C# / XAML Developer

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
25 Apr 2017
Closes
23 May 2017
Ref
00067770
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This thriving established software development agency is searching for top talent to join their team in the City of London. They have a friendly, open office environment with breakout areas and refreshments for their development, UX and design staff collaborating to create products that delight their clients. They maintain close relationships with all of their clients and their technical vendors and partners, some examples of the industries they frequently work with include:

- Broadcast television & media
- International Sport
- Print and digital magazines
- Real estate

They are one of the two Microsoft Elite Ecosystem partners in the world working in collaboration with technical, product and evangelist staff directly for each project.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented C#/XAML Developer to help with some of their most innovative projects for high-profile clients across the world and to join a leading digital consultancy in central London.

You will be joining their Windows development team of passionate developers with decades of experience between them, working on projects using the UWP platform for Windows 10 across a range of devices including desktop, tablet, phone and Xbox One. As well as working with the team on a daily basis you will also have the opportunity to work directly with the clients and stakeholders of the projects you work on as we believe direct communication yields the best results. You'll enjoy working on multiple projects in a given year each with their own technical challenges to overcome, and value high quality user experiences in your finished products.

Core skills required:
- Experience of C#/XAML development within a commercial environment (either WPF, Silverlight or WinRT/UWP).
- Strong .NET or WinRT library knowledge.
- Good understanding of calling HTTP APIs and interpreting JSON or XML responses.
- Ability to solve problems, provide solutions and play an interactive role within a team environment.
- The ability to work on own initiative and be results focused.
- Excellent time management skills.

Very Desirable core skills:
- A proven history with the UWP Windows 10 platform or WinRT for Windows 8.1/Windows Phone 8.1 with demonstrable projects that have been delivered in your career or personal side projects.
- Experience with building media based apps either video or audio in primary purpose.
- Demonstrable knowledge of animation APIs that are used within the WinRT or UWP frameworks
- Other platform experiences are a bonus.

You will receive:
- A very competitive salary
- Work alongside leading global brands to deliver exciting projects
- Development using the latest UWP technologies and frameworks
- An opportunity to work with an inspiring and passionate team
- Regular team social events
- Relocation support to London & other benefits available

If you think you have what it takes for this role apply now with your current CV for more details. Please note that they do not accept applications from remote workers, off-shore companies or recruiters.

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