Senior Developer

Location: Brighton, East Sussex Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working, Holiday etc.
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Lauren Ballam

Senior Developer - Permanent / Full time


Senior Developer needed for a quirky software company based near Brighton Station. This interesting opportunity will see you working on traveller communication software that gives the passenger control, providing accessible tools on your phone such as, pre-departure communications and mobile boarding passes.

Some of the main duties of the Senior Developer will include:

The Role:

As Senior Developer you are responsible for the successful development of software projects to our international client base.

What you'll be doing:

  • Contribute to estimates and actively participate in the agile planning activities
  • Support the Product Owner and Project Manager in maintaining back logs
  • Design and develop sustainable products in line with best practice, relevant standards and technological developments
  • Ensure developed solutions deliver true business value meeting customer requirements by working closely with the Project Manager
  • Encourage and participate in pair-programming and test-driven development
  • Escalate project issues appropriately and communicate project changes proactively to the Project Manager
  • Use problem solving skills to overcome technical issues
  • Assist QA with software application testing as needed
  • Provide guidance and advice to the Support Team as required implementation of new tech when required
  • Foster collaboration and communication amongst team members
  • Participate in cross-functional process improvement initiatives
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned

Job Description

Skills we want:

  • BSc Computer Science or similar
  • Minimum 5 years software development
  • Agile software development experience
  • Excellent software development skills (C#, F#, VB, SQL, XSLT, WCF, Web Api, ASP.NET)
  • Design and implementation of services using WCF or other service-oriented technologies
  • Experience using Visual Studio and Git
  • Excellent Object Oriented design skills (Design Patterns, SOLID)
  • TDD (Test Driven Design)
  • Experience of continuous integration, continuous deployment and automated integration testing
  • Ability to operate independently within defined methodologies, procedures, and guidelines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Technical writing skills

Added Extras:

  • Experience with Change Management processes
  • Experience with MS SQL Server 2008 R2
  • Experience of writing high performance software (Threading, Async IO)
  • Experience of messaging systems (RabbitMQ)
  • Experience and proficiency with cross-browser, cross-platform development
  • Airline Industry, Reservation Systems, Travel Industry

The kind of person we are looking for:

  • Thrives on challenges, loves grappling with complexity and can make the most difficult
  • concepts easy to understand using sincere and clear communication skills
  • Collaborates effectively with other disciplines and can be trusted to deliver
  • Wants to invent cool, progressive stuff that's useful to the industry
  • Package 25 days annual holiday
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life assurance
  • 5% Employer Contribution Pension Scheme
  • Flexible benefits Various salary sacrifice schemes including:
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Cycle to Work scheme
    • Holiday Purchase scheme
  • Other perks Free on-site massages, fortnightly 'wind-downs'
  • Reporting to Project Manager
  • Location Brighton, United Kingdom

Start date ASAP

This is a great opportunity to join a fun and friendly team!

Call Lauren direct on 01342 330514 to learn more!

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Similar Jobs

VB.Net Developer

Leatherhead, Surrey £55000 - £65000 per annum

UI Developer

London, England £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package

UI Developer

London, England £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package

C# Developer

Bracknell, Berkshire £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits

Web Developer

Luton, Bedfordshire £40000 - £48000 per annum