Application Engineer Application Engineer …

DWP Digital
in Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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DWP Digital
in Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
C# Application Engineers develop, support and maintain critical DWP digital applications and services that are used by millions of people. Up to £44,808, 27.1% pension and great work life balance.

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

  • Are you an outstanding Application Engineer with extensive knowledge of C#?
  • Do you think you can contribute to the digital services demand in the DWP?
  • Do you want to help change the face of public services?

We're looking for an Application Engineer with C# skills to develop, maintain, change and support DWP products and applications used by over 22 million people.

DWP is the UK's largest government department. We're deliver a once-in-a-generationdigital transformation and the scale of our engineering challenge is epic.

  • We have 1bn lines of code in over 12000 code repos and 90+ programming languages.
  • We run around 294 days' worth of testing every day through automation.
  • Our APIs receive 173 million requests, and we spin up 280,000 AWS servers every month.

If you want to get involved, we'd love to hear from you. Click apply now.

Development. Work. Projects.

You'll be using all your skills and experience as C# Application Engineer to maintain key DWP systems. You'll need a track record of developing, refactoring and enhancing legacy systems.

You will work closely with the product owner and experts across DWP finding opportunities to enhance the system, as we evolve to meet emerging requirements. You'll support the ongoing development, troubleshootin and administration of the system too.

Ideally you will also have experience of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, with a good working knowledge of SQL including scripting. A knowledge of data visualisation tools

What skills, knowledge and experience do you need to show us?

  • Evidence of "Managing a Quality Service". For us that means working with stakeholders to set priorities, objectives and timescales, driving high quality, value-for-money outcomes and meeting customer needs.
  • Experience of identifying and implementing improvements and optimisations
  • Programming and Build: in depth knowledge of C# .NET.
  • Tools & Software: You're familiar with a range of C# tools and code management software.
  • Technical breadth: Deep technical understanding of the role of Application Engineer, with the skills and confidence to challenge and advise others

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs in Leeds, Sheffield or Newcastle, whichever is best for you.

We also have all the tools and tech (and culture) needed to enable our people to work flexibly. We spend some time at home, sometime in the office, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19. We

In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to £44,808, a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 26 days.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

CLICK APPLY for more information and to start your application.

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