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Lead Software Developer (.NET Core)

City of London, London
£500 - £600 per day + (Inside IR35)
Job Type
Rhiannon Lawrence
  • Large scale public sector digital transformation project.
  • 6-month contract, Remote
  • Ability to create elegant code with C# & .NET.
  • £500-£600 Inside IR35

The Job
Working on large public sector digital transformation programmes, we are urgently looking for a Lead Software Developer to join our consultancy - an immediate focus will be remote based government project. You will be implementing toolkits and APIs for purposes such as integration, scalability, performance optimisation and security in line with GDS standards.

We are looking for collaborative software developers to take the alpha service into a greenfield beta build phase.

Essential skills and experience

  • Excellent knowledge of .NET Core and C# for web-based services
  • Commitment to writing well-tested, clean code
  • Good understanding of architecture fundamentals and 12-Factor app principles
  • Desire to work collaboratively with other developers and work together to build the best possible product
  • Have a DevOps mindset to take responsibility of the service from development through to deployment and operations
  • Solid knowledge and application of web security principles
  • Experience or desire to work collaboratively with user researchers and designers to iteratively develop user-centred, accessible services

Desirable skills and experience

  • Experience configuring CI pipelines (GitHub Actions) and cloud services (AWS)
  • Good working knowledge of Docker and writing Infrastructure as Code
  • Experience with BDD, collaboratively evolving user stories and automated feature testing
  • Experience with content management systems such as Contentful or Orchard Core
  • Experience with authentication services, particularly OAuth2
  • Experience developing services to the Government Digital Services standards

Next steps
If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your up to date CV ASAP