Application Developer

Posted 6 March by Embark Group Limited Easy Apply

About Embark Group

Embark Group is a full-scale retirement solutions provider. We are committed to acquiring, developing and holding - for the long-term - a range of financial services businesses in the UK and internationally. As an investor we look for wholly-owned, minority interest and joint venture investments that can generate value independently or in concert with other assets in our portfolio.

We look for businesses that possess the capacity for scaled growth, a proven presence in their chosen market segments, strong people with the right values, and most importantly that offer an opportunity for us to add value through digital delivery.

Our approach centres on four primary enablers: our expertise, access to leading technology, focus on consumers, and capital. More than anything, we build safe and recurring value for all of our stakeholders, customers, partners, employees and shareholders.

Role Summary

In your role as Application Developer, you will be responsible for working on new greenfield development projects as well as supporting existing applications and interfaces with third party partners.

You will be responsible for understanding business requirements, participating in detailed design brainstorming sessions and developing web screens, SQL procedures/functions and SSIS packages to implement the required functionality.

The ideal candidate will be a full stack Microsoft analyst developer with development experience in both web and database domains, have a good understanding of database design and have good working knowledge of the best practices in Web, SQL & SSIS development demonstrated over several projects.

Key Accountabilities

  • Participate in all phases of software development life cycle including design, development, testing, implementation and support

  • Design and develop solutions using primarily .NET, C# and SQL Server.

  • Work with SMEs, Business Analysts and Solution Architects to understand functional & non-functional requirements and technical design

  • Maintain high quality technical documentation

  • Promote best practice in C#, .NET and SQL development

Experience Required

Delivering excellence is no easy task, particularly when you are transforming a business. So we’re looking for someone with the right experience and behaviours to join our team. The 'DNA’ we look for starts with high proactivity and tenacity, the desire to deliver service excellence, attention to detail and a passion for both innovation and continuous improvement. As well as this, you will need to have:

  • SQL Server 2012/2014/2016, T-SQL & Stored Procedures & Aggregrate Functions

  • C#, Framework 4.0/4.5

  • ASP.NET, MVC, Javascript & Javascript frameworks, AJAX, jQuery, CSS

  • Visual Studio 2015/2017

  • Selenium automation through c# web drivers

  • Windows service development


  • Understanding of data modelling and database design

  • Team Foundation Server or other Source Control

  • Qlik / BI Technologies

  • SoapUI / ReadyAPI Automated API Testing

  • RESTful/WCF web services

  • Excel VBA

  • Exposure to Azure Technologies

Required skills

  • AJAX
  • C#
  • Development Projects
  • SSIS
  • Windows Azure

Reference: 34615681

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