Software Developer

Sanctuary Housing Association
Home Meadow
12 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Developer Worcester 35 hours per weekWhy 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 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 providing analysis and coding skills tosupport the production of competitive systems outside standard marketofferings to meet the IS requirements of our Group. Working in a new andexciting team this role will offer the successful individual theopportunity to contribute to the on-going development of this function.The role of Software Developer will include - Supporting the development and production of bespoke enterprisestrength applications through design, coding and testing via agilemethodologies Analysing business needs and providing recommendations to support thedevelopment and implementation of bespoke enterprise strengthapplications Contributing to the effective appraisal of new, cost effectivesolutions by designing and implementing best practice developments forthe Group Ensuring that all developed Group applications are secure by design. Building, developing and maintaining effective working relationshipswith internal and external customers and providing support for thirdline issuesSkills and experiences - Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technicaldiscipline; or equivalent demonstrable experience Proven hands on experience within a similar Developer role and astrong understanding of development methodologies 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 is desirableReady 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. Benefits include: 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 opportunitiesTo view the full job profile or to apply please click APPLY now!Closing Date: 27th March 2018 We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extendthe closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early 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