IS Solutions Developer

  • Job Reference: R9978666
  • Date Posted: 21 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Centrica
  • Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Information Technology (IT)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Location: Liverpool (Runcorn -WA7)

Full time; Permanent

Competitive salary - Plus benefits including share save scheme, company pension, healthcare benefits and employee discounts

The Overview:

PH Jones, part of British Gas, is a provider of Gas Central Heating Service, Repair and Installations to the social housing market. The market place consists of approximately 5 million homes, managed by 3,500 Housing Associations and Councils across the UK.

An exciting opportunity is now available for a Solutions Developer to join our small and thriving team at our PH Jones head office in the North West. We need someone dynamic to come and join our innovative Development team and help drive and improve our existing systems to be in line with our Global Centrica Business. If you are looking for a role which will allow you to both improve and challenge your technical ability, then this is the position for you.

The Role:

As a Software developer, you will be evolving our platforms and interacting with our Clients and IS departments as you develop new and improved ways of interfacing between Clients and PH Jones, using ETL processes.

You will spend time with the PH Jones teams to understand the usage and impacts of the system to the field teams and develop and test enhancements that will improve the system and keep it current.

Managing day to day tasks and issues via the incident management process and supporting the roll out and deployment of new technologies as well as working on company projects and publishing supporting documentation to assist staff with requests for information.

You will be working as part of the core IS team managing the internal bespoke systems and maintaining a high degree of customer service for all support queries.

The Person:

Naturally, you have a true passion for coding and an eagerness to learn and further develop your skills.

You'll need to be able to work across a highly matrixed global organisation and show the right behaviours to present to senior leadership when required. You'll also have the ability to work as both part of team or standalone and have strong communication skills.

In terms of experience required for the role, we are looking for you to have:

  • Experience in .Net (.net 3.5 and above)
  • Experience in C#
  • Eye for detail and identifying problems
  • Passion for programming

Nice to have:

  • Experience in MVC
  • Experience in T-SQL
  • Experience of ETL solutions
  • Knowledge of developing applications for mobile use
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

At PH Jones we are committed to ensuring our employees having the opportunity to flourish, make a difference and realise their full potential. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in areas such as:

Entity Framework, LINQ to SQL, HTML CSS, Mobile/App development, UI and MVC Frameworks (Bootstrap).