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Senior Developer

Job Type:
Professional Activities
35 hours per week
£37,270.00 per annum
Closing Date:

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh is an independent membership organisation concerned principally with the education, training and assessment of Surgeons, Dental Surgeons and Doctors who are involved in the surgical care of patients.  Founded in 1505, the College currently has a membership approaching 25,000 in approximately 100 countries throughout the world.

About the Role

Working in the Applications and Online Services Team you will develop and maintain a range of business applications that provide internal and external information services across a range of College business areas. To support and enhance cross-system interoperability. Support key business areas in the use of a range of developed systems and technologies that underpin the work of the College. Engage with colleagues throughout the business to gather requirements and evolve application functionality in line with business requirements. To provide technical leadership and direction in the application of new and emerging technology to College systems and online services.

Experience/Qualifications/Key Skills

This is a superb opportunity for an individual who is a good communicator with the ability to work to tight deadlines and be calm under pressure.

You will be educated to a minimum level of HND/Degree or have demonstrable experience with good educational standards. Microsoft Developer Certification is desirable.

You will have substantial experience in a related programming environment and ASP.NET development experience. Experience of relational database design, stored procedure development and Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 experience is essential as is XML and web services development. Experience of unit testing  .NET framework versions 2/3.5/4.5             

Experience of HTML5, xhtml, css, Javascript and Jquery, other web related technologies are desirable as is experience of IIS 6 upwards, WIF, Windows Work Flow, WCF, Entity Framework, MSMQ. Experience of Single Sign On and identity management, working in an agile environment, Team Foundation Server or other source control, Umbraco content management system, management of Windows Servers and online customer ecommerce portals are also desirable.

Please note that we do not accept CVs and agencies need not apply.

Contact Information

E-mail: recruitment@rcsed.ac.uk

Human Resources, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DW

Interview Details

Interviews will be held following an online work related exercise.

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh has a long and distinguished history, and is committed to providing a first class service to all its stakeholders. The College values the talents and abilities of its employees and seeks to foster an open, co-operative, friendly and dynamic environment in which employees and the College alike can thrive.

The College is also committed to recruiting the person who is most suited to the particular post, based solely on the applicant's abilities, qualifications, experience and merit as measured against the job description and person specification. The College is committed to the principles of equal opportunities and declares its opposition to any form of less favorable treatment, whether through direct or indirect discrimination accorded to employees or job applicants.

The College will take all reasonable steps to employ, train and promote employees without regard to age, disability, gender re-assignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity. The College provides for fair treatment of employees based on merit, and complies to all applicable employment laws.

If you have any queries please email recruitment@rcsed.ac.uk 


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