Developer - Web Software

18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced software developer and programmer to join a dynamic and rapidly expanding business that has developed unique web-based business software. Specialising in the production and development of cutting-edge, innovative solutions for the Meetings & Events Market, we are firmly established as the market leaders in the field.

The application portfolio includes package and bespoke software, portals, reporting systems, and custom integrations. Your role will involve working on a range of projects including business systems and client-facing applications.

Company Benefits

The successful candidate will receive a generous basic salary and be eligible for the company benefits scheme.

  • All employees have the option to join the workplace pension scheme with rewards for length of service

  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays with option to buy an additional 10 days leave

  • After 2 years’ service, employees are awarded an additional day's leave every year up to 5 days additional leave

  • Various salary sacrifice schemes available including a Cycle to work scheme

  • Lifestyle benefits and discounts schemes

Your responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to) the following:

  • Prioritising and resolving incoming requests from the helpdesk system, email, phone or in person

  • Managing technical aspects of internal and client implementation projects

  • Working individually and as part of a team on programming, testing tasks, problem-solving analysing new and existing projects to deliver high-performance, reliable, scalable and secure software

  • Running tests of the application to identify bugs

  • Reacting to problems and providing solutions as necessary

  • Keeping abreast of technology and maintaining existing skills and knowledge

  • Looking for ways to improve processes and procedures

  • Assist with design specifications for new modules and feature sets where applicable

  • Suggest innovative software solutions to internal and customer requirements

  • Apply best practices where instructed or necessary

  • Code software to specification and timescale using methods appropriate to the requirement

  • Attend development team meetings

  • Good communication and team working skills

  • "Can do" attitude, flexible and self-motivated

  • Be able to think creatively whilst maintaining a commercial sense of software development

  • To carry out such other duties in line with skills and experience as may be required by one of the Directors.

To be considered for this development position, you must:

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent within a computer related discipline or have the quality experience to be able to demonstrate a depth of knowledge that demonstrates a degree level of competence.

  • Essential Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • ASP.Net 4.0/4.5, MVC 4/5, Web Forms

  • C#

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2012, Stored Procedures and User Defined Functions

  • Internet Technologies - HTML JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, IIS, jQuery

  • GIT source control

  • Understanding of Relational Database Design & experience of SQL

  • Experience in connecting with other systems/data via API and or web services

Desirable Skills & Experience:

Microsoft Azure Microsoft Reporting Services