25 May, 2018
Senior Software Engineer - Basingstoke - Full Time - Permanent - Competitive + Amazing Benefits Do you have a proven track record of implementing BizTalk solutions as well as experience integrating business processes? Are you an experienced Software Engineer and Agile practitioner with a track record of providing strong technical leadership within teams? Do you have strong knowledge and experience of designing and implementing cloud based solutions? If so, we are currently recruiting a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Basingstoke. As a Senior Software Engineer you will be responsible for building strategically important enterprise applications, within an Agile environment. Your primary responsibility will be to lead the design and development of software layers of our digital platforms, to integrate and automate business processes between interdependent applications that run on different systems. The ideal candidate will be an experienced technical leader with expertise in BizTalk solutions, who can efficiently lead and develop the Software Team. If this sounds like a position for you then please apply today! About Us We are one of the UK's leading financial protection insurers; that means we sell Income Protection, Critical Illness cover and Life Insurance. We are working towards becoming the Employee Benefits provider of choice for working Britain. We have offices throughout the UK. Our Head Office is based in Dorking, Surrey. Our other main office is situated in Basingstoke and we have regional sales offices throughout the UK, including Birmingham, Glasgow and London. The Role As a Senior Software Engineer you will lead the design and development of software layers of our Digital platforms, to integrate and automate business process between interdependent applications such as B2B, BizTalk and Azure. Other duties will include: translation of user stories into functional applications using Agile practices; designing, building and maintaining efficient, scalable and reliable code; identifying and leading technical initiatives and innovation through to completion; as well as defining and leading the implementation of automation techniques to measure and deliver quality. Additionally, you will deliver value-add type outcomes in all activities, ensuring the best possible performance, quality and responsiveness of applications. You will be expected to provide expert technical leadership to the rest of the team, continuously acting as a role model for Agile behaviours and the adoption of Agile across the teams. As a Senior Software Engineer you will mentor and teach less senior members of the team ensuring the development of their knowledge and understanding. Key skills, responsibilities and attitudes Previous technical leadership experience Outstanding organisational and communication skills Expert and proven track record of implementing BizTalk solutions Experience and skills to integrate and automate business processes between interdependent applications that run on different systems (B2B. BizTalk, Azure) Strong knowledge and experience designing and implementing cloud based solutions (Azure) Expert in C# or VB.NET and web based technologies Strong knowledge of .NET framework Experienced Agile practitioner (Scrum master certified and with full understanding of methodology) Team player Ability to work independently and use own initiative Natural leadership abilities Desired Skills Experience implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests (TDD/BDD) Experience of streamlining delivery through CI/CD pipelines Delivery of strategically important Digital projects Strong understanding of object-oriented programming and principles Strong experience of automation techniques to measure and deliver quality, raising standards (Code Analysis, SonarQube, Resharper) Strong skills with Enterprise scale relational database management systems (SQL Server, Oracle, etc.) Track record of delivering large scale projects using Scrum Benefits 27 days' holiday, plus bank holidays Flexible Benefits Scheme (Income protection, Critical illness cover, personal accident cover) Private medical and dental insurance to Health cash plan Free Gym Membership to Onsite Gym facilities On-site restaurant facilities Free eye test every 2 years 2 days' paid volunteering, working alongside various community partners Stakeholder pension Life insurance Performance based incentive bonus (11.5%) Next Step If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience for this Senior Software Engineer role, then please click apply and complete our application process through staff-finda.
Anonymous Basingstoke, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK Full time