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Lead Software Developer

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up to £50,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 165793

Our Client is a leading UK provider in financial services who are looking to appoint a Lead Software Developer at their Newcastle head office.

The successful candidate will be working within with the software development team to create and support new and existing features which will directly impact the customer experience of a bespoke technology platform. You will be responsible for leading and implementing development best practices within the team as well as leading by example. 


Experience/Skills Required



·         Demonstrable experience in championing best practice across a development team 

·         Experience working with agile software development methodologies (e.g., XP, scrum) 

·         Experience working with Microsoft Azure 

·         Configuring continuous integration with automated build and release cycles 

·         Proven experience developing MVC web applications using the .NET framework 

·         Proven experience in successfully delivering highly secure and compliant projects 

·         Experience developing with C#/VB.NET 

·         SQL Server, TSQL and Entity Framework 

·         Knowledge of Unit testing using .NET unit testing frameworks and mocks 

·         Knowledge of Dependency injection / IoC / SOLID 

·         JavaScript, JQuery and HTML5 

·         Microsoft Visual Studio 2015/2017 



·         Demonstrable Financial Services Experience 

·         Bootstrap and CSS