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Senior Software Developer

Senior Software Developer

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    Technology & Digital, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    Up to £43785 per annum

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    Luke Cox

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Role: Senior Software Developer

Salary: £43,785

Location: Cardiff (hybrid)

The Opportunity

Yolk Recruitment are excited to be working with an innovation-driven civil service organisation as they journey through some incredible projects whilst working with one of the first fully cloud-based organizations.

They are now seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Software Developer to join an Agile development team. In this role, you will be instrumental in building and supporting software solutions that cater to both internal and external users. This includes developing front-end applications and back-end .NET API services. Your expertise will help shape secure, efficient, and user-focused digital solutions.

What the Senior Software Developer will be doing

  • Design, code, and debug programs or scripts of medium-to-high complexity, ensuring adherence to modern standards and best practices.
  • Manage a small team of junior developers, providing guidance and mentorship to foster their professional growth.
  • Identify and resolve production issues, control releases using CI/CD tools, and provide post-live support. Implement improvements based on IT security health checks and recommendations.
  • Engage with stakeholders across the organization to understand business problems and design appropriate, innovative solutions.

What the successful Senior Software Developer will bring to the team

  • Ability to understand business problems and design effective solutions in collaboration with others.
  • Experience in managing and mentoring junior developers.
  • Proficiency in developing software, including designing new systems and iterating existing services, while following best-practice guidelines and writing clean, maintainable code.
  • Provide ongoing support for applications and services, escalating issues to the Lead Developer as necessary.

Technical Experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure or similar cloud platforms (such as AWS or Google Cloud)
  • Working knowledge of the .NET platform
  • Experience working with a front end JavaScript framework such as Vue, React or Angular etc.

Here's What You'll Get in Return

  • Salary of up to £43,785
  • 30% Pension
  • 31 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Learning opportunities including funded Welsh language courses * dedicated wellbeing time offered weekly
  • Hybrid working options.

Think this one's for you

If you think this Business Analyst opportunity is for you then please apply online.

Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

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