Lead Developer - Hatfield
Lead Developer - C# ASP.NET, MVC, O365, Angular, SharePoint Online (K2 desirable), Linux, Open Source and Mobile Development - Hatfield
My client is market leading organisation across Infrastructure Services and they have a brand new role for a brand team in the company
As the Lead Developer you will be a highly technical individual needing a strong understanding of web concepts and protocols, requiring hands-on experience of a broad range of web technologies and tools working on multiple platforms.
The Lead Developer will have the capability to communicate effectively with cross discipline teams including infrastructure and architects to deliver the best possible development solutions.
As a Lead Developer you will have a strong development background in multiple technology spheres including C# ASP.NET, MVC, O365, Angular, SharePoint Online (K2 desirable), Linux, Open Source and Mobile Development..
*Reports to Head of Digital Technology
*Develop and implement highly scalable applications which can adapt to changing requirements
*Translate business requirements and user needs into measurable improvement through technology
*Engage proactively with stakeholders and present technical issues in a clear and approachable format.
*Develop existing O365 capabilities to fully utilise enterprise licence functionality
*Assist in the integration of DevOps into the business through collaborative working with both development and operations teams
*Lead the development of applications alongside the lead integration developer to ensure applications fully integrate with our complex Legacy applications and data
*Translate business requirements into usable applications using modern tools and techniques to improve experiences
*Develop cutting edge solutions providing business benefits across multiple technologies including C# ASP.NET, MVC, O365, SharePoint Online, SOA, API, SQL, Oracle, Xamarin, PhoneGap
*Work with Infrastructure and DevOps engineers to provision fit for purpose solutions for development and deployment
*Solve problems through smart technology solutions, identify quick wins, delivery proof of concepts, prove value and deliver quickly to a high quality
*Bring in best practice and assist in the implementation of agile working practices
*Work with other teams across infrastructure and architecture to ensure solutions are best in class, are realistic and delivered in an optimised and agile way.
*Document and oversee the governance of online development standards guide
*Create and manage continuous development and deployment approaches across software including PowerShell Scripting and tools ie Team city/Octopus configuration
*Keep your knowledge up to date in a fast moving and evolving IT and Digital function
*Develop proof of concept solutions to demonstrate improvement and optimisation
*Develop well documented, reusable code which meets standards, is secure and reliable and promotes continuous development, continuous integration and continuous deployment
*Analyse and troubleshoot live issues when required
*Should be strong in following .NET standards and practices recognised by Microsoft
*Would be expected to lead Mobile application development
*Building integration functionality alongside integration developers with common enterprise solutions such as O365, Sitecore, Salesforce, SOA
Key skills and qualifications
*Strong collaboration and team working skills
*A BSc Degree in Computer Science or a related field - 2:1 and above
*Ability to work independently
*Demonstrable techniques and approaches to delivering mobile solutions for multiple devices
*5+ years Core Development using ASP.NET MVC, WebApi in C#
*Experience with cloud development environments ie AWS, Azure.
*Experience in Agile development environment
*Familiarity or exposure to ITIL
*Knowledge of User Experience (UX) design principles
*Single Page Principles using KnockoutJS or AngularJS
*Preferable knowledge of message-oriented-Middleware technologies such as OSB.
*Preferable knowledge of SOA
*Demonstrable experience of object-oriented design patterns and code refactoring and awareness of SOLID principles
*Experience of automated Testing using a variety of MS Test, NUnit, CodedUI, Selenium and Jasmine would be useful
*Source control and branching and merging strategies using SourceSafe, SVN or GIT
*Good English communications skills in both written and verbal skills to communicate at all levels with Internals and External Client/Stakeholders of the business.
*Preferable knowledge of release and automation tools such as TeamCity, Puppet
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