A non-ministerial UK Government Department (which reports directly to the UK Parliament) and Inspire People, are partnering together to bring you an amazing opportunity to join a team of over 150 highly skilled Software Developers in their friendly agile development teams, working the heart of their digital transformation of its products. You are a Software Developer with Python experience, looking to work in an open and collaborative development environment, building cloud-native services and modern tooling to transform the management of social and economic survey production, away from legacy technology, and towards a more integrated service. This role attracts a salary of 30,205 to 38,331 plus excellent Civil Service benefits. Flexible, hybrid working from Newport, London, Titchfield, Fareham or Darlington. As a Software Developer, you will be responsible for writing clean, secure code following a User Driven Development approach, and working to open-source principles to create code that is easy to re-use. You will be involved in the full software development life cycle, carrying out the design, running, testing and continuous improvement of software to meet user needs. Role guide and responsibilities for Software Developers include:* Creating software products to serve a variety of user needs and enhancing existing software products * to meet evolving user needs. * Ensuring a quality software product is delivered and maintained. * Working to open-source principles to create code that is easy to re-use. * Evaluating technologies and tools appropriate for the environment. Maintaining and supporting operational services, identifying, locating and competently fixing faults, and taking proactive actions to avoid service disruption. Essential Skills and Experience:* Python Desirable skills: any of the following skills:* Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery tooling (Github Actions, Concourse, Jenkins, CircleCI or similar). * Design and implementation of automated tests. * Developing in the Cloud. In return, you can expect a planned, transparent progression with learning and development tailored to your role, an environment with flexible working options and a culture encouraging inclusion and diversity, plus the following benefits:* Basic of 30,205 to 38,331 depending on location * Flexible, hybrid working * a competitive salary with "In Year" Reward schemes. * 25 days of annual leave (excluding bank holidays), increasing by one day each year up to 30 days pro rata. * Generous parental leave options * excellent pension scheme options. If you are a Software Developer with a background in Python and ideally CI/CD pipelines, design and implementation of automated tests and developing in the Cloud, looking to enhance your career and make a difference across a function that will transform products and users' journeys, then apply today or contact Dasha Pecekova or Andrew Medhurst at Inspire People in complete confidence for further information.
Skills required: Design, Evaluating, GitHub, Management, Python, Software Development, Testing
Technologies required: Jenkins, Python
Date: June 29, 2022