MVCNet Website Developer

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10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced MVC.Net Website Developer to join an existing software development team working within a company that is one of the UK’s leading providers of online learning. Based in Ilkley, West Yorkshire, the successful Website Developer will earn a salary of up to £45,000 per annum. The company always embrace the latest technology whenever possible and you will be encouraged to grow your technical skills through various engaging development activities.

The Company:

The company has been one of the UK’s leading providers of online learning for over twenty years and has delivered training to over 2.9 million learners. At the Learning Technology Awards 2016/2017, they achieved gold for the prestigious ‘Learning Technologies Supplier of the Year\'.

Their vision is to achieve "20 million online learners by 2020" and having a workforce who embrace their values of being Passionate, Customer Focused, Collaborative, Innovative and Demonstrate Integrity.

Key Duties:

As a Website Developer you will primarily be responsible for advancing and maintaining the company’s website. The team currently utilise the following technical stack but this is always evolving; C#, SQL Server, JavaScript, ASP.Net MVC, SignalR, HTML and Visual Studio. Additional key duties will include:

- Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
- Work with UX Designers and Website Owner in developing the company website
- Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
- Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to mitigate and address these issues
- Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automatisation
- Provide technical support to others within the software development team
- Liaise across departments / Scrum teams to ensure commitment of quality
- Maintain an organised workflow and keep all development projects under strict version control
- From time-to-time, assist the sprint teams working on the build and maintenance of the Learning Management System

Key Skills/Experience:

To be considered for the role of Website developer you must have experience of working as part of a Scrum team within an Agile development environment. In addition, the following key skills, knowledge and experience are essential:


- Experience of working in the following key languages: C#, ASP.NET MVC, SQL/SQL Server 2008+, JavaScript, HTML/CSS and Visual Studio 2012+.
- Experience of using Sitecore is desirable, training will provided


- Ability to document development work created and accompanying test procedures
- Attention to detail to ensure accuracy and ensure requirements are met whilst keeping defects to a minimum.
- Adept at solving issues and proposing feasible solutions to requirements and defects.


- High level of understanding of software development methodologies and techniques
- Strong knowledge of computer languages suited to projects they have been assigned

Attitude and Behaviours:

- Must work well within a team environment and be able to discuss development projects with team members and management
- Be determined to deliver agreed requirements in the specified Sprint cycle whilst maintaining quality assurance.
- Work well in a team environment ensuring that collaborative methods are used to meet the teams common goal.
- Must keep up to date with modern development technologies and eager to learn new skills and embrace self-development.

Package Includes:

In addition to an annual salary of up to £45,000 per annum, the successful Website Developer will receive the following benefits:

- Comprehensive induction & ongoing training, 3% matched contribution Pension Scheme, Simply Health Plan, Life Assurance and Childcare Vouchers.
- Hours of work are 37.5 hours (Monday to Friday)
- Regular team building events and charity fun days, lunch time activities including darts, whole company business updates, excellent work/life balance, opportunities for development, butties on achievement of key milestones, ice creams in summer, family BBQ’s (donations to charity), sporting events and the most amazing Christmas party with competitions and prizes.

Interested in the role of Website Developer based in Ilkley, West Yorkshire? Then please apply by submitting your CV and covering letter detailing your current salary. We are an Equality & Diversity employer.

No agencies please.

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