Senior .NET Developer
This software development job is for a .NET developer who has experience developing enterprise applications, familiar with the MVC framework and who would use SQL on a daily basis.
This .NET job is based in Belfast and comes with a salary of £45k per annum. The package also includes up to 10% pension contribution, life assurance and a tailored benefits scheme for your choosing.
Who is the company?
My client is one of the fastest growing software and services companies in the UK who employs over four thousand people over twenty-eight different locations. There technology platforms and solutions are used by 70% of the FTSE 100, Government and other large corporates, particularly in banking, insurance, and other financial services.
There main IT hub is based here in Belfast and they work in conjunction with another hub in Warrington and they have a robust software testing division in Chennai. They are now a global company as they have just acquired a major business in the states. Over the last 7 years, they have made 16 acquisitions to create an exciting organisation which focuses on innovation and technology. They are in a clear upper trajectory as a business and it is an exciting time to consider joining them.
What does this .NET job involve?
This is a senior position and the successful candidate will be presented as the role model within the team. You will be asked to train and mentor new team members and junior .NET developers.
Daily you will provide .NET development guidance and support within the delivery and support functions ensuring the development, support and small change teams meet customer requirements and SLA targets. You will only be asked to provide support once a project goes live and deal with any initial teething problems. Once the dust settles the support team will handle all issues and you will move on to another project.
You will also support the business analyst to translate some of the more complex business requirements into a technical specification. You may need to engage with the client directly during this stage. You will then create work packages for allocation to the development, support and small change teams.
Since this is a senior .NET job you will identify the most appropriate methods for solution implementation based on product configuration; use of third-party components, and integration with software components. You will also promote quality software engineering techniques for all teams. You will also be responsible for the management of applications cases for the Service Desk.
If required, you may have to assist with pre-sales activities that relate to service management for new customers such as tender response and customer presentations.
What skills and experience are needed?
We are seeking a Senior .NET Developer with at least 5 years commercial experience which must include exposure to enterprise applications. Technical skills must include some of the following: C#, MVC, N-tier development (WCF, WebAPI), SQL, XML/XSLT and Team Foundation Server (TFS).
It would be beneficial if you have experience providing support to customers while working with remote teams. This will require strong communications skills as you will be dealing with both clients and colleagues to resolve outstanding issues. You need to be able to work to tight deadlines, rapidly absorb new information and plan activities effectively.
How do I apply?
To apply for this .NET job simply send an updated CV using the links provided. Alternatively, you can contact Gareth Stirling directly on 028 9091 8528 for a confidential discussion on this job and your career.