Applications Developer

Recruiter
Ideal Personnel & Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£36,800 per annum
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client has a vacancy for a Developer, reporting to the Operations Project Manager. The purpose of this position is to design and develop applications.

Responsibilities include:
• Reviewing business design documents and participating in design workshops
• Creating functional specifications/technical designs that have completed the necessary quality assurance and approval process
• Developing applications and software components that comply with the functional/technical specifications and have completed the necessary quality assurance process and comply with the appropriate standards for coding, security and compliance
• Supporting various in-house applications / websites
• Effectively managing customer expectations
• Providing advice and guidance to the support functions where technical issues require developer input to resolve
• Keeping up to date with technology and development languages

The successful candidate must already meet level 5 of the Qualification Credit Framework (QCF). This equates to: Certificates of Higher Education, Foundation Degree, ITIL v3 Level 5 Diploma (Master), Level 5 Prince 2 Practitioner or the ILM5 Diploma in Coaching and Mentoring or Management/Service Improvement

Skills and knowledge
• Awareness of industry standard development lifecycles and best practice testing
• Knowledge of industry standard technology
• An appreciation of project management methodology
• Knowledge of code management applications e.g. SourceSafe
• Proven experience of developing applications using the following technologies: IIS6/7.5, ASP.Net, SQL Server 2008/2012, SSAS/SSIS, Javascript/JQuery, CSS and HTML
• Experience in supporting and maintaining Umbraco CMS websites
• Self-reliant with well-developed communication, analytical, organizational and administrative skills
• Ideally you will have experience with XML Web Services and OS/400 CL

Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.