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Developer

Posted by First Central Insurance & Technology Group

First Central Insurance & Technology Group currently have an exciting opportunity for a Developer to join their Technology team in Salford Quays, Manchester, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, or their offices in Guernsey. (£31,000 - £49,000)
 
Contributing to the development and support of the group’s core application portfolio, you’ll provide technical expertise in a structured yet agile approach to developing the group’s core software applications.
 
You’ll have great understanding of a service-based approach to technology, including component, service-oriented and event-driven architectures and to be successful in this role, you’ll need to have:
 

  • Extensive knowledge of and experience of Microsoft .net development
  • Understanding of Development and Development Management techniques
  • Knowledge of a structured yet agile approach to development

  
Job responsibilities

  •  Develop technical capabilities to forward the Group Core Applications as directed by the Development Manager
  • Provide technical expertise into the Service Delivery Function that supports the Group Core Applications
  • Support relationships with the other areas of IT to ensure that the development team works in harmony with the other change and IT functions
  • Work with the Chief Architect to ensure Solutions support the architectural direction of First Central
  • Work to the agreed prioritisation of requirements for development and to the agreed delivery dates against these requirements by understanding the business priorities, the technical capability and the strategies of both the business and technology
  • Design and produce any necessary supporting documentation to enable IT to manage new components/processes
  • Identify and feedback any potential improvements to the organisation’s technology architecture
  • Ensure compliance with company and other relevant standards/regulations at all times

  
Skills, knowledge & experience

  •  Good experience of enterprise service-oriented development
  • Understanding of Development and Development Management techniques
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience of Microsoft .net development
  • Complete understanding of a service-based approach to technology, including component, service oriented and event driven architectures
  • Knowledge of a structured yet agile approach to development
  • Expertise in .net development including popular frameworks
  • Leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good time management and organisation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills