Senior .Net Developer
Salary - with potential to increase for truly exceptional performance at assessment
UNLEASH YOUR POTENTIAL
At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams in the UK to address some of the most complex problems in defence, government, safety and security, and transportation. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business. https://www.leidos.com/company/global/uk-europe
Are you ready for your next career challenge?
As a senior developer within our Scottish Government team you will be act as the main technical point of contact for one or more solutions, in which capacity you will be responsible for leading the delivery of a future work pipeline and resolution of complex support tasks requiring deep subject matter expertise, and ensuring technical assurance standards are maintained during the completion of engineering tasks. Software developer with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience required
In doing so you will be expected to lead other engineers as well as taking a direct hands on approach to delivery when appropriate. Leadership responsibilities include:
Providing subject matter expertise to application support analysts during the resolution of complex support issues
Ensuring requirement and design documentation is maintained to a high standard and on a timely basis
Specifying tasks, establishing estimates and tracking progress during their completion
Raising and managing technical escalations reported by the team, and clearing blockers
Ensuring changes are fully tested and correct, and that mandated assurance activities such as code reviews take place
Managing the successful deployment of changes to the customer’s hosting environment, and completing knowledge transfer activities when required
Candidates will have experience of the following:
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
SQL Server & NHibernate
Automated Unit Testing, Rhino Mocks and NUnit
Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Agile Software Development
Experience of the following would also be beneficial:
Service Oriented Architectures.
Clearance requirement is BPSS.
Candidates should be based in Central Scotland and will have the option of working from our Skypark office in Glasgow on a full or part time basis, or full time home working. Candidates will occasionally be expected to attend meetings in our customer’s offices in Edinburgh and other locations throughout Scotland.
What do we do for you?
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme)
• Dynamic Working: https://www.leidos.com/sites/g/files/zoouby166/files/2019-11/PDF-Dynamic-Working-Leidos-UK.pdf
Commitment to Diversity
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.