IT Systems Developer

  • Location: Felixstowe, United Kingdom
  • Closing Date: 31 January 2019
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
  • Reference: IT - 004

Job Purpose

Maritime Transport is about to commence on a program of in-house developed solutions as part of their on-going transformation.  This role is a key enabler in allowing MTL to build an internal capability to build .net based applications that are capable of operating at enterprise scale with significant transaction volumes and users.

The UK’s largest container company is looking to fulfil two positions:

  1. Full time IT Systems Developer

 2. Year contract for an IT Systems Developer

Key Accountabilities

  • The .net developer is responsible for delivering highly efficient software solutions into a complex IT estate

  • Applying architectural and engineering concepts to implement solutions that meet business requirements, considering scalability, maintainability, security, reliability, flexibility, availability and manageability

  • Able to create and interpret technical architectures using standard tools and techniques for modelling

  • Identify the technologies to employ and take responsibility for the delivery of software solutions

  • Work with standard software development lifecycles

  • Assurance of supplier solutions to ensure compliance with requirements and procurements 

Key Dimensions

  • Able to bring the experience and ideas the will help Maritime deliver large scale modernisation programmes

  • A confident communicator – verbally and in code

  • A capable generalist with a holistic approach to engineering challenges

  • Committed to the values of software craftsmanship

  • Identification of improvement opportunities

  • Ability to adapt and innovate


Key Competencies

  • A primary focus on the Microsoft .net language and technology stack with experience of integration into a diverse range of platforms and services including EAI, remote resources, data storage, messaging, solution accelerators, frameworks and 3rd party libraries

  • Demonstrable experience in designing and developing enterprise class systems operating with very high transactional user volumes

  • Ability to develop extensible, testable and maintainable code

  • A high level of componence with C#

  • To show a proven history with User Interface / UX Design

  • Is skilled in both server side and client side technologies

  • Experienced in SQL Server Development

  • An understanding of the challenges of enterprise software development

  • A track record in delivering high volume, low latency distributed software solutions

  • Is familiar with current programing paradigms and patterns

  • Is following the Microsoft .net technology roadmap with interest

  • Comfortable working in a variety of development methodologies including Scrum.

  • Ability to influence the technology, standards and tooling choices that will positively contribute to solution delivery

  • Excellent communication skills and is comfortable dealing with different management levels within the organisation

  • Experience in solution delivery including analysis, design, implementation, testing and support


In return the successful candidate will be based at our state of the art new headquarters and will be rewarded with excellent benefits, including a highly competitive salary, 28 days holiday and an employer contribution pension.

If you do not hear from us then your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion.