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Recruiter: Veterinary Medicines Directorate
Listed on: 12th February
Location: Addlestone
Salary/Rate: £37,240
Salary Notes: Plus IT supplement of £4,081 PA, 25 days Annual leave + Pension Scheme
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1567476
Contact Name: Veterinary Medicines Directorate
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Full Stack.Net developer with management experience to lead a small team of developers. The successful candidate will be instrumental in bringing a set of established applications in line with the latest technologies and methodologies. They will also be responsible for managing an ongoing list of new applications, as well as resources. Some travel to London will be required to attend meetings and some foreign travel may be required.

You will:
   •   Manage the development team.
   •   Manage full software development lifecycle.
   •   Design, develop, and maintain both Windows and web applications.
   •   Automate business processes and build self-service features.
   •   Maintain and/or convert existing applications to current technologies.
   •   Assist in solving technology related problems.
   •   Research and adapt to emerging technologies.
   •   Report to senior management.

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) protects animal health, public health and the environment. We promote animal health and welfare by assuring the safety, quality and efficacy of veterinary medicines. As an executive agency of the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) we contribute to their objectives to protect public health and meet high standards of animal welfare. Our work also helps the Food Standards Agency to protect and improve the safety of food people eat.

Around 160 people, a mixture of scientific and administrative staff, work at our offices near Addlestone, Surrey which are 15 - 20 minute walk from local mainline stations.

   •   flexible working hours
   •   secure on-site parking
   •   on-site canteen and Gymnasium
   •   free eye-sight tests
   •   childcare vouchers

Please click the APPLY button to visit our website and apply for this role. You must make your application via the Civil Service Jobs website, where you’ll find a full job description and details of the qualifications and experience we need.

The closing date for applications is 9 March 2018.

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate is an Equal Opportunity employer.

No Recruitment Agency, Newspaper or Publication calls please.

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