.NET Backend Developer

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Term: Permanent

Location: Remote/Hybrid/On-site

Close date: 16/12/2022

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We are recruiting for a .NET Backend Developer to join an existing team in our ever growing office in Cornwall, with occasional travel to the client site in North London (remote working available). You will be working in partnership with the client and their existing developers to develop and shape the future technology platform for a group of UK based travel brands.

The team develops an in house a booking system combining real-time pricing from multiple suppliers including hotels and airlines.

The existing system is mostly written in a standard 3-tier approach using HTML, JS, .NET middle layer and MS SQL back end. The client has long term growth plans which will lead to various projects and we expect to see the team grow over the next few years.

There are 5 other .NET teams working for other clients in different sectors at the same site providing a great opportunity to learn and an amazing resource to rely on when you need some assistance.

Most of us live in beautiful Cornwall and our offices are less than 5 miles from the beach. While we love Cornwall and can’t imagine not living here, we know a lot of people are happy elsewhere. We expect everyone to come to our office occasionally, maybe once or twice a quarter, but apart from that we are happy for you to be based anywhere in the UK. If you are lucky enough to be based in Cornwall, or would like to relocate to this beautiful part of the country, our new offices are set-up for you to work here if you would prefer.

Company benefits:

  • Flexible hours and remote/hybrid working available
  • 25 days holiday per year, increasing each year up to 30 days (plus bank holidays)
  • Medical cashback scheme (which also offers discounts at gyms, cinemas, supermarkets etc)
  • Linkedin Learning licences, Pluralsight Learning access, and MS Certification opportunities
  • Company pension
  • Enhanced sick/ Maternity/ Paternity pay
  • And much more…

Essential experience and skill requirements:

  • Experience building .NET multithreaded applications in either C# or VB.NET
  • Experience writing and consuming Webservices and REST APIs
  • Experience with Postman and integrating XML & JSON
  • Experience with SQL, Stored Procedures and Database design
  • Knowledge of Agile development methods and practices
  • Keen desire to continually learn new things
  • DevOps experience using MSSQL and IIS

Desirable experience:

  • Experience using the Jira, Bitbucket and SourceTree
  • Experience writing unit and integration tests
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience working in the Travel and Tourism sector

    Due to our timescales, if you require visa sponsorship, you must be in the UK with a visa which we can takeover if necessary.

    Don’t miss out!

    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.

    No recruitment agencies please.

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