Working with an established, national health insurer, Headforwards are looking to appoint a team of .NET developers to work from their Cornwall office.
Working with an established, national health insurer, Headforwards is looking to appoint a number of .NET software developers to work from their Cornwall office.
The successful candidates will be joining a dynamic new development team working on a .NET based customer portal.
You will use your development experience to deliver high performing, secure, end user features that enable customers to view and manage their insurance policies online.
You will also be involved in defining and creating an automated deployment pipeline from code commit to production deployment.
Deliver high quality, unit tested feature code that meets the needs of the Product Owner
Work closely with software testers to ensure that the risk of new development is appropriately mitigated with the testing pipeline
Implementation of both back-end and user interface elements of the product
Implementation of features within our automated testing pipeline
Review and address any vulnerabilities discovered during security testing
Essential experience and skill requirements:
Experience building ASP.Net MVC web applications
Knowledge of Web Api and WCF service development
Good understanding of LINQ and Entity Framework
Knowledge of Agile development methods and practices
Experience writing unit and integration tests
Working knowledge of PowerShell
Experience implementing automated tests written using the Gherkin syntax
Experience using Selenium and SpecFlow to build automated tests
Knowledge of Microsoft Team Foundation Server Release Management
Pair Programming experience
Experience building public facing web applications
Experience with building or working with automated continuous delivery pipelines would be an advantage.
Headforwards is an outsource software development company based in Cornwall, South West England.
Combining Agile philosophies and practices with their core values of happy clients, great software, and effective software teams has led to continual strong growth across the business. From a team of 5 in 2011 they are now about to reach 100.
At Headforwards they put people first, providing a great work-life balance is key. In work, they create an environment that allows teams to work effectively and efficiently whilst encouraging on-going professional development from both outside sources and each other. This includes Headtalks – a monthly lunchtime mini tech conference – where they give individuals the chance to share their knowledge with the rest of the team. Outside of work they also have monthly social events – you can see what they get up to here.
Other Application Details
Other benefits of working at Headforwards:
Enhanced company pension
Fun monthly team socials (Beach BBQ’s, Laser Tag, Film screenings, Rugby trips etc)
End of summer company festival – Headstock
Monthly internal technical 'conference'
Optional Japanese lessons
Lunchtime robot club
Corporate gym membership rates
Child care vouchers
Salary sacrifice bike scheme
Monday to Friday, 0900-1730
With a 1 hour lunch break
Near Redruth, Cornwall, UK
£35,000 – £50,000
This is a “Rolling Recruitment Programme” and the closing date for this vacancy the last day of October 2017.
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