Software Developer

Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Zak Mendoza

Software Developer


Software Developer needed for a multinational Defence organisation based in Helensburgh who are looking to employ an experienced Software Developer with an in-depth knowledge of web development with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, a solid understanding of C# / .Net, and designing and implementing MS SQL or relational databases.

What the role entails:

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

  • Being responsible for the development of high-quality code that meets our definition of done
  • Working in an agile environment to contribute to the development and maintenance of products and solutions
  • Applying and adhering to good software engineering practices (e.g. DRY principles, TDD, automated tests, pair programming, code reviews...)
  • Providing support and guidance as needed to other developers within the Applications Team, encouraging good practices
  • Contributing to the continuous development of standards against which software development should take place, as well as exploring and bringing in new technologies to boost innovations and development productivity.

What you need to be the successful Software Developer:

In order to be the successful Software Developer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Demonstrable experience of working in a cross-functional team environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Technical background in web development with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • A solid understanding of C# / .Net
  • Experience with REST-based services
  • TDD (Test Driven Development)
  • Designing and implementing MS SQL or relational databases
  • Must be eligible for Security Clearance

Desired skills and experience are as follows:

  • Experience of automated testing, especially UI testing
  • Experience of gathering and writing requirements

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Software Developer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

Please note that all applicants moving forward for the Software Developer position must have obtained or be eligible for security clearance up to SC level.

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