System Developer

Job Overview

System Developer

Up to £55k DOE
Our client is looking for an experienced Systems Developer to support and develop existing B2B, B2C and other external facing websites and products. They are looking for a Developer with C#, ASP.Net, MVC and SQL Server experience to join their software development team and help drive the evolution of their internal software systems. To provide additional support for their existing ASP.NET-based order processing and warehouse management suite, designing and delivering new features and contributing to support.
The IT department is busy, small but effective. They do all their own IT / development / hosting / Infrastructure. You will be joining a team of two other developers. Where possible they try and ensure software used in development is as up to date as feasible. Currently using, for example,  SQL 2016 Visual Studio 2017, Office 365.
The core system has been written in-house and developed over a number of years. There is an opportunity to develop the system to give the tools to the rest of the business to do their job. The company has had steady growth over the years, recently acquiring their main competitor in Ireland. They are always on the look out to expand the business, which creates challenges for the IT department.
Job security is very strong. They have a significant number of staff who have completed over 25 years of service. They have a track record of promoting from within and embrace developing talent.


  • 23 days of holiday rising to 25 after 2 years, with additional days at 10 and 20 years to reward long service.
  • Life assurance worth 3 times salary and 6 times salary for pension scheme members (up to the age of 75)
  • Flexible working once probation period has been completed
  • A Group personal pension plan (GPP) currently run by Aviva
  • Smart Pension (Employees do not pay National Insurance on pension contributions.  You can either pocket the difference or reinvest it in to your pension.  If you choose to reinvest, the company contributes 50% of the saving as an additional contribution to your pension)
  • Pension scheme members also receive permanent health insurance (up to the age of 65 or a maximum of 5 years of payment.)
  • An Employee Assistance Programme with free advice
  • Best Doctors – giving you access to the world’s leading medical specialists and to definitive medical information, from the comfort of your own home.  This is available to both you and your family.
  • At the Branch Manager/Regional Director’s discretion it may be possible to purchase tools and hardware at a discounted rate.  The sale of products is a non-contractual benefit and all requested sales may be declined without explanation.  All staff sales are for personal use or immediate family members and are not to be sold on for profit.
  • EE is delighted to offer all employees a fantastic 20% discount off the monthly line rental on all new 12 month + Handset, Tablet, SIM Only and Mobile Broadband products.  This includes the latest handsets and tablets by Apple and Samsung. This offer is available to all employees plus up to 4 of your friends and family.

Required skills for the role of Systems Developer:

· Proficient in C#, ASP.NET, MVC, OO, SQL Server, JavaScript, Entity Framework, JQuery, Web API.
· A Proactive self-starter who takes pride in and ownership of their work.
· Good communicator of technical and non-technical issues.
· Good analytical skills.
· Excellent attention to detail.

Key roles and responsibilities of the Software Developer

· To offer recommendations on programming methods, techniques and strategy
· Research and Development of new and existing programs and maintain new functionality
· Create support and technical documentation – at appropriate level for target audience
· Review, testing and sign-off of completed development work
· Business as usual requests and changes, as managed via the change request process
· Understand the architecture and development of existing web product
· Help document the source code on an ongoing basis
· Refresh skills and knowledge
· Any additional reasonable duties required

Desirable skills

· C#
· Dotnetcore
· mvc
· Javascript and Angularjs
· Flutter and Dart
· Platform knowledge of android and iOS
· Typescript, Azure Services, Docker, K8S going forward

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Job Detail
  • Salary£45-55k
  • Our ReferenceVR/02579R
  • Location Dartford, Kent
  • Specialism Software Developer
  • Vacancy Type Full Time
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