Senior Digital Application Specialist (2 Posts)

Walsall, West Midlands, England
£31914 - £37676 per annum
07 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Digital Application Specialist (2 Posts)

Location: Walsall

Salary: £31,914 - £37,676 per annum

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Closing date: Sunday 3rd February 2019

ICT Technical Services are responsible for the provision of ICT Service Desk, Infrastructure (Data Centre, Networking and Desktop), Applications Development and Support Services for the whole of the Council and partner organisations.

The successful candidate will be joining ICT at a time of growth as we work together to help move the council towards achieving its Digital Transformation agenda. This important post will operate within the Application Support and Development team.

The Role:

As a Senior Digital Application Specialist you will be working on developing and supporting the council's current web presence and improving their digital service provision. The work will involve both updating the look and feel of the site and developing transactional services (such as payments) available online.

Key Requirements:


  • (C#, MVC)
  • SQL Server (T-SQL)
  • Responsive front end design (Bootstrap, CSS3, HTML5)
  • JavaScript (e. jQuery, AngularJS)


  • API Integration (WEB API, WCF)
  • UX
  • Microsoft IIS deployment and administration
  • Experience of a based CMS
  • Visual Studio 2015 or higher
  • Team Foundation Server or another source control system
  • XML

For this role the successful candidate must undergo a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) check. BPSS is the minimum standard to ensure the identity and integrity of an employee who has access to official information using secure networks linking central government and local authorities. A BPSS check involves four main elements; Identity Check, National and Immigration Status, Employment History (last 3 years) and Verification of Criminal Record (unspent convictions only).

Please click on the APPLY button to complete your application at the Company's careers page.

Candidates with experience of: ICT Applications Manager, ICT Development Officer, Web Development Officer, Web Developer, Web Development Engineer, ICT Manager, IT Systems Manager, ICT Implementation Engineer, ICT Solutions Engineer, ICT Database Officer, ICT Web Technician, , SQL, JavaScript, HTML5 may also be considered for this role.