JOB TITLE: (.NET) Software Developer / Manager

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Northampton
Job Reference : 6782 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 29/06/2010
Salary & Benefits : £31000 - £34000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Head of ICT to the Application Development Manager will oversee the integration of existing business software and development of future projects with the aim to improvement of department efficiencies. You should be a senior level programmer using VB.NET, C# and SQL Server 2005/2008. Client is based in Northampton

Job Description

We are looking to recruit an experienced .NET applications developer to take this hands on position as applications development manager. Based in Northampton, you will be working as part of the Group IT function and will take responsibility and oversee the integration of existing business software and development of future projects using the Microsoft .NET framework.

You should be an experienced developer that can also offer some management experience (Or be an experienced developer who is looking to progress with some additional duties management wise) although this is certainly first and foremost an applications developer role so on that basis, you should be skilled with VB.NET, C# and SQL Server 2005/2008.


* Management of the delivery on integration of key applications with existing / new software vendors.
* To research and implement PC based business applications / systems for the department according to existing corporate software development standards.
* Produce system and user documentation during the development of systems.
* Design and develop database systems in SQL Server
* Test, debug and document software developed both internally and externally.
* Carry out maintenance and support of assigned systems.
* Ensure targets are met in Application projects.


* Several years' development experience within a C#.NET or VB.NET /SQL Server environment.
* Extensive knowledge of Technologies such as HTML, XML, and exposure to web services and application development.
* Extensive experience on T-SQL with Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008
* Good knowledge of Business Process Modelling.
* Excellent analysis and problem solving abilities
* Strong knowledge of development management practices and procedures
* Considerable knowledge of capabilities, utilisation, and limitations of data processing equipment.
* Team player is essential.
* MCTS Certification or equivalent would be desirable.
* ITIL V3 Foundation Certification or awareness is desirable.

37.5 hour week Monday to Friday.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

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