Software Developer/Business Scripter – To £80,000

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • London

Blues Point

Software developer/Business Scripter – London

Exciting opportunity for a C#.Net Developer with experience of Python scripting
Some international travel will be required
Flexible working hours
Excellent benefits
Central London location
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced software developer (6+ years) with experience of C# .Net, JavaScript and Python Scripting. The successful individual will join a global organisation, working with an international software team that develops software for all areas of the business, including web applications and advanced analytics tools. Custom software development is a substantial contributor to their success and they want to continue to push boundaries as a market leader.

This is a really interesting role. The global software development team requires a UK presence to work closely with the London based team. All the development is collaborative, the business has dedicated video conferencing facilities to enable co-operation with international colleagues, and where appropriate there will be trips to spend time with the team in Europe. Here’s what your role will entail:

Work with the business teams to understand the business process and needs; design the technical concept and develop high quality software within agreed timescales
Support the SCRUM release planning and sprint planning process through analysis and estimation of development work
Work together with the business users to develop advanced algorithms that solves complex business problems
Develop and maintain small to enterprise scale applications in a range of technologies
Play an essential part of developing the software development team & processes
Participate in system development projects
Help develop best practices and run training courses on various software development topics for business scripters
You’ll be a highly capable software developer first and foremost, but you will also be required to call on your Business Analysis skills and also business scripting (Python). Here are the skills you’ll need:

6+ years of commercial experience as a software developer
Extensive web development using C# .Net and JavaScript
Python scripting experience (essential)
Business analysis
Stakeholder management skills
Agile/Scrum
Strong systems development background – experience in the Energy Trading/Renewables/Utilities sector would be highly advantageous.
Able to work within a fast paced environment where there is a need to adapt to the business needs
Confident to bring ideas to the table in order to improve processes within the business.
Degree in computing, software engineering, or similar.
The business has a large development team but this person will be the sole UK developer initially. Going forward, there are plans to grow the UK team.

Excellent benefits including:

Flexible working around core hours
Life assurance
Contributory pension – 6% contribution from the employer.
Bonus scheme
26 days holiday + bank holidays. Opportunities to earn up to 12 extra days holiday
Private medical insurance
Season ticket loans
This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in a global software development team as a UK presence. Further growth of this team is anticipated. This organisation take pride in their family friendly policies. Interested? Send your CV now!

To apply for this job email your details to steph.lunn@bluespoint.net