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Recruiter: Camden Council
Listed on: 9th January
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £39,243 - £45,520
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 170000E7
Contact Name: Camden Council
Contract Type: 2 x Fixed Term contract until 31st March 2019, Full time, 36 hours per week
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion

The Shared Digital service are looking for an experienced Developer working on key development activities within a large agile portfolio. You will be following and contributing to development practices within the authority and to work closely with the development lead and peers to ensure best practice and quality is built into the everyday development team function.

Your role will include collaborating with other software developers, business analysts, software architects and development leads to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain Shared Digital Account solutions.

You will assist in the collection and documentation of user's requirements, development of user stories and estimates. Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established standards.

Other key area include participating in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code, to analyse and resolve technical and application problems and assess opportunities for application and process improvement and prepare documentation of rationale to share with team members and other affected parties.

To succeed in this role you’ll probably have experience as a professional Software developer; with the ability to think creatively, work under pressure and demonstrate strong analytical skills with excellent attention to detail whilst working in a team environment.

For the Software Developer role, we are looking for:
   •   Ideally 2-5 years of relevant experience as a Software Developer.
   •   Experience in developing enterprise service oriented systems, with exposure to ESB, integration and front-end technologies.
   •   Experience of advanced coding techniques, using enterprise Java.
   •   Experience or knowledge of working in an Agile environment ideally Scrum, knowledge of TDD, automation and continuous integration.
   •   Experience working with Open Source technologies including RedHat Fuse would be beneficial.
   •   Experience of contributing to software design, implementation, mentoring and pairing with less other engineers.

About us
Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

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Make it work for you. Make it your Camden.

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How to apply
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In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us.

Closing dates for applications: Sunday 4 February 2018 at 23:59.
Interviews to be held: TBC
Please quote reference: 170000E7

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