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Sharepoint Developer - Fixed-Term Contract

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IT & Technology
£50,043 (+ possible supplement)
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Central Government
Matthew Buckler

A leading Government organisation is seeking an Application Developer to join their growing Applications team on a 1 year fixed-term basis.

The Application Developer will be responsible for developing applications to meet the needs of users within the organisation. The organisation has a predominantly Microsoft based platform and applications, and any newly built applications will be compatible with this platform. Existing applications in use include SharePoint 2013 (currently migrating to SharePoint Online), Unit 4 Business World (Agresso), MS Office and Outlook, and specialist applications such as Stata and ArcGIS. Applications are deployed to end users via SCCM 2012.


  • Developing business applications to agreed standards for coding, security and governance to meet business requirements. Package application releases and support the change process.
  • Providing technical development and support for business applications for the benefit of users.
  • Support the organisation's Cloud First Strategy
  • To act as applications/technical expert and assist in resolving application incidents, including taking a prominent role in problem management.
  • To work with application analysts and where appropriate external suppliers in order to troubleshoot performance issues for users, investigating software issues and implementing resolutions.
  • To work with Business Analysts to provide technical assurance and input into high level designs and solution designs.

Skills and attributes required:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience working as a developer within an IT team
  • Experience of working in both Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Knowledge of technical configuration, application architecture and software testing.
  • Extensive stakeholder management experience.
  •  Good understanding of CSS, jQuery, JavaScript and Powershell and experience in design, configuration and administration of SharePoint server 2013 and/or SharePoint Online.

Experience of developing in three or more of the following tools:-

  • SharePoint including configuration and design
  • Nintex Forms and Workflow including NWC for SharePoint Online
  • Power BI and Powerapps
  • MS Forms and Flow
  • Powershell Scripting
  • MS Dynamics configuration and customisation
  • Development in SQL and .NET including C# and CSOM

If you are interested in the above role please apply with a copy of your CV.