Senior Software Developer

Senior Software Developer

OVERALL PURPOSE OF JOB:

To develop and maintain all aspects of the bespoke software developments ensuring maximum availability of information.  To implement systems in a timely and accurate manner. To predominantly provide Delphi application and SQL database development support and development and contribute to the forward strategic plan of migrating applications to a SaaS and web-based offering in a predominantly PHP based solution.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To produce software specifications from the relevant briefs, to include costs and timescales
  • To support the in-house suite of enterprise applications and systems
  • To be uphold the position of a Senior Software Developer alongside other senior developers and one software tester, reporting into the Team Lead
  • To uphold and help define software standards for Consultus
  • Write software to meet the needs of the users.
  • To develop applications within the agreed timescale.
  • To contribute to the Software strategic plan of migrating from Delphi desktop applications to PHP web or cloud based application offering over time.
  • To document important actions
  • To maintain/fix applications as required.
  • To provide a Support and Training for the users when needed.
  • To prioritise workload in conjunction with the Software and Data Manager.
  • To provide help to external clients as appropriate.
  • To assist the IT Manager with maintenance and configuration of IT systems as required
  • To liaise with contract personnel on internal software-based activities.
  • To track and resolve problems with internally developed software and assist in tracking and solving other software and hardware problems on web facing systems.
  • To introduce procedures for dealing with above.
  • To advise on feasibility of proposed software developments.
  • To actively seek to promote good working relationships with relevant departments within the Company to ensure effective communication at all times.
  • To assist in the implementation of Company policies and procedures raising any queries with the Group Head of Software & IT
  • To structure workflow to fit in with guidelines and proven practices.
  • To ensure that all activities carried out comply with the Health and Safety at work act and any problems are reported to the Directors.
  • Any other related duties as and when required

KEY ATTRIBUTES, QUALIFICATIONS, QUALITIES AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

The jobholder is expected to (or be working towards);

  • Sustained development of their experience and qualities/ Qualifications in their area.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS:

The jobholder will be assessed against the following SLA’s;

  • Quality of interface with other Consultus team members
  • Application of the Core Values
  • Adherence to the Company Standards, Policies and Procedures
  • As defined within the annual objectives and Personal Development Review process.

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR CV AND COVERING NOTE TO:
ben.lang@consultus.group

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