Applications & Digital Developer Whitehall Road, Leeds - ENGIE - Leeds - Wizbii

Applications & Digital Developer Whitehall Road, Leeds

  • By ENGIE
  • Leeds (United Kingdom)
  • Software development
2018-04-20T09:37:55+0000

Job description

ENGIE have exciting opportunity for a  Applications & Digital Developer  to be based at No 1 Leeds, 26 Whitehall Road, Leeds LS12 1BE . This is a permanent full time role working 37 hours per week 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Thursday and 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Friday (1  hours lunch) On offer is a salary banding of £25,000 - £30,000 dependent upon skills and experience.

General Overview:

The role of the Applications & Digital Developer is to support the development and maintenance of broad range of applications, in particular our growing digital platform, both web and mobile, using Agile delivery techniques, reporting to the Applications & Digital Developer

Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:


Key Accountabilities:

·  Assist in technical design and elaboration in business projects
·  Assist in the estimation of timescales for business projects
·  Assist in the assessment of technical / business risks, with suggestions for appropriate mitigation 
·  Develop code to meet technical design specification
·  Develop code to meet agreed coding standards and industry best practices
·  Support bug fixing during testing phase of development lifecycle
·  Where appropriate develop code to enable automated unit testing
·  Assist in integration testing
·  Assist in regression testing core code to ensure no impact on unchanged functionality
·  Assist in the preparation and submission of release instructions for UAT and Production
·  Support the continuous improvement of existing systems and IT processes to reduce support overhead, cost of ownership and improve the customer experience
·  Provide support and maintenance of operational applications and database code
·  Assist in the maintenance of operational application and database code
Outcome, Results and Key Performance Indicators:

·  Contribute to meeting divisional objectives within planned budgets and timescales
·  Assist in the development and maintenance of application monitoring solutions to support availability and performance management
·  Assist in application maintenance and support activity
·  Ensure that all IT services and processes meet customer expectations, functional requirements and quality criteria
·  Ensure time, scope and quality issues and risks are identified and communicated within the project governance structure
·  Assist in the development of code to meet internal coding standards
·  No direct or indirect reports
·  Primarily based at Leeds, with some occasional travel to other sites if required
·  Primarily supporting the Energy Solutions user base, but potentially involved in projects across the UKBU
Key relationships:

·  Internal: All Energy Solutions sectors, UKBU IT departments, Group Digital Factory
·  External: External suppliers, technology partners and consultants
Experience:

·  1+ years of experience of software development, commercial or academic
·  Some experience of working within a project lifecycle, commercial or academic
·  Awareness of object or/and service oriented development

Knowledge:

·  Good understanding of software development techniques and principals using a high level programming language e.g. .NET C#, JavaScript, HTML  
·  Good understanding of web development, including customer journey definition and conversion to solution using the above languages as well as CSS, Bootstrap etc…
·  Good understanding of application development, testing, deployment, support and maintenance
·  Basic understanding of relational database technologies e.g. SQL Server, Oracle  
·  Basic understanding of business processes and systems / applications, ideally from a Utility environment
·  Basic understanding of Agile methodologies e.g. SCRUM, Kanban  
Skills:

·  Ability to demonstrate a practical approach to problem solving
·  Proven ability to organise and produce work within deadlines
·  Ability in understanding business requirements and translating into system / application solutions
·  Ability to communicate effectively, both to determine requirements and present solutions in a non-technical manner
·  Able to work with people at all levels within the organisation structure
·  Able to accurately analyse problems and provide appropriate solutions
·  Able to work collaboratively, as part of a team to solve problems and assist in solution implementation
·  Able to learn new technologies, programs languages and procedures to improve service delivery
·  Ability to take innovative approaches to problem solving and devise creative solutions
·  Ability to understand the needs, objectives and constraints within the wider business
·  Ability to take account of new information and adapt solutions accordingly to meet changing priorities
·  Ability to identify issues and risks within available information and adapt solutions accordingly For more information about ENGIE please visit:http://www.engie.com/en/candidates-area/

Required Experience and Qualifications:


Qualifications:

·  Suitable A-levels or equivalent
·  Appropriate specialist technical qualifications for supporting, maintaining and/or developing applications
Desirable:

·  Degree level or equivalent, preferably technology or computer science related For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. There is no re-location package with this job role. ENGIE do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

This job advert is supported by the ENGIE Resourcing Team. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to ENGIE Managers.
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