Lead Software Engineer

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    Up to £55000 per annum + +benefits, Pension

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    Abbie Levens

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    10 months ago

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Lead Software Engineer
Location: Remote but will need to get to Hemel Hempstead for initial training
Perm - Full time
Salary: £55,000 + £5400 car + 3% flexible benefits, 25 days annual leave with the option to
buy additional days, private medical, life assurance and pension
Clearance: You will need to undergo an NPPV3 Clearance

The Role
My client is currently looking for a software developer with a strong experience in designing complex software. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to join our well-established STORM team as a Lead Software Developer.

The STORM Application is implemented as a VB.Net multi-layered architecture with a control room client written in WPF. Development can include a mixture of software programmes, middleware components, applications, web sites, user interfaces, and interfaces integrating with third-party applications.

Key responsibilities:

  • To design, develop and test software to deliver the required business functionality and build appropriate documentation for the software.
  • To provide developer support to customer-facing STORM consultants, including problem analysis and defect fixing
  • To contribute to design reviews and discussions, peer code reviews, and knowledge transfer workshops.
  • To participate in workshops with technical and business partners within the company.
  • To contribute to the Load Testing strategy for STORM application components, specifically for performance and scalability
  • To perform technical testing of interfaces to third-party applications or emulators

You need to have:

  • Software development: design, code, test
  • Problem analysis
  • Performance Testing
  • Microsoft .Net 4.6, VB.Net, WPF, Visual Studio
  • SQL and Relational Databases.
  • XML. Web Services
  • Microsoft Visual Basic 6

It would be great if you had:

  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing
  • Quality coding
  • Able to work with minimum supervision