaScript (Query)
  • Experience using Team Foundation Server for source code control.
    • Strong object oriented development skills
    • Unit testing and integration testing approaches
    • Experience of working within a team of developers
    • Business focus with a desire to understand the business.
    • Excellent communicator with the ability to disseminate and collate the relevant information.
    • Good time management skills both individually and in relation to co-ordinating other members of the team.
    • Able to act calmly and professionally under pressure, whilst working through complex issues to find solutions in a structured and timely manner.

    Desirable skills
    • Previous experience with replacing or converting legacy software systems
    • Data warehouse design and development preferebly using WhereScape
    • Report creation using data visualisation tools (QliSense)
    • Programming expertise using other technologies e.g. Java, PHP, Python, Node.js, AngularJS or similar.
    • Lotus approach and Monarch by Data Watch
    • IBM Power Systems (AS/400) RPG and Query

    Other skills, competencies and attributes:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Enjoy working with others in a team atmosphere
    • Prefer a small-business, fast paced working environment
    • Enjoy maintaining/enhancing code to meet changing client/industry needs.
    • Strong interpersonal skills and focus on client service.
    • Thorough in approach to work, with excellent attention to detail
    • Proven ability to meet project deadlines
    • Project professionalism, enthusiasm and a willingness to achieve results.
    • Excellent benefits on offer
    • £55,000- £60,000
    • +20% Bonus
    • +Training allowance
    • +25 days holidays#
    • Heath care, Gym, Pension

    +Nice office with excellent transport links - Liverpool St/Moorgate, London, City

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