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Developer - C#, ASP.Net, Javascript, SQL Server

Job Title: Developer - C#, ASP.Net, Javascript, SQL Server
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England,Derbyshire,Derby
Industry:
Salary: gbp35000.00 - gbp40000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH264_1390816298
Contact Name: Linda Parsons
Contact Email: Linda@prospectus.co.uk
Job Published: January 27, 2014 09:51

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Developer with good C#, ASP.Net, JavaScript, HTML and SQL Server skills to join a brand new team for a large software and services provider based in Derby. This role offers the opportunity to use some of the latest technologies such as HTML/5 and CSS/3.

To be considered for this position you must be a good clean coder and be on a constant quest to improve the quality of the software you produce. This should be balanced with commercial awareness and the ability to collaborate with your team and other business stakeholders in a professional manner.

Main duties and responsibilities:

· Translate software requirements into high quality maintainable code

· Maintain any existing applications, identifying opportunities to improve the code-base

· Test developed code to a high quality including verifying user-acceptance criteria to ensure work meets requirements

· Devise possible solutions to predicted problems, evaluating other options

· Produce technical documentation to describe system usage

· Collaborate closely with other team members

· Liaise with third-parties to implement external dependencies

· Provide telephone support both internally and to external clients

· Consult resource material to maintain and further existing skills and knowledge

· Take part fully in the agile practises adopted by the team

The ideal candidate should:

· Have the ability to respond positively to changing deadlines and requirements while focusing on the task in hand

· Be able to function as a self-starter and also as part of a team

· Be able to consider multiple options to a reaching a solution, while involving appropriate stakeholders

· Will know when to ask for help and escalate problems

· Have the ability to communicate technical facts to non-technical people

· Be passionate about developing high quality software and improving skills

Essential Skills:

· C#

· ASP.NET

· Javascript

· HTML/5, XML, XSLT, CSS/3

· SQL Server (TSQL for SQL Server)

· Relational database structures and principles

· Object Oriented Programming practices and principles

· Awareness of common design patterns

· Effective use of source control systems - such as Git

Desirable Skills:

· Agile/Scrum methodologies

· Experience of XP practises - TDD, Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery

· MVC/MVVM - for example: ASP.Net MVC or WebApi

· Service Oriented Architecture development

· Webservices - ReST, SOAP, WCF

· Client-side JavaScript coding - including use of frameworks such as AngularJS

Education / Qualifications:

· Computer science related degree at 2.1 or above

· OR a proven track record of working in a technical environment using the technologies listed above

Benefits include: 25 days holiday, contributory pension, life insurance, income protection insurance, childcare voucher salary sacrifice, cycle to work scheme, and employee assistance programme.