Technical Lead/Lead Developer, .NET, Azure.
A Lead Developer experienced with the latest .NET and Azure technologies is required by a leading UK Microsoft Gold Partner Consultancy based in West Sussex. Ballard Chalmers specialises in software design, development and ongoing support for enterprise systems on the Microsoft platform for deployment on the Microsoft Cloud, as well as on-premises and hybrid systems. Our areas of expertise are: Microsoft .NET & Azure, SQL Server and BizTalk Server. With over 25 years' industry experience and as a Microsoft Gold Partner with 5 Gold Competencies, we have a well-earned reputation for delivering our expert services. Job Type/Category We are looking for a "hands-on" Technical Lead/Lead Developer with good Architect experience who likes to get involved in all aspects of the development cycle. You should have 15+ years of software development experience and should be able to use your knowledge and expertise to provide solutions to complex business problems. You will be someone with Microsoft Consultancy Practice experience. Required Education, Skills and Qualifications Essential Skills: - Strong communication skills and client facing experience - Up to date and highly proficient in core Microsoft technologies C#, .NET, T-SQL, Web API - Solid knowledge of single page application design and frameworks such as Angular 1/2 and React JS - Understanding of implementing and managing automated testing - Good understanding of the Azure infrastructure and key services such as App Services, SQL Azure, Azure Service Bus, Azure Functions, Logic Apps, and CosmosDB - Understanding of Lean/Agile methodologies - Clear ability to technically mentor, improve & inspire others as the team grows We are specifically looking for someone that has the ability to: - Lead the design and architecture of high-quality, complex systems and software - Prepare, review and analyse software specifications for complex products and systems - Provide accurate reso...