Do you want to be part of something new? We are building a software delivery team and we are looking for highly skilled developers to deliver complex internal system development projects across a variety of products and technologies. As an experienced Software developer with predominantly Microsoft .Net and SQL Server based technologies. You can join a team of like-minded people who want to build great solutions. This role will see you working alongside the rest of the team to architect and build software from scratch. We want to use the right technology for the task so we can build a system which lasts and grows. This role has the opportunity to influence the future direction of the department and systems used across the business. To apply for this role, you must also have a track record in software development combined with a desire to deliver high quality scalable web applications. You will be helping to build a team with diverse skills and experience and the job requires a motivated individual who is experienced in taking responsibility and can independently deliver results on both departmental and business projects.
Capable of supporting the development and implementation of multiple technical solutions from design through to code level.
Ensure awareness, involvement and support from the key stakeholders and participants by building strong project teams and maintaining robust communication on the project status throughout its life cycle
Participate in reviews and meetings and provide updates on project progress
Take responsibility for ensuring that risks and issues are identified and managed closely and drive all stakeholders to deliver on time and to the required quality standards
Contributing to post implementation reviews helping to demonstrate success or otherwise of projects
Contribute to the definition of development and systems strategies.
Work on a wide range of projects involving the implementation of new and existing systems, solutions and processes
Proven experience in the delivering of system/software development projects in a structured environment
Experience in an Agile development.
Experience in requirements capture, analysis techniques and process improvement approaches
Experience in the development of software using a variety of technologies including but not limited to c#, .Net and SQL Server technologies.
Excellent personal organisation and ability to prioritise and carry out multiple tasks
Able to influence and drive projects to meet key milestones and overcome challenges
A desire to remain technically capable and an expert in current technologies
Holidays – 26 days + bank holidays
Pension – 5% from yourself, 3% from LCG
Healthcare and Tech scheme
Keeping in touch meetings
For LCG to really transform lives through learning, it takes diversity of skills, knowledge culture and background. That’s why we're an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
Learners are at the centre of everything we do so we are committed to safeguarding and promoting their welfare. If applicable, the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check, provide satisfactory references and prove their eligibility to work in the UK.