Calculation Developer / Pensions Calculation Developer

Guildford, Surrey, England
21 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Calculation Developer

Location: Guildford/Edinburgh

Salary: Up to £40,000 dependent on experience

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The company is a leading Software and Data Services provider working within the finance sector and is growing at an exponential rate. As a result of this they are looking to increase their delivery capacity across many functions in order to support both internal and external clients.

They are now looking for a Calculation developer in either their Guildford or Edinburgh office to Develop Pensions Benefit Calculations for both in-house and third party Administration platforms. Also responsible for creating, maintaining, running and documenting test cases to support each developed and released calculation as well as managing the release process of each calculation suite through various environments (e. UAT, Staging and Live). You'll also be expected to work closely with team members to ensure consistency in approach for all calculation automation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Governance - active, accurate and timely participation in the production of Management Information
  • Project & Service delivery / management - managing client delivery to Contractual and / or Project Initiation Document (PID) requirements
  • Client management - managing client expectations and developing relationships
  • Continual improvement - Sharing personal knowledge and skill to support the development of team members
  • Operational management - optimising delivery to achieve company targets & strategies
  • Business assurance (BA) - ensuring quality of product against ITM and client requirements
  • Information Security - Ensure all relevant information security management

Key requirements:

  • Knowledge of DB Pensions is essential
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills are also critical


  • A degree or other qualifications in a technical area: Computing, IT, Maths or Physics
  • Knowledge of PenScope, DAaRT, Data Migrations, DC Pensions
  • Experience of Data Migrations, Programming, Pensions administration, Calculation coding, and Actuarial support
  • General skills around Object oriented programming, Visual Studio / VB /C# and SQL

Please be aware; the company will not be providing sponsorship or relocation packages for this role. Candidates will therefore need to be eligible to both live and work in the UK without need for sponsorship.

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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of: Lead Developer, Technical Lead Developer, JavaScript, SQL, Framework, Lead Java Developer, Lead Software Developer, Lead Web Developer, Software Engineer, Software, Developer, IT Engineer, IT Developer, Senior Developer, Programmer, Technical Developer, Systems Developer will also be considered for this role.