Lead Developer

  • Location: Felixstowe, United Kingdom
  • Closing Date: 30 August 2019
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
  • Reference: IT -LEAD

                   

Vacancy Description   

Based from our Felixstowe Head Office, we are looking for a full-time Lead Developer to assist with the build and deployment of an exciting new core functional system. Early in its life cycle, being built from scratch and written in C#, this is a real opportunity to help Maritime shape and mould the direction this business-critical software takes. This role will involve coding, reviewing, maintaining, researching, and more within an agile team-based environment. A variety of frameworks are being utilised.

About Maritime Transport

This is an excellent opportunity to join Maritime. We are a strong business with a secure future who recognize and rewards hard work in a very modern office environment

Maritime operate and are legally responsible for over 4,500 assets across 35 + UK based locations. These assets range from but are not limited to; Heavy Goods Vehicles, Trailers, Company Cars, and Plant machinery. The system being developed will drive the critical management, maintenance and compliance of, essentially linking / informing key business stakeholders through the entire operational and financial life of said assets.

Whilst a relatively young function at Maritime, the development team has seen significant backing at board level and has quickly gained the requirement to grow to keep up with internal demand and to meet key project milestones and deadlines.

Maritime is fast paced and can be a very busy business which will create challenges at times that have to be solved. The role is best suited to someone quick thinking, organised and good at problem solving.

Roles and Responsibilities

Your goal will be to ensure that software is delivered smoothly and efficiently to specification, including,

 

  • Liaising with Business Analyst, Project Management and Stakeholders to deliver solutions that accurately meet our requirements

  • Contribute to development strategy for technical direction

  • Maintaining build and release pipelines

  • Working within and leading a small team of developers in an agile environment

  • Produce testable, clean, precise, performance-oriented code

  • Research and consider how new technologies could be used at Maritime

  • Help contribute to planning and estimations of upcoming work

 


Skills essential for the role  

  • Great Communication Skills

  • Good knowledge in design patterns and SOLID principles

  • Good knowledge of OOP

  • Experience and knowledge in Agile delivery (ideally experience in SCRUM/KANBAN)

  • Experience and good knowledge Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment and Automation Tools


Languages & Frameworks

  • C# .NET

  • MVC

  • GIT

  • Entity Framework

  • SQL Server

  • Dependency Injection (Autofac)

  • REST API

     

Skills that would be of interest


  • Bootstrap

  • Kendo UI

  • TFS/VSTS Experience

  • CI/CD Experience

 

Personal Qualities

 

  • Team-worker

  • Organised

  • Adaptive

  • Creative

  • Reliable / Consistent


Package


  • Competitive salary, based on experience

  • Discretionary performance bonus

  • Contributory pension

  • Life assurance

  • Four weeks’ holidays, rising to five per annum, plus Bank Holidays

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