Lead Developer

Artis Recruitment Ltd
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Developer required by market leading, financial services organisation based on the outskirts of Salisbury. The Lead Developer will report directly into the CIO and will be required to provide senior development experience and provide back up and support to the other members of the development team. The position is responsible for enhancing and supporting key change initiatives. The position provides exposure to a broad range of IT change projects.


*Lead development, to deliver projects to time and budget, developing n-tier component based designs, using OO development methodologies, in a Service Oriented Architecture. The successful candidate must have a proven track record of delivering robust, high availability, transactional web applications. They will be enthusiastic and pro-active, with the drive and commitment to work effectively in an environment championing significant change.

*The candidate will have significant development experience, including object oriented design & development skills gained in a .NET and web services environment, as well as having extensive experience covering all aspects of the development life cycle; preferably gained in the Financial sector. The candidate will have had experience of mentoring and developing more junior staff.

Required skills/ Education:

*Several years solid development experience on transactional web applications, preferably gained in a financial services environment

*A proven track record of delivering and supporting mission critical eBusiness applications, plus integration with transactional platforms and databases

*Solid experience of application development in a .NET, Web Services SOA environment, using specifically:

oDevelopment & deployment of Azure, cloud-base applications o Single-sign on, plus integration with Windows Directory Services

oC# v5 - 7.3 [.Net Framework v4.5 - 4.7.2]


oVisual Studio 2012/2015/2017

oSQL Server 2012/2016/2017

oT-SQL stored procedures


oMVC 4/5/6


oXML, W3C Schema, SOAP, and Web Services

oBest practices and Design Patterns

oMicrosoft Enterprise Application Blocks

*Solid database design experience/data modelling, for SQL Server

*Experience of automated testing tools, such as Nunit

*Experience of JavaScript, CSS, and HTML

*Experience of source & version control tools, VS Team Foundation Server

*Knowledge of the design of secure and maintainable web sites and web service applications in a SOA environment

*Ability to liaise with and manage expectations

*Full development lifecycle experience, including implementation plans

*Minimum 3-years' experience in a team leadership role

*Attention to detail

*Well organised, enthusiastic and self-motivated


*Used to enhancing customer (B2C) and business (B2B) portals

*Has worked in an agile-based delivery team

*Broad understanding of related server and network technologies and architectures

*Experience of integrating web-based applications and transactional applications

*Knowledge of Selenium would be desirable but not essential

This exciting role comes with an excellent salary and a great benefits package which includes 26 days holiday, a contributory pension, healthcare, life assurance and many more.

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