Job Title: ICT Senior Application Developer
Salary: £33,799.00 - £35,934.00
Job type: Permanent, Full time (37 hours per week)
Closing date: 01/12/2019
This Company is a forward thinking public service partnership. ICT is one of the services they provide and they have an exciting and challenging programme of ICT projects underway for two councils and other public sector organisations for which they provide ICT services.
As a progressive organisation they have achieved certification to ISO27001 and ISO9001 and they also hold Investors in People and Customer Service Excellence awards. They have an internal service improvement programme which is driving forward a number of initiatives which are also assisting with their deployment of ITIL and PRINCE2 based practices.
As ICT Senior Application Developer, you will have a key role to play in developing, maintaining and supporting the service's in-house web applications, integrations and website portfolio, with lead responsibility for the technical design, implementation and deployment of these. The variety of solutions developed corresponds to the widely different council services we support and results in this being a unique opportunity for the right candidate.
You should be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of solution technical design, development, testing techniques, support and maintenance. In addition, the successful candidate will be someone who relishes the challenge of a varied workload, is keen to develop their personal skillset and to improve their knowledge of all areas of the web development stack and ICT service management disciplines through the significant formal training and mentoring opportunities available to the company's employees.
You will have current and proven experience in software development, systems integration, analysis & design, testing, change and release management and the configuration, use and support of Content Management Systems. As a consequence, you will have significant skills and practical experience in some of the following:
In addition, Umbraco and Bootstrap knowledge and experience would be desirable, but is not essential.
In return, as well as giving you the opportunity to assist in the delivery and support of an exciting strategic ICT programme, the company offers a friendly, professional, and modern working environment where individual effort and teamwork are recognised and appreciated, both by colleagues and customers alike.
This post offers the opportunity to work flexitime and also has a generous annual leave entitlement.
While you'll be based in the centre of Darlington you may, on occasion, be required to travel to locations across the Tees Valley and possibly the wider region as necessary.
Please click on the APPLY button and CHECK YOUR EMAILS for the link to the Council's careers page.
Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Implementation Officer, Developer, IT Integration Officer, 2nd Line Support Engineer, IT Migration Project Coordinator, ICT Project Officer, ICT Project Coordinator, Application Implementation Coordinator, SQL Application Support, IT Change Coordinator, Managed Services Consultant, Application Management, Application Systems Analyst, Systems Administrator, 1st Line Support, Application Support Specialist, ICT Application Manager may also be considered for this role.