Senior Developer

3 days left

Location
London
Salary
£80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted
06 Nov 2020
Closes
06 Dec 2020
Ref
FID00038
Contact
Elizabeth Charlesworth
Job Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent

The role

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, the Senior Developer will be responsible for providing system and database support for the Company business users. The successful candidate will be expected to work directly with the operations business unit to understand their business processes. By combining this process understanding with an understanding of systems development, the successful candidate with be expected to create innovative solutions that enhance the business.

Key accountabilities

  • Designing and developing bespoke tools and reports in support of the business processes
  • Liaising with business users across all business units to thoroughly understand user requirements
  • Demonstrating a continual focus on long term effectiveness, simplicity of solutions, and appropriate controls
  • Investigating, evaluating and making recommendations for improvements to current and new software
  • Effective documentation of relevant tools and reports in order to mitigate business risks
  • Work with the IT team to ensure the technology environments are properly supported, fit for purpose, and kept up to date

Skills & experience

  • University Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in the financial services industry; Insurance/Reinsurance experience preferred
  • Must have a strong customer service mentality
  • At least 5 years programming experience with desktop Microsoft .Net technologies is needed
  • Must have at least 5 years SQL Server Database Development experience; Experience with large datasets and data warehouse experience is a plus
  • Must have demonstrated expertise of Microsoft SSRS; expertise in Microsoft PowerBI a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, agile development environment