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.NET Software Developer - Aldershot

  • Job reference: AD-000688
  • Sector: Defence, Information Communications
  • Location: Aldershot
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Why not...

Our ADS&T (Aerospace, Defence Security & Technology) division has been experiencing a period of sustained growth across various market sectors, including defence, cyber security, airports, water & industrial. We are primarily a projects based business, providing technical consultancy & solutions primarily to the UK market and are seeking the right individuals to join our growing team in Aldershot, Hampshire, UK,

We require a .NET Software Developer based in our Aldershot office to support the development and deployment of applications in the Defence sector.

The right candidates will need to demonstrate excellent mathematical skills, a desire to be challenged and to contribute towards the success and growth of the business. In return we can offer a challenging and rewarding role, career development, an empowered and supportive working environment and competitive reward package which includes the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year on top of our standard 25 days paid annual leave.

We are one of ‘The Sunday Times 25 Best Big Companies to Work For’ and one of the ‘The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2015’. We support flexible working and equal opportunities as we believe that diverse teams provide the best mix of interpersonal and technical skills needed to exceed our customers’ expectations

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process and offers of employment will be subject to relevant security clearance being granted before commencing employment

The responsibilities

You will:

• develop solutions for our Defence sector using VB.NET;
• perform and deliver allocated project tasks, to quality, time and budget requirements, as directed by the Senior Development Lead and Software Development Manager;
• have excellent communication in the English language, both written and verbal, and with colleagues and clients;
• document agreed solutions according to project standards;
• support the deployment of the solution, including preparation and delivery of analysis, demonstrations, workshops, training and documentation.

The requirements

You will have:

A degree (min 2:1) or equivalent (Computer Science or Mathematics preferred);
An A grade pass at A-level Mathematics (or equivalent)
Experience of development in VB.NET
Previous work/placement experience in a technical or consulting environment

Desirable attributes include:

• previous experience in the Defence sector;
• experience of developing in C#.NET;
• experience of working within an Agile development environment;

The individual:

• The ability to work effectively individually and as part of a team;
• A strong work ethic and level of professionalism;
• Solid problem solving, analytical and creative thinking ability;
• Ability and willingness to quickly understand and document technical.

Some work outside normal office hours may be necessary. Travel to and from client sites and/or temporary secondment to client’s offices overseas may also be required.


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