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Software Developer (C# / .NET) BLUS77216

Leeds, West Yorkshire
11/02/2019 (10:40)
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Software Developer (C# / .NET) BLUS77216

Leeds City Centre

Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits

Exciting things are about to happen at Blue Octopus, so if you are interested in working on an exciting greenfield project utilising some of the most exciting technologies on the market today then this could be the role for you!

This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate who would love a wide range and freedom of work, who wants to leave their mark and help us deliver a game-changing system!

We have exciting plans to grow the business and therefore require an experienced and enthusiastic Software Developer to join us at our brand new office in Leeds City Centre.

Reporting to the Digital Director, you will contribute to the development of our existing in-house recruitment technology (a multi-tenant ASP.NET MVC C# MS-SQL system), bespoke career microsites, and new projects, working on both front-end and back-end aspects.

With substantial development experience, the successful technology enthusiast will be quick to learn and assimilate new technologies and ideas and will be educated to Degree level; ideally in computer science or a similar technical discipline.

Commercial experience of C# and ASP.NET will be required and you should also have knowledge of MVC, MS-SQL, HTML/CSS/JavaScript along with Entity Framework and source control systems (e.g. Team Foundation Server, git).Skills in .NET Core and Xamarin would also be an advantage to contribute to new applications.

Our ideal candidate will have worked on public facing, business critical systems or products including demonstrable experience with web technologies.  Strong time management and communication skills are also essential for this role.

In addition, knowledge of Server Administration, particularly around IIS, and MS-SQL administration would be beneficial, however is not essential.

As a member of our established software team, you’ll be at the heart of the business and play a crucial part in driving the business forward to achieve growth targets. If you have experience and attributes we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you!

Here at Blue Octopus, we offer a fresh approach to recruitment. Utilising every ounce of our collective 40 years’ experience, we successfully attract high quality candidates from the UK's top jobsites, our own interactive site and our clients' websites.

Our staff live and breathe our brand and we love what we do which is why we do it! Working for Blue Octopus isn’t like working for any other company; we work extremely hard to provide the best possible, Award Winning service that we can. Although we work hard, we are always keen to have a good time, which makes for a great office environment!

In return, we offer an excellent competitive salary, company pension scheme, company health scheme, MSDN subscription, Pluralsight subscription, quiet working conditions, three monitors as standard and the possibility of working from home when required.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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