Software Developer


Posted on May 4, 2021 by CV-Library

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£41.1k - £41.1k Annual

Software Developer

Up to £41,133pa depending on experience.
At Hightown, we`re a housing charity that builds homes and support people.

We have an opportunity for a Software Developer within our busy, friendly Software Development team at our Head Office in Hemel Hempstead. We`re looking for someone who has the right values, behaviours and attitudes to be the difference which are:

* Putting our residents and service users first

* Treating people with respect, promoting independence and choice

* Developing passionate and committed teams

* Being cost effective without compromising standards or safety

If you share our values, we`d love you to work for us.

Who we are looking for

We`re looking for someone who:

* has a passion for technology and software development

* understands systems from a technical and non-technical perspective

* enjoys automating processes as much as possible

* takes a creative approach to problem solving

* has a positive attitude

* has good mathematical aptitude

* has good attention to detail

* has excellent communication skills and is able to liaise with colleagues at all levels

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced developer who enjoys a challenge and is looking to work as part of a team as well as alone who can make a real difference by helping others within the organisation.

Depending on your experience and skill level, you will have had an appropriate level of exposure to the following essential areas:

* SQL Server (Apply online only): Very strong T-SQL: Stored Procedures, Views, Functions, Triggers etc. Database Design, Debugging, Indexing, Performance Tuning, profile Traces, SQL Agent jobs

* C#: Writing robust, well-architected applications from scratch, documenting and debugging your code, as well as code written by others.

* SSRS: Designing and modifying reports, Troubleshooting, Data-Driven Subscriptions

It would be advantageous if you have any experience in the following desirable areas:

* .NET Core REST API, SSIS, SSAS, Power BI, Cubes, Data Warehousing, Data Lakes etc. SQL Server CLR functions, Database Administration, Vue/Other JavaScript framework web development, XML/JSON, Agile development practices, TDD, Version control: TFS, SVN, GIT etc., CI/CD pipelines, Any other programming languages

You can expect to work with the following tools & technologies on a daily basis:

* Visual Studio 2019 - C#, SSRS, VSCode, SQL Server Management Studio with Redgate SQL Toolbelt and SSMSBoost, SQL Server (Apply online only), TeamCity

About the role

You`ll be working as part of a busy internal Software Development Team who support the organisation by producing SQL based reports and develop simple-to-use applications working stand-alone and with Microsoft Office products.

You will be expected to

* Use your skills to develop fast, efficient and robust software solutions to use across the Association.

* Fully comment and document your code and produce user manuals as required

* Debug code written by yourself and others

* Contribute to the team efforts of gathering requirements, specifying, designing and planning

* Work closely with internal clients at all levels, at all stages of the development cycle


The benefits

In return for your hard work and commitment, we offer a considerable benefits package which includes:

* Generous annual leave allowance of 25 days per year, plus statutory bank holidays, rising with service

* Annual bonuses based on satisfactory performance

* Regular reviews of salary and cost of living to ensure you receive the market salary for the role

* An organisational commitment to employee health and wellbeing

* Life assurance of three times your annual salary and a workplace pension scheme.

* Ongoing training and support to deliver outstanding support

How to Apply

To apply for this position please click the link below.

Please also click below for a copy of the Software Developer job description.

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