One of the West Midlands fastest growing technology organisations a 2 new key roles in their core operations department. They are a well established company with a history of delivering amazing software.
As a result of a number of new client wins they are looking to grow a niche team that plays a key part in the business. This team provides a number of essential services to clients as a part of the core product . The foundation of the product is JAVA and an inhouse application which is augmented with a variety of, growing, integrations and WEB and Digital services.
By collaborating closely with other development & delivery teams, this team help to deliver exceptional capabilities for clients that meet their business needs
The role * Design, development and implementation of systems based on outline specifications provided by the Senior Analyst Programmer/Business Analyst and clients. * Demonstrate a knowledge of standards, methods and tools; selecting and applying the most appropriate. * Demonstrate clear understanding of the application areas, development environment and project life cycle. * Produce documentation to the required standards and quality without the need for major re-writes or re-issue due to errors in comprehension. * Produce program code and specifications to the required standards and quality. * Demonstrate a high-level understanding of relevant software and hardware in local use. * Choose and apply appropriate methods, in an intelligent and effective way, to deliver project deliverables. * Support system integration testing including input into test planning. * Produce effective written communication to the standard required. * Proactive identification and implementation of service improvements. * Accuracy of fixes demonstrated by minimal/zero downtime of live systems and by meeting the stated SLA. * To highlight risks & suggest solutions to ensure effective delivery * Maintain accurate information detailing actions required/undertaken. * Willing to travel to client sites (including overnight stays) when required.
The ideal person will have the following : * Five years’ demonstrable experience within a commercial software development environment * Commercial knowledge and experience of a 3G or 4G development language (VB.NET, C# , Java, PHP , Basic, Visual Basic , Fortran , Cobol, RPG something similar) * Experience of the full project lifecycle * Knowledge of Git and SQL * Experience of Project methodologies (AGILE, waterfall etc.) * Extensive experience in programming methods * Experience working in an agile environment * Experience of communicating with clients and building relationships
An advantage if you have the following * Knowledge of JIRA * Knowledge of Jenkins * Exposure to financial services systems * Excellent analytic skills and an ability to demonstrate critical thinking * Curious - to learn new technologies
Interested in a career where you can learn a new skill, send me your CV ASAP
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