Senior/ Lead Software Developer

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 18 hours ago

Reference 1388050

 Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Lead .net Developer to work within the education division of Capita IT and Networks at our centre on excellence in Newtownabbey. You will be creating products and solutions that interact with and support the life chances of young people across NI, ROI and GB.

About the role

We currently have an excellent, newly created opportunity for a Senior/ Lead .Net Developer to join us working on our bespoke, market leading portal. The role is a visible and important role in our team as you will be responsible for the design, development and maintenance of our product and its road-map going forward.

Day-to-day you will engage with our customers, contractors and other teams and lead the successful integration of existing and new solutions. You will be responsible for the design, development and maintenance of our products and their road-maps going forward.

You will be expected to be familiar with current and evolving IT technologies that include those based in the cloud. Aspirations to further career by obtaining technical accreditation’s particularly in Microsoft products will be extremely beneficial.

Working within the education division of Capita MITS, the successful candidate will be creating products and solutions that interact with and support the life chances of young people across NI, ROI and GB.

In addition to providing support and maintenance for the existing product that is used by over 350,000 people in over 1000 schools, the candidate will steer the design and development of the new product by embracing fresh, clean interfaces and cutting edge techniques making it relevant to the next generation of users.

The Person

You will need to be dynamic, have a clear vision around new technologies and practices and possess the energy and drive to bring their design ideas to life. You will not be afraid of a challenge and have the desire to carve out your own path through hard work and determination to bring together all that’s required to make this product a continued success. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Developer to take that next step in their career and have an impact on a large business from day 1.

Technical Experience Required

  • A proven track record in developing enterprise scale web/database applications to include Windows Communication Foundation services
  • Experience of software development in the .NET environment, specifically C# and ASP.NET and ADO.NET
  • SQL Server Integration Services
  • Experience of Microsoft SQL Server. Excellent knowledge of T-SQL
  • Knowledge of HTML, XML, CSS and other related technologies
  • Knowledge of client-side technologies primarily JavaScript and AJAX
  • Experience and knowledge of developing Web Services
  • Caching solutions

So, do you have what it takes?

If successful, you will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package and the chance to work on a project that can help change the lives of others whilst being part of a wider team of professionals in one of the UK’s leading organisations.

At Capita, training and development aren’t optional extras: they’re how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day’s holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. You will also be given the opportunity to work from home 2-3 days per week. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process – click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply – you can contact Michael Rosbotham on 07864993543 for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita’s vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check.

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