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MVC.Net Developer

Based in Ilkley, West Yorkshire | Up to £45,000 (depending on experience) + excellent benefits

We are looking to recruit a keen experienced person to join our expanding team of Software Developers. You will be part of a successful, highly driven and professional IT Department providing high quality e-learning, learning management software and continuous improvement tools. This is an interesting and complex role that will impart a broad range of skills, which will not only help you to build your career path but will also play a vital part in helping organisations to improve lives.

Our Software Developers are the heart and soul of our organisation so every day you’ll be given new challenges and responsibilities whilst working alongside like-minded, intelligent people.  This role requires excellent organisational skills and a good understanding of programming ideologies as well as some experience in the following technologies:

Essential Skills:

  • C# - minimum 2 years commercial experience
  • SQL/SQL Server 2008+ - minimum 2 years commercial experience
  • JavaScript
  • Visual Studio 2012+

Preferable Skills:

  • Entity Framework
  • Agile Scrum
  • Unit Testing
  • IIS 7.5+
  • TFS 2012+
  • Git version control

We have openings for permanent roles, to work as a key part of the company’s development team working on our main live websites and applications. This role requires an individual who is enthusiastic, willing to learn, well-motivated, ready for a challenge, loves solving problems and works extremely well within a team.  All projects are run in a SCRUM/Agile environment and require a great level of team work.

Benefits include (after a probationary period of 3 months):

  • Top spec software and hardware
  • Exciting projects
  • Competitive salary
  • Free parking
  • Contributory pension scheme (matched)
  • Great socials
  • Health plan
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Regular summer ice cream

Being a Microsoft partner, the Virtual College development team work heavily with the latest Microsoft stack. MVC, SQL, Entity Framework. We pride ourselves on trying new technologies and always encourage our team members to try new things. We also heavily use modern JavaScript libraries like Requirejs, Knockout and Raphael. Our UX designers also use the latest front end technologies like SASS, HTML5 and advanced template engines.

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