Senior Business Systems Developer - Lincolnshire

Spalding, Lincolnshire
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
IT, Programming
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Senior Business Systems Developer
Location: Spalding, Lincolnshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Job type: Permanent
Department: Information Technology, Developments Team
Reporting to the IT Director.

Benefit if they have come from a legal background-otherwise Accountancy Case Management.
One of our last employees came from a Retail Software Development.

The role would suit an experience developer, who possesses an eye for design with attention to detail a passion for process improvement and is looking for an opportunity to apply and develop their programming skills across a wide range of commercial applications within an exciting and progressive organisation. The successful candidate will have responsibility for the development, customisation and maintenance of application software and associated reporting solutions. The effective implementation of new or updated systems and the provision of high level application support in respect of calls escalated via the IT helpdesk.

Development and maintenance of application software within a combination of Microsoft development environment and legal specific case and matter management / financial management systems
Development of web based (Intranet, Internet and Extranet) database driven applications and reporting solutions
Creation and maintenance of data warehouses and associated extraction routines
Using reporting tools such as SQL Reporting Services, Crystal Reports, QlikView to create and maintain both simple and complex reporting solutions
High level database administration (creating databases, views, summary tables, stored procedures in support of application development)
The set up and maintenance of integration solutions between internal and third party systems (SOS Accounts, Outlook, Intranet, Extranet, web services etc.)
Advising the Operations & IT Director in terms of development platforms, emerging technologies, system performance, and suitability of external systems
The delivery of technical solutions which demonstrably fulfil business requirements
To ensure information security by design within application developments
Review and technical appraisal of solutions developments of co-workers
Definition of and adherence to appropriate development standards within a team environment
To undertake planned maintenance and enhancement requests to existing applications
To provide application support in relation to calls escalated from the helpdesk
To undertake application testing prior to release
Close liaison with the business analyst / project manager and technical support and training teams (outsourced) in terms of implementation and embedding new or updated solutions
Technical documentation of developments
Evaluation and recommendation of commercially available software
To provide demonstrations and skills transfer in relation to new or updated systems

Skills and Experience
The ideal candidate will be an experienced developer with a desire to utilise their skills and expertise in a progressive and growing professional environment. Working as part of a close-nit team, the successful candidate will be a real team player, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. We are also looking for someone who possesses a genuine aptitude to learn, a passion for customer service excellence and deliver first-class work, which is right first time.
Significant commercial software development experience.
Experience of developing web based, database driven solutions is essential
Thorough knowledge of reporting tools such as SQL Reporting Services or QlikView
Significant experience of:
Net development C#/VB (preferably C#)
ASP.Net Webforms (HTML/CSS)
Restful & Soap WebServices
SQL 2012, Stored procedures, Views, Linked systems,
Transact-SQL (Strong or very good)
Familiarity with accounting / financial management systems, legal case or matter management applications, document production / management, or similar workflow solutions
Integration experience within the Microsoft Office environment
Experience of developing / maintaining management information and reporting systems
An awareness of the software development lifecycle, and software development standards
Well-developed interpersonal skills, able to communicate well both in business and technical terms.

Developing and maintaining application software, legal specific case and matter management, financial management systems.

If you have any inquiries, please don't hesitate to contact us at: 0203 3717671.