Software Systems and Tools Developer

Recruiter
Modis
Location
Homeworking
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Nov 2020
Closes
18 Dec 2020
Ref
JN -112020-155215
Contact
Neil Freeman
Sector
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

A Software Systems and Tools Developer is required for a long term contract assignment based in Stevenage.

N.B. Candidates must have worked in the UK defence environment within the last 12 months and be prepared to work PAYE or via an umbrella option. Candidates that don't meet these requirements cannot be considered.

Responsibilities:
* You will be developing new or improving existing software applications that are used to manage customer support activities.
* You will be helping the Customer Support management team to improve data analysis techniques
* You will be helping shape and drive the future of application and infrastructure standards and be involved in developing cutting edge industry concepts
* You will help develop IT skills within the wider Customer Support team and research potential new applications that would be of assistance to their work.
* You will be given the freedom to develop innovative solutions to technically demanding challenges.
* You will be developing new software application using agile development techniques, rather than formal requirement specifications.
* You will be working and sharing experience with other IT specialists who have a wide ranging skills and knowledge.
Skillset/experience required:
* An individual with a high level of expertise in database development in C# programming, MS Access and SQL along with building applications in Visual Basic
* In-depth knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools
* You will have the ability to communicate in different ways effectively with both IT experts and Customer Support staff in the use of their specific IT tools & applications.
* Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability
* You will have the ability to analyse and communicate processes and practices in a clear and concise manner to colleagues of varying position and technical experience
* Experience in the training staff in the use of IT software and tools
* You will have the ability to manage and set your own priorities in order to meet objectives.
* Capable of managing work packages and rapid development activities.
* You will possess good communication skills and be aware of cultural differences.
* You will have a willing, helpful attitude and a calm professional manner, able to set priorities and deal with multiple issues.

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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