Senior Backend Developer

A market-leading software company based in South West London is seeking a Senior Backend Developer to be a senior part of a team responsible for the development of the company’s software products.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing company boasting some of the world's biggest tech companies as customers, and to work in a truly collaborative Development team. Currently the team work from home, the role will be hybrid going forward (2 days a week spent in the office in Wandsworth/East Putney ideally) but the company offers flexible working generally.

Essential Skills:

  • Experience developing and maintaining C#/.NET REST APIs, and writing enterprise-scale Web 2.0 applications.
  • Good in-depth knowledge of Client/Server and Web architectures on Windows, using SQL Server and tools such as nHibernate, EntityFramework, WebAPI in VisualStudio.
  • Enjoys learning new skills and working with a team, finding innovative solutions to problems, and contributing to the constant evolution of a mature set of products.
  • Strong diagnostic/debug skills and a methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Experience with source control and build processes: branching, merging, one-push-build processes, configuration management.
  • Must be a strong verbal and written communicator, able to articulate complex technical. detail to colleagues in a clear and unemotional manner. Must be prepared to code to specifications/designs/use-cases, and use dialogue to resolve inconsistencies, but also contribute ideas and prototype innovations towards ongoing improvements in the product.
  • Agile, self-motivated attitude, keen to add value wherever possible.
  • Able to work quickly, accurately, and flexibly towards defined deadlines.

Beneficial Skills:

  • Experience implementing OData services.
  • Experience implementing data accessing code using ORMs (EF, NHibernate, …).
  • Experience of build and installer scripting both in JS-tools (node/r.js) and .NET based ones (nant/WiX/Windows Installer)
  • Experience of Database Design, SQL Server, and T-SQL, SQL profiling and performance tuning.
  • Experience of shipping shrink wrapped software.

Essential Experience:

  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent; or possess highly relevant experience.
  • Must have 5+ years’ experience in development in a professional technical role.
  • Must have practical experience of working as a senior part of a structured professional software development environment.

 

 

Salary:
£75,000
Type:
Permanent
Location:
London - West
Sector:
IT Development
Ref:
19270
Contact Name:
Will Cusack

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