Software Developer (9 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Posted on Jul 12, 2019 by CV-Library
Birmingham, West Midlands
c£35,000 pro rata Plus 26 Days’ Holiday pro rata, Option To Buy Up To Five Days’ Extra Annual Leave, Flexible Working, Civil Service Pension, Additional Benefits Package
Set up under the Gambling Act 2005, the Gambling Commission is committed to safeguarding the public against any detrimental impact brought about by gambling. We do this by keeping crime out, protecting children and vulnerable people and ensuring the commercial gambling industry is run fairly and openly and we work with the legal system, the public health system, community groups and the industry itself to understand how we can protect the interests of as many people as possible, as effectively as possible.
We are now looking for a Software Developer to join us on a nine month fixed term contract and support the development and maintenance of our IT systems.
Joining us means joining a dynamic, high profile sector and being at the cutting edge of regulation, where the work you do has a real impact on people’s lives. It also means joining an organisation that is inclusive, that respects work-life balance and is completely dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential. Whether that’s through flexible working, really understanding how you work best or exposing you to real opportunities to challenge yourself, if you’re passionate about making your mark on the industry and on society, then we will help you do that.
As a Software Developer, you will ensure that software code is high quality, fit for purpose, maintainable, tested and adheres to industry methodology.
Focusing on the design and development of new and existing applications, you’ll be taking personal ownership of a given piece of development work and ensuring the support and guidance you provide resolves issues right through the SDLC.
Specifically, you will:
- Make sure that all applications are developed with security in mind
- Analyse and translate functional requirements into software deliverables
- Provide support to colleagues
- Keep up-to-date with changes in the software development industry
To be considered, you will need:
- Experience of building scalable server-side cloud-based web applications, ideally Microsoft Azure
- Previous experience of agile development, software patterns, continuous integration and Test Driven Development (TDD)
- In-depth knowledge of the C#, .NET, ASP.NET, .NET Core and MVC programming languages
Pragmatic and focused, as a Software Developer, you’ll have exceptional problem-solving skills, an unrivalled eye for detail and the ability to prioritise your workload.
The closing date for applications is the 24th July 2019.
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