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Software Developer

Position: Software Developer
Based: Abingdon
Type: Permanent, Full Time

About the role

RPS is going through an exciting period of transformation. The Global Technology Team is responsible for the delivery of Technology services to the rest of the company and we are looking for an additional Software Developer to join the team.

This is fantastic opportunity for a Developer to work on multiple projects, assisting the Development Team in the production of code as required by the Software Delivery Director.

Whilst we require you to have excellent knowledge of C#, SQL Server and Javascript, you will be able to build your knowledge of key cloud service providers, including Azure as we replatform.

This is a culture where we embrace creative thinking, innovation, experimentation and willingness to learn on the job with a focus on continuous improvement both in the work we do and self-development.

What you will bring to the role
- Skills in developing, deploying, unit testing (including the development of test scripts and automation of these scripts) & debugging cloud applications
- Understanding of application lifecycle management
- Ability to use continuous integration and delivery pipelines
- Ability to code to implement essential security measures
- Skills in writing, correcting and debugging code modules using the languages listed in the skills required section below
- Understand standard systems development lifecycle processes and apply RPS methodology effectively on projects

Essential Skills
- C# and the .NET Framework
- JavaScript and jQuery
- HTML and CSS / Bootstrap CSS
- TSQL for SQL Server
- Understanding of data backend options and their characteristics (SQL and NoSQL; SQL Server, Cosmos DB, Cassandra, etc).
- A commitment to keep up to date with developments in technology
- The ability to work to deadlines

What we offer you
We will provide you with a flexible, friendly and creative environment to develop your skills and challenge yourself. We support our people to innovate, collaborate and build meaningful careers. Our network of people and knowledge will expand your horizons and give you access to a variety of interesting projects.

Our employees are rewarded with competitive salaries, opportunities to invest and many other benefits including: 25 days holiday + bank holidays, Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, Company pension scheme, Group Disability Scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health Screening, Employee Assistance Programme, Professional Memberships

About RPS
RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world. Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.