Over the past 2 years my client’s IT Development team have demonstrated the multiple benefits of having an in-house software team. This has led to the growing demand from all aspects of the business for new internal and external facing systems. They are to redesign processes, platforms and software from the ground up.
Over the last year the department has been modernised by the IT Director. This has led to:
• Brand new virtualised infrastructure to replace all existing development servers.
• A brand new state-of-the-art office.
• Brand new laptops for all development team members.
• New tools to manage our processes (JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Bamboo, Application Insights, Power BI, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy)
• A 10x increase in our training budget
• A new embracing approach to new technologies
The company is at an exciting point in its software journey with multiple upcoming projects ranging from a new generation of responsive websites to a redesign of all databases, alongside these we have a whole suite of web applications that are essential to the operation of our dealerships.
• C# ASP.Net MVC (4+/Core)
• Microsoft SQL Server (T-SQL, Stored Procedures, performance tuning),
• Entity Framework (or similar ORM)
• JQuery, AJAX, HTML and CSS.
• SQL Server Reporting Services
• Source control and work item management software.
• WCF or Web Services.
• Experience working in an Agile environment (Scrum/Kanban/Sprint)
• GIT branching strategies
• Continuous integration and deployment.
• Micro Service Oriented Architecture
• Domain Driven Development
• Design and contribute to the team’s technical standards.
• Bring new ideas, concepts and technologies to the table.
• Provide technical mentorship to the team, communicating the latest best practice.
• Help within the planning phase to identify the best structure for new applications.
• Contributing to the re-architecting of the existing systems and software eco system.
• Code, test, debug and document software according to the business requirements.
• Develop, maintain and assist with support of existing in-house systems.
• Liaise with the Sytner IT Helpdesk and aid the application support analyst with investigating and resolving issues.
• Provide reporting and analysis as required.
• Interact and communicate effectively with all levels of staff.
• Keep abreast of technical and industry developments and ensure existing systems are kept up to date with latest development frameworks and server technologies
• Ideal candidates should demonstrate a strong track record in developing solutions solely and within a team environment.
Things they are currently embracing:
• ASP.Net Core 2.0
• Single Page Applications.
• Web API
• Mobile App Development
• Automated UI testing
• Automated Builds and Unit Testing
Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business