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Quality-Focused Agile Developer (23867)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£exceptional package

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top package, holistic approach, Agile methods, test-driven, Cambridge

A detail-oriented role for an exceptional and quality-focused developer keen to ensure code is robust and meets client needs. Bridging the gap between test and development, this is an evolving role with broad scope for the future, working closely with product owners.

This is the latest version of acclaimed, scalable analytical software, an expert system for intelligent and well qualified users. Your efforts will be critical in taking things to the next level, for upcoming releases and the future.

You will need:

  • A top technical degree from a top university, and strong A-levels including mathematics
  • Good judgement and enthusiasm for code quality – part of your role will be to ensure full code coverage across client use cases
  • Excellent commercial C# - Visual Studio, Resharper, NUnit
  • Skills as a code reviewer – you’ll be assessing others’ code for quality, and deciding the best ways to ensure it’s fully tested and hence demonstrably robust
  • An appreciation of Agile processes, and a participatory attitude

Additional experience of the following is valuable: TDD, user stories, statistical modelling, complex algorithms, parallel computation (big data), WPF, MVVM, SQL, TFS, mocks.

An exceptional package and great working environment is on offer to the right candidate.

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