IT Developer

Job Titles:
IT, Telecomms and Communications, Project Manager
£35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Contract Type:


Purpose of Role

To assist in the development of new solutions to meet changing business requirements. 

To assist in the delivery of web or desktop solutions using some or all of the following:

  • C# for Microsoft .NET 4.0/4.5
  • ASP.NET and MVC 4/5
  • Web Services and WCF
  • HTML 5, Bootstrap CSS and jQuery
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 / 2012
  • SSRS Report Design
  • Azure Experience or Knowledge

Continually assess development in the desktop and web application development arena and recommend new tools, versions and methodologies to ensure the delivery of high quality solutions. 

Collaborate with the rest of the .Net team to establish a highly scalable and supportable environment to build the business applications in whilst constantly contributing to the development and improvement of team skills and knowledge.

Communication – Key Contacts and Relationships


  • Assist in the presentation of development updates to all project team members and stakeholders, this will require contact with colleagues at all levels of the organisation.
  • Regular formal and informal relationships with appropriate business dept’s.
  • Liaise with the .Net Support team and the Support team to arrange the transition of any solution to the live environment


  • Communicate with various departments within Getronics to facilitate any changes required to the development or live environments.

Key Accountabilities

Below is a list of activities for which the Developer is responsible for performing within a given systems or business area.

  • Contribute to the delivery of quality web and desktop applications into the business.
  • Work with the .Net Team Lead, .Net Project Manager, Lead Developer and business partners to define requirements and design the solution.
  • Contribute to the development and unit testing of the solution.
  • Assist in the completion of all technical and support documentation
  • Assist the Lead Developer in the hand over to the .Net Support and Improvement team for transition into the live environment.


Where appropriate, assist the Lead Developer in completing project documentation including:

  • Product Backlog
  • Design Documentation
  • Technical Support Documentation
  • User Support Documentation
  • Adherence to the agreed / approved project :
  • Coding standards
  • Quality
  • Timescale
  • Deliverables / Functionality


  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP)
  • Excellent knowledge of the C# on .NET 4.0/4.5 Framework, using Visual Studio 2012/2013, ASP.NET, MVC, TFS, ADO, SQL, CSS, JavaScript
  • Strong knowledge and experience of using Agile methodologies.
  • Good knowledge of relational database design with the ability to troubleshoot and optimise SQL Server 2008/2012 databases.
  • Experience with jQuery, dataTables, jQueryUI or similar technologies.

The candidate should be passionate about building high-quality solutions using Agile methodologies whilst sharing knowledge and collaborating with the rest of the development team to ensure consistency in coding standards, development methods and toolsets used.