Software Developer

    Tyne And Wear

    Nigel Wright Group

    The CompanyOur client is a national organisation who offer a specialist service to a huge customer base. They are a market leader and with over 100 years of experience well placed to maintain their position. The RoleYou will be expected to

    • Design, build, test, document, and keep up-to-date software components.
    • Write clean, efficient code using modern best practices and tools.
    • Collaborate actively in daily stand-up meetings, contribute to sprint planning, and participate in sprint reviews and retrospectives.
    • Continuously learn and improve your technical skills.
    • Work closely with product owners, testers, and developers to refine product backlog items.
    • Create user interfaces that are user-friendly and efficient.
    • Estimate the time and cost of new development projects and provide feedback to clients.
    • Identify opportunities to automate tasks for better efficiency.
    • Design secure, scalable, and maintainable software solutions.
    • Follow established coding standards and practices.
    • Evaluate technical risks and consult with senior developers when necessary.
    • Design cost-effective IT solutions that meet specific needs.
    • Write unit tests following company quality assurance standards.
    • Troubleshoot, fix, and prevent IT problems.
    • Create documentation for support and software releases.

    The PersonCandidates will need

    • Proven software development experience
    • Experience developing systems to requirements, ideally within a scrum team, familiar with user stories, project backlog items and tasks.
    • Be able to deconstruct a user story into its required components for development.
    • Strong Microsoft .NET, .NET Core, ASP.NET, C#, MVC, LINQ, Web API skills, Entity Framework, XML, JSON
    • A good working knowledge of SQL server, T-SQL, Windows Server, Visual Studio, JavaScript
    • A good knowledge of object oriented concepts and design patterns
    • Experience in Test Driven Development including ability to write unit tests
    • Good knowledge of working in Visual Studio, Azure DevOps and Git repository
    • Experience in building and testing web services; JSON, REST / SOAP
    • Object oriented concepts and design patterns
    • Knowledge of Agile practices and frameworks (eg. SCRUM, Kanban)
    • Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills

    This is an excellent opportunity for a developer looking to progress their career and to start to build experience in Azure, Azure Function, Service Bus etc. The role will come with salary of up to £44,000 and offer a hybrid working arrangement.Please get in touch if you’d like to find out more.