Senior Software Developer

Sanctuary Housing Association
Home Meadow
12 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Why work for us? One of the UK's leading providers of housing, care and commercialservices, Sanctuary Group employs more than 12,000 people and managesover 100,000 units of accommodation throughout England and Scotland,including general rented, retirement living, supported housing, studentand key worker accommodation and care homes. Sanctuary also provides arange of other services including maintenance, care and telecare, all ofwhich are delivered by our dedicated employees who are completelycommitted to customer service. The role of Senior Software Developer sits within Information Systems(IS) which is responsible for delivering IS capability within SanctuaryGroup. Reporting into the Software Development Team Leader this rolewill play an integral part in developing and producing bespokeenterprise strength applications through the practical input of design,coding and testing through agile methodologies. Working in a new andexciting team this role will offer the successful individual theopportunity to shape and influence the on-going development of thisfunction. The role of Senior Software Developer will include - - Analysing and implementing the Group's bespoke enterprise strengthapplications - Identifying, developing, testing and deploying code based onrequirements - Leading the effective appraisal of new and cost effective solutionsthrough design and implement best practice - Ensuring that all Group developed applications are secure by design - Building, developing and maintaining effective working relationshipswith internal and external customers and provide support for third lineissues Skills and experiences - - Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technicaldiscipline; or equivalent demonstrable experience - Proven hands on experience within a Developer or Senior Developerrole along with a strong understanding of development methodologies - Comprehensive experience in Microsoft infrastructure technologies - Experienced in the development of software using C#, .net 4.6.2, and Wen API 2 - Track record of working with Continuous Integration and ContinuousDeployment - Outstanding communication skills and a proven track record ofproviding excellent customer service - Some travel will be required so a full UK Driving licence isdesirable Ready to join us? As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, weoffer you access to a range of great employee benefits and theopportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefitsinclude: - A pension scheme, with matching employer contributions from Sanctuaryup to set limits - 25 days leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays - Life assurance - Health & well-being plans - Discounted products & services - Personal advice and counseling - Family-friendly arrangements - Tax efficient benefits - Learning and development opportunities To view the job profile and apply please click the APPLY button. Closing Date: 22nd March 2018 We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close orextend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend anearly application. 'For an insight into what it's like to work for us, take a look at#LifeatSanctuary on Twitter' Building Equality and Diversity We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working. Sanctuary Group is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, anexempt charity. - provided by Dice .NET, AGILE, C#, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DEGREE, JSON, MICROSOFT