Senior Engineer (.NET) - RCN01426
Digital | Negotiable Location | £44,820 (including inner London weighting of £4314)
Contract type: Permanent
At the Royal College of Nursing we’re an optimistic organisation. And we’ve got good reason to be. We all share the same voice when it comes to changing the shape of the health policies of the future. And as the largest trade union of nursing staff and students in the UK – with over 450,000 members – all we can see are the infinite possibilities for a brighter future. Join us and you will too.
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Senior Engineer (.NET)
We’re looking for a skilled .NET developer with experience working on high traffic public facing websites. If this sounds like you read on…
Location: RCN Cardiff Gate
Permanent, 35 hours per week worked across Monday to Friday (circumstances will arise that require hours to be worked flexibly)
Please note, should we receive a high volume of applications for this role, your application may not be shortlisted if you do not submit a Supporting Statement. A Supporting Statement is an important part of our application process, so we would encourage you to submit one as part of your application.
Every day will be filled with possibilities as you design and develop exceptional web-based applications and websites. You will also use your positive attitude, excellent communication skills and knowledge to help inspire and encourage new ways of working.
This varied role is responsible for the development and support of the RCN website and it’s supporting services and applications. You will be working collaboratively in a supportive team to deliver diverse projects using modern technologies and practices to provide world-class online experiences. While delivering projects to timeframes you will be given enough time to complete development to a high standard.
We expect you to look after your customers. And we expect you to be rewarded for it. As well as a whole range of learning and development opportunities we can also offer you an impressive range of benefits. We have a highly competitive pay structure, as well as flexible working, and annual leave of up to 32 days.
Balancing work and life commitments is important to us as an organisation. We are a diverse organisation and understand everyone has different needs. All employees can ask for flexible working and when personal circumstances change we will work with you to find a smarter working solution that suits everyone. In fact, many of our employees enjoy home working, flexible working or compressed hours, enabling them to deliver results with minimum impact to their professional and personal commitments. We also offer generous Maternity, Paternity and Adoption leave packages
As well as exceptional customer service, to join us you’ll need at least two years of experience in developing web based solutions to meet technical requirements and business objectives. You will be passionate about learning and finding the most elegant solution to complex business requirements.
Knowledge working with Sitecore Experience Platform (or a similar enterprise CMS) is highly desirable but not essential as training will be provided.
You will need to show adaptability, reliability, the ability to deliver to timescales and a commitment to collaborative working. You will be an excellent communicator, have an analytical mindset, and a passion for development.
To succeed at the Royal College of Nursing all you need to do is think bigger, better and brighter. And with an attitude like that, anything’s possible.
Please note, that due to Covid-19, while we are trying our best to accommodate our Assessment Centres and Interviews on the dates outlined in our adverts, we may need to be flexible about how and when we run our Recruitment processes for the time being.
We are currently running Assessments and Interviews remotely should we need to, in accordance with Government advice, so if you envisage any issues with accessing a computer, webcam or a sufficient internet connection for a video call, then please do highlight this in your Supporting Statement. We will of course do all we can to ensure you have the best experience in applying to work with us during this challenging period.
Please note, should we receive a suitable number of applications for this post after a week of posting this advert, this vacancy may close early, before the closure date stated below.
For more information or for an informal discussion about the role please contact Matthew Colman (Principal Engineer) at firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the Recruitment & Selection process, please contact email@example.com
Opening Date: 12 May 2021
Closing Date: Ongoing until appointments are made
Assessment Centre & Interview Date: TBC
Contracted hours: 35