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Senior Developer-Sheffield-£60k

Job Ref: 2465

We’re looking for a Senior Developer to join our Sheffield based client, you’ll ideally have previous experience in a senior position, or you’ll be ready to take the next step in your career.  As well as Development and mentoring junior team members you’ll also be responsible for maintenance of core networks.


What will you be doing?

  • In charge of the technical design of new development projects.

  • Oversee the development coding standards and quality assurance.

  • Technical implementation of new development on a project basis.

  • Manage the improvement of systems, to ensure they are more efficient.

  • In charge of maintaining existing in-house platforms, and ensuring they are up to date.

  • Ensuring development projects are documented so they can easily be used by others.

  • Responsible for the on-going training and mentoring for staff.

  • Senior escalation point for technical problems with in-house development code.

  • Mentor junior members of the team.


What experience do you need?

  • A degree in an IT discipline or equivalent.

  • Excellent PHP skills.

  • PostgreSQL administration.

  • Great knowledge of SQL.

  • Excellent skills in Linux Administration.

  • Extensive networking experience.

  • Understanding of software defined networking.

  • Automated Linux Configuration Management Frameworks.

  • Understanding of Git.

  • Test-driven software development.

  • Experience with pair programming.

  • Understanding of statistical analysis techniques.

  • HTML5/CSS.


What's in it for you?

  • Pension scheme.

  • Westfield Health.

  • Flexible holiday scheme (plus long service increased holiday allowance).

  • Social events.


Affecto Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency in this instance and is an equal opportunities employer.

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