Applications Developer

Recruiter
360 Resourcing
Location
Slough
Salary
29536.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

New opportunity not to be missed. Our client is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Applications Developer / Senior Applications Developer based at the office in Slough. Joining them on a full time permanent basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £29,536 - £46,016 per annum. The level of appointment and associated salary will depend upon qualifications and experience.

They are looking to recruit a new member to their highly skilled ICT team which provides both application development and ICT infrastructure expertise to their varied research and product programme and to their corporate management systems.

They are seeking to appoint an Applications Developer / Senior Applications Developer to join their recently expanded applications team in the development and support of their bespoke applications. The team has a large and exciting portfolio of work from developing internal systems to creating new applications for delivery of their products and services, such as development of their e-assessment capability.

Appointment as a Senior Applications Developer: The successful candidate will work with the ICT Business Applications Manager to help lead the applications team.

Key activities will include:

- developing new web applications using the Microsoft .NET development stack.

- maintaining, supporting and updating current and future applications following an agile development methodology

- leading development planning sessions and developing system architecture

- mentoring and supporting junior team members.

Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience of working with Microsoft .NET and a solid understanding of secure web application development. Other essential requirements are:

- a good understanding of relational databases and experience using SQL

- knowledge of software testing techniques and methodologies

- good communication skills, both written and verbal

- good interpersonal skills with an ability to support and mentor others

Appointment as an Applications Developer: The successful candidate will work with the Applications Development Manager to develop and support their bespoke web applications.

Main activities will include:

- developing new applications using the Microsoft .NET development stack

- developing and building relational databases

- querying datasets from relational databases.

- developing web based systems using ASP.Net, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

- maintaining, supporting and updating current and future applications

Applications Developer / Senior Applications Developer candidates should have a strong knowledge of an object oriented language such as C# or Java, and experience of using this language in at least one significant project (commercial experience preferred); other essential requirements are:

- a good understanding of relational databases and experience using SQL

- an understanding of the principles of web application development including a good knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript

This is a great opportunity for an Applications Developer / Senior Applications Developer to not only further their career in IT as part of their friendly and professional team, but to be part of an organisation that is committed to improving the lives of learners through evidence in education.

They are a registered charity and an equal opportunity employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. Benefits of working there include 30 days paid leave per year over and above Bank Holidays and discretionary days, generous pension arrangements and good support for staff development.

Their offices are located in lovely grounds a mile from the town centre; communications by road and rail are excellent.

Applicants for this post should note that it is exempt from the ‘Rehabilitation of Offenders Act’.

Closing date:  26th May 2017

 Interviews: Early June 2017

If you have an enthusiastic can do mentality and a willingness to challenge yourself in order to push your learning and progress your career as an Applications Developer / Senior Applications Developer please click ‘Apply’ below.

No Agencies please, if you are an agency please respect their policy of no cold calling.