IT Software Developer

Ginger Recruitment
From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Software Developer



£35,000- £40,000

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced IT Software Developer to join a dynamic and fast growing business. Established for over 20 years, with a head office based in Blackburn, this client is a leader in their industry and pride themselves on their team culture.

The key responsibility will be to improve and maintain the company’s bespoke solutions whilst delivering IT projects. You will help facilitate design, installation, testing and maintenance of software systems.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and host a creative flair, with experience within a Senior Software Development role.

Your key responsibilities will include:

·Support the creation and maintenance of technical documentation

·Suggest and implement new changes based on working practices in the rest of the business.

·Assist in requirements identification and in producing specifications

·Design, develop, and deliver new features on our front and backend systems

·Create and maintain a development environment for efficient testing and integration

·Assist in the definition of acceptance tests

·Participate in team knowledge management and make recommendations for continuous improvement of our Agile Methodologies

·Contribute and adhere to coding standards, best practices, and procedures

·Participate in knowledge sharing and pair programming

·Ensure that work carried out maintains data security and integrity

·Assist in the day to day support when required

You will need to be able to demonstrate:

·5 or more years’ professional experience with the following C#, ASP.NET, CSS, JavaScript, T-SQL

·2 or more years’ professional experience with the following HTML5, MVC, Angular, EF

·Good knowledge of test driven development and continuous integration

·Strong OO design knowledge

·Integration of web APIs - REST/JSON/XML

·Strong knowledge and experience with various DBMS

·Proven work experience in an agile environment (Scrum)

·Strong knowledge of version control and task tracking systems

·5+ years commercial experience

·Comfortable with collective code ownership and pair programming

·Creative problem solver and able to think out-side the box

·Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

·SSRS / Crystal Reports Experience are desirable but not essential

This organisation is offering a great benefits package in return of your commitment and dedication, providing you with a competitive salary plus; 33 days’ holiday per annum including bank holidays and a contributory pension scheme after completing your three-month probationary period!

Apply now or contact Andrea at Ginger for more information.

Ginger Recruitment is an independent North West recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. Servicing the Ribble valley and Lancashire areas, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So if its the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help. If you are looking for a similar position in Lancashire, then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced and REC recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive per vacancy, we are unable to respond to every candidate personally and so if you have not heard back from us within 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful