C# Software Engineer

Posted 13 January by Walsh Employment

Voted by staff and customers as one of the best places to work in the UK and a Top 100 employer; our client is a global Tier 1 consultancy involved in leading cutting edge Public Sector and Government projects throughout the UK. We are looking for a C# Software Engineer to join their successful, stable, and growing team. This can be working from home.

The Company considers employees as highly valued members of the business and offer an extensive benefits package plus fantastic progression opportunities for those wishing to move further in their career on a local, national, or global scale.

C# Software Engineer

Rotation of 2 weeks in the office (Reading or Leatherhead) then 4 weeks working from home

£55-65K plus extensive benefits package

Due to the highly secure nature of this work all applicants will be required to gain UK Security Clearance to at least SC level. You must be a British National who has been resident in the UK for at least the last 5 years and you cannot have been outside the UK for more than 28 days on any one occasion within this time.

To be successful in this role:

Candidates will be confident C# Software Engineers and will have the following technical skills:

  • SQL (Preferably MS SQL Server/T-SQL)
  • C# development on Windows using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 (or later)
  • Scripting (preferably PowerShell)
  • Comfortable in a working from home environment

The work will be as part of an Agile team based in either Reading or Leatherhead with potential trips to the other. The project operates regular 'rota based' outages, which a candidate would be part of for the role. The outages take place outside normal working hours with overtime payable.

Position summary:

If your programming skills are matched by an enthusiasm for problem-solving, and your communication skills are as creative as your coding, there’s a digital revolution underway in the UK that could use your help.

Our client is looking for a C# Software Engineer with an established track record to work on the one of their flagship healthcare programmes. The core of the system is a COTS product (PCS) which has been customised with bespoke code and database schemas to provide the required functionality. In addition to this, a variety of smaller bespoke and customised applications are supported and developed into the environment.

Job role and responsibilities:

The role will involve being part of an Agile (SAFe) team working from home in a number of areas, which include:

  • Investigating and diagnosing issues with the current system
  • Developing enhancements and fixes to the current software applications
  • Working with the client to define and implement new requirements in an Agile way
  • Assisting with the development of automation scripts and process improvements
  • Producing documentation as required, including release notes, installation guides, etc


The company is highly regarded within the industry and is one of the largest and most successful independent technology & business services firms in the world.

Alongside a competitive salary, you will have access to an annual bonus plan and share scheme making you a member not just an employee. You will also have the option to benefit from private medical and dental insurance, flexible retirement options, childcare vouchers and a cycle to work scheme. This C# Software Engineer role is also working from home.

Required skills

  • C#
  • Scripting
  • Software Engineering
  • SQL
  • Visual Studio

Application questions

Are you British National who has been resident in the UK for at least the last 5 years?
Have you been outside of the UK for more than 28 days on any single occasion in the last 5 years?
Are you an experienced C# developer?
Are you happy to work in Reading or Leatherhead on 2 weeks in / 4 weeks off basis?

Reference: 45369486

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