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Opportunity:

We are looking for a developer to help develop and maintain our market-leading, web-based healthcare recruitment & selection system. Working with the existing team, the successful candidate will assist with the development of new functions and features and help the team achieve critical delivery goals.

Role Specification:

  • Build high quality, scalable, performant and secure .NET based applications.
  • Problem solver by nature who enjoys working with complex technical and functional requirements.
  • Write well-defined, commented, maintainable and testable code.
  • Passion for technology and a desire to learn and personally grow own career.
  • Recommend improvements to existing software applications through R&D and innovations.
  • Be pro-active in identifying technical risks.
  • Work as part of an agile development team, participating in daily stand ups, sprint planning and estimation.
  • Maintain systems by monitoring and correcting software defects.

Essential Requirements:

  • Server-side technologies:
    • C#\VB.NET
    • NET MVC/Web forms
    • WCF
    • IIS
    • Entity framework\LINQ
    • Reporting using SSRS
  • Data storage technologies:
    • Microsoft SQL database skills (table design, views, stored procedures, functions, T-SQL)
    • Working with other data sources (xml\MS Access\MS Excel)
  • Client-side technologies:
    • HTML\CSS
    • JavaScript including jQuery
  • Working with Visual Studio, TFS, or similar
  • Experience working with data driven, software development models.

Desirable Requirements:

  • Client-side UI framework knowledge (e.g. Telerik)
  • Knowledge of SQL server performance tuning techniques including: index and query plan analysis, query refactoring, optimisation.
  • Expanse of other technical experience; such as: Windows server operating systems; release management; web responsive design technology (e.g. bootstrap)
  • Knowledge of healthcare integration and messaging, e.g. HL7

Individual:

The successful candidate will be professional, organised and have an excellent all-round technical knowledge. 

The role requires an individual who is able to take a requirement and turn it into a solution within agreed timescales and to exacting standards. The role will suit an experienced developer with a track record of successful delivery of high-quality and robust code. The individual will need to be a good team worker with good communication skills.

Package:

  • Competitive Salary (Negotiable depending on experience)
  • 35 hour working week
  • Private healthcare scheme, subject to qualifying employment period and scheme eligibility
  • Stakeholder pension opportunities, subject to scheme qualification criteria
  • 25 days holiday per year

Appointment Process:

The appointment will be made following an interview, a technical test and possibly, a second interview. Interviews will be conducted through Microsoft Teams should last approximately 45 minutes. During the interview, the candidate’s career and education history will be reviewed; ample time will also be available during the interview for questions.

Depending on the number and suitability of the candidates interviewed, a second round of interviews may be arranged.

For the interview, we will require:

  • Proof of ID i.e. copy of current passport
  • Copies of any personal or professional references
  • Education certificates (if appropriate)

Please note that we check references and any job offer made is subject to a suitable response from your referees and a qualifying DBS (Standard Disclosure and Barring Service) check.

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@hicom.co.uk