Developer

Job Title: Developer

Department: Development

Reporting to: Head of Product Delivery

Location: Reading, Berkshire, UK

Type (Full/Part time): Full Time

Job Context: Work as a software developer on innovative web based solutions for the automotive industry. Contribute to a high-energy team working to develop ground breaking and exciting products for the automotive sector, focused on customer service and garage management.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to learn quickly and effectively
  • Software development in Microsoft C# using Visual Studio
  • Use appropriate bug tracking and change management tools
  • Use appropriate tools for identifying and improving code quality
  • Create and maintain appropriate documentation throughout the software lifecycle
  • Create software using an AGILE methodology
  • Use SCRUM methods and work effectively in 2 week sprints
  • Perform unit testing, system testing, integration testing
  • Perform maintenance tasks as directed
  • Participate in team activities and meetings
  • Follow the company policies and procedures
  • Perform any other task as required

Essential Skills:

  • Software programming in C# (2 years’ experience or more) ASP.NET, MVC
  • Experience of using databases and SQL
  • Passion and interest in software related technologies
  • Knowledge of web based technologies (HTMl, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Strong communication skills
  • AGILE and SCRUM experience (1 yr. + )
  • Eye for detail
  • Good problem solving
  • Ability to learn and improve
  • Good time keeping and punctuality

Desirable Skills:

  • Structured application design using MVC or MVVM
  • SQL Server Database management or design
  • Experience of developing APIs (REST and SOAP)
  • nUnit and testing frameworks experience

Requirements:

  • Technical degree (computing, software, engineering) 2.2 or higher
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Good maths skills (O level minimum, ideal A level to good standard)