This is a new role within the Information Systems (IS) Office in the Northern Ireland Assembly.
As a Software Developer, you will join the software development team and will be responsible for developing software components using an Agile approach and utilising Microsoft Visual Studio and Azure DevOps.
You will work on a range of systems, from relatively simple workflow database applications to highly complex systems that interface with cloud technology.
Working in an agile team environment and reporting directly to a Senior Software Developer, the main duties and responsibilities of the post are:
Applicants for the post must:
1) Be in possession of a Bachelor’s (or higher) Degree in either Computing, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other discipline relevant to Information Systems / Information Technology* by 1 July 2020.
2) at least 10 months’ work experience in a software development team. Experience must include working in a software development team using an Object-oriented programming language.
*Only those courses with a computing content of 50% or more will be considered and applicants must provide full details on the application form of how the content of the course meets this requirement.
Should shortlisting be required, the following shortlisting criteria will be applied:
The following Assembly Skills and Behaviours will be assessed at interview:
Delivering a quality service
…is about providing a high-quality and efficient service to our customers. It is thinking ahead, managing resources effectively and delivering work on time and to a high standard. It is also using professional or technical expertise to enhance service delivery.
Building relationships and effective communication
…is creating and maintaining positive, professional and respectful internal and external working relationships through effective and appropriate communications.