Software Developer - Leeds

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Software developer

This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to build on their existing knowledge from their studies or industry experience. We are a growing company with over 300 staff with a relaxed and flexible working environment.

We are looking for a self-starter with a positive attitude who can problem solve efficiently by understanding and developing to a set of requirements. You will have the opportunity to work both individually and collectively on a wide range projects, alongside a small team.

The successful candidate would be expected to work within a Scrum development framework where we aim to deliver testable/working software at the end of our two-weekly sprints. Our sprint cycles typically include a diverse range of work, from updating and maintaining existing projects (both internal and external projects) to new projects using new technology. New projects will give the successful candidate the opportunity to get hands-on in every stage of the development lifecycle, from the planning stage to the delivery of the product.

Required skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in industry
  • Passion for programming and a willingness to learn
  • Competent with Object Oriented Programming
  • Frontend experience using HTML5, CSS and JavaScript/JQuery
  • Strong initiative and ability to solve problems
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary

Desirable skills

  • C# or VB.Net
  • .NET MVC / .NET Core
  • .NET WebAPI
  • Experience of using front end frameworks
  • Entity Framework
  • SQL Server databases
  • Can apply best practice in software architecture and design

Benefits include

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Flexibility in your working hours
  • Pension scheme with 7% employer contribution
  • Training and accreditations encouraged and funded
  • Regular office social events

Please apply with covering letter and CV

Early applications are encouraged as interviews may take place as soon as there are enough suitable applications.