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Technical Team Leader

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Recruiter: Ofgem
Listed on: 24th September
Location: London or Glasgow
Salary/Rate: £43,650 - £70,397
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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London: £46,250-£70,397
Glasgow: £43,650-£64,640

Ofgem works on behalf of energy consumers to ensure that every household and business in the UK can rely on a safe, affordable and environmentally sustainable energy supply. We are playing a vital part in accelerating the transition to Net Zero and a carbon neutral energy system - a goal that everyone wants to achieve. Whatever your role, you'll be playing your part in creating new energy solutions that are great for customers, and great for the environment.

Our Delivery & Schemes Directorate is our delivery arm and manages a number of high-profile environmental programmes. It's a fast-paced and dynamic place to work, and you can expect to be involved in ground-breaking work. Our flexible working career opportunities are incredibly varied, so we are committed to recruiting talented people from a diverse range of professional and personal backgrounds - bringing different perspectives and experiences to our work.

Our Digital Development team provides the high-quality software design, development and support services that underpin our environmental and social energy schemes. As Technical Team Leader you'll lead a small team of developers who work on applications that support scheme requirements. You'll work with Software Developers and Automation Testers to ensure that software products are ideally suited to business needs, and to evaluate and implement new technologies that can support business improvement. You'll have an important role to play in supporting and advancing our digital technology strategy, while ensuring that your team benefits from excellent support, development and career progression opportunities.

We're looking for someone with a good range of experience that will enable them to add value quickly in this role, and previous people management experience would definitely be a plus. You'll need to offer excellent knowledge as a Microsoft Software Developer, with a good understanding of technologies and practices such as:

  • Microsoft .NET (C#)
  • SQL Server Development
  • Net MVC
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Continuous Integration, build and deployment automation
  • Object-Oriented Design
  • Development techniques and design patterns
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Relational database design
  • SQL Stored procedures
  • Unit Test Frameworks and Tools (Nunit, Moq, etc)
  • Version Control tools and workflows (TFS, GIT)

It's a fast-paced working environment where priorities can change quickly, so it's important that you are versatile and adaptable and that you thrive in a busy setting.

Ofgem is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All employment is decided on the basis of open and fair competition, merit and business need.

Ofgem can offer you a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Up to 30 days' annual leave
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • The opportunity to join the Civil Service pension arrangements, which include a valuable range of benefits
  • Flexible working hours and family friendly policies
  • Subsidised gym
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Rental deposit scheme
  • Perkbox (staff discount scheme)
  • Employee Wellbeing Programme.

To apply, please click 'apply now'

 Closing date: 11.55pm on Monday 11th October 2021