Job: IT Systems Developer

Reference: 769 / DK
Salary: £30,000 Per Annum
Hours: 37.00/wk
Area: IT
Contract: Permanent
Location: Larkfield, Kent
Closing Date: 16/04/2019
Interview Date: TBC

Commercial Services are looking for a motivated and talented Developer to join their friendly and hard-working IT team, based in New Hythe, nr Larkfield, Kent.

The purpose of the role is to design, modify, develop and document existing and new applications including desktop, custom web, and mobile applications and provide support for existing applications in accordance with the requirements of the Service Level agreement.

Some of your key duties:

  • Design, develop, test, support and deploy desktop, custom web, and mobile applications which adhere to Commercial Services defined standards for development and security.
  • Maintain existing software systems to agreed standards, identifying and correcting software defects.
  • Utilize established development tools, guidelines and conventions including but not limited to Visual Studio C#, ASP.NET, PowerBuilder, Fiorano SOA and SQL Server.
  • Design, develop, test and deploy integrations between the various business systems through the use of Web Services and API’s as appropriate.
  • Gather customer software requirements and develop related software applications and programs.
  • Assist in the research and evaluation of software related technologies and products, keeping abreast of changes in industry best practices and advising senior management of relevant opportunities for improvements on internal practices.
  • Develop and write high quality coding that meets customer requirements.
  • Create software documentation and update existing documentation including technical specifications and test plans.
  • Assist and support other team members on multiple projects acting as a mentor for less experienced developers as required.
  • Drive team members to keep up with projects deadlines and within the clients’ budgets.
  • To carry out any task or duty within the capabilities of the individual as directed by their Line Manager.

You will have:

  • Relevant qualifications in Microsoft .Net technologies including MVC, Entity Framework, WPF and Web Services and in SQL Server database
  • GCSE English and maths or equivalent
  • Experience in systems development in a similar role. 
  • Experience of the complete development life cycle in a similar environment.
  • Up to date knowledge of significant areas of systems development environments and has a wide and detailed ICT knowledge

What can we offer you:

  • £30,000 per annum
  • 25 days annual leave (plus Concessionary day + Bank Hols), rising to 27 days after 4 years' service
  • Health Care Cash Plan
  • Purchase Annual Leave Scheme
  • Summer & Christmas parties
  • Discounted gym membership
  • High street discounts in shops, cinemas, restaurants
  • Employer pension contribution of 4%

Commercial Services Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates.

Please note that full Commercial Services Terms and Conditions apply to this role.