Front End Developer

Salary: £45000 - £55000

Term: Permanent

Location: Remote

Close date: 14/02/2022

Tech: .NET, C#, JavaScript, Azure, MS Dynamics 365

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you have a combination of JavaScript, UX, Front-End, C# .NET &
Azure experience?

you want to extend your knowledge and develop your skills?

looking for a developer to join our growing team in developing solutions within
the Customer Experience Platform (CXP) to solve specific business

are working in partnership with Cornwall Council to enhance and improve the way
that they are able to respond to and deal with customer enquiries and problems.
We are currently implementing a new Customer Experience Platform (CXP) which is
underpinned by Microsoft Dynamics 365 (D365). A lot of discovery work has been
done so far and we are now starting to develop the platform using an agile
delivery framework model, taking early opportunities to deliver value in tandem
to developing and evolving the platform. Your involvement in this team will
generate a more efficient process and improve the experience for our client’s
customers (the residents of Cornwall) as well as employees.

a part of this project, we are introducing a new resident portal, as well as a
new back-office case management solution for the council, so JavaScript and
user-centric design experience will be useful.

need someone who has the right attitude, will hit the ground running and be
self-driven to pick things up. Also important is someone who can quickly build
relationships with the team, particularly in the current totally remote

experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 is not essential, we have a number of
experienced developers who have joined the team with valuable knowledge and
experience in other areas, whilst picking up the Dynamics elements on the job.
We have a great blend of experienced Dynamics professionals, working with and
alongside more ‘traditional’ software developers from different backgrounds,
this multi-skilled team approach offers lots of opportunity to develop and
learn from each other as we avoid creating silos of knowledge.

Why work for Headforwards?

We are a software development company of just under 100 people and we like to have fun at work. We are agile with a very laid back feel, a relatively flat structure and small self-organising teams of 2-7 people. There’s no pressure to work extra hours to churn out more and more code. At Headforwards, our culture and environment is dedicated to making people happy at work. We have lots of social activities and monthly learning sessions, talks and cross company communities of practice for various languages, tools and frameworks.

   This is a place where you can make a difference, work in a small team start-up feel but benefit from the support of a larger community of developers and like-minded people. We work in teams dedicated to various clients and we work on global projects with cutting edge technologies, tools and techniques. We live in beautiful Cornwall, our offices are 5 miles from the beach but we also have a large collection of remote workers too!

To summarise you will: 

  • Have .NET, C#, Javascript and Azure experience (or a combination of similar technologies)
  • Define solutions on D365 to solve specific business problems/need 
  • Support the development of D365 and Power Platform portals 
  • Provide integration to various front end and back-end systems 
  • Work within an agile delivery framework to deliver iterative business value through the platform 
  • Be experienced with UX tools, and customer centric design
  • Be comfortable working in an Agile environment 
  • Have a willingness to develop and learn new skills (including picking up Dynamics 365 knowledge if no previous experience)
  • Have experience of related Microsoft products, for example SharePoint, Model-Driven Power Apps, MS Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement and Power BI (these are advantageous but not at all essential)

The closing date for this role is 14th February 2022. We recruit on a rolling basis and fill our vacancies as soon as we find people who fit our culture and meet the skills requirements. This means that whilst we have a closing date on all of our roles, we may offer the role to someone before the end date, so we recommend that you apply as soon as possible. We reply to all candidates who apply to us, we will always update you on your application!

If you want to know more about Headforwards we would be happy to start a conversation so please get in touch