||14th November 2017
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Eton College have an opportunity for a Software Developer to join there IT department. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a passion and aptitude for information technology. The successful candidate will need to have excellent customer service skills with a friendly and helpful manner, have close attention to detail and good communication skills. The Software Developer will report into the IT Software Development Manager and will be required to support them with the day to day responsibilities and tasks.
Job Role Description:
development and deployment of new systems as required either for new management functions or to replace obsolete systems
integration of new and existing systems within a common data framework in accordance with our Data Strategy
provide second line support, on occasion first line support and maintenance for database systems and applications
provide IT support on database systems and applications for Eton College staff and students
working to standards of design, development, change control and documentation as specified by the IT Software Development Manager
deputising for the IT Software Development Manager as and when required
reporting to the Head of IT Systems during the IT Software Development Manager absence
excellent customer service skills and a friendly and helpful manner
methodical approach and a close attention to detail
confidence and willingness to learn and adapt to new software technologies
good communication skills and ability to work well in a team environment
ability to organise and prioritise workloads
the ability to deal effectively with teaching and support staff, and with students, in a busy academic environment
Key skills and experience:
The successful candidate will be expected to display the following:
a good knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, including the writing of stored procedures and views, database management and SQL Server tuning
knowledge of and skills in Visual Basic and ASP.NET
knowledge of C# would be advantageous
experience of Microsoft Visual Studio and associated toolsets
a good background in application architectures
knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services
technical experience of implementing educational administrative database systems would be an advantage
Terms and conditions:
Salary circa £37,000 per year.
Working hours: A normal working week is regarded as 35 hours, to be agreed with the IT Software Development Manager. This is a year-round role, not tied to school term-times.
21 days per year, bank holidays and (non-contractual) extra days at Christmas/New Year to bridge the gap between the two.
If you have great IT skills and experience with Software development, we’d love to hear from you.
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Eton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.