Senior Developer

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Senior Developer

Dog is on the look out for a talented back-end web developer to join our technical team in Glasgow.

Dog is looking ahead to growth in 2019, and is interested to hear from talented web developers with back-end CMS skills and experience building best-in-class websites.


Ideally coming with existing Umbraco or Sitecore experience, the successful individual will become part of a fantastic team of some of the best developers in the business, working to create brilliant digital experiences for global brands. 


The successful candidate will be expected work hands-on scoping, developing, realising, launching and supporting projects, using a range of server-side technologies and CMS platforms. To work as part of the wider development, project teams, and wider company to advise and collaborate, and to deliver work of a high standard for Dog’s clients. 


Five qualities for success in this role

  • Excellence
  • Commitment
  • Accuracy
  • Teamwork
  • Communication


Main Responsibilities

  • Development of, and maintenance to, CMS websites on Umbraco and Sitecore platforms, bespoke applications in C# .NET and APIs
  • Ensuring code produced by you can be shared and re-used by others where appropriate
  • Ensuring your work is written to best practice and passes internal testing and UAT
  • Working to project plans, milestones and estimates to deliver projects and changes on time
  • Owning and ensuring resolution of assigned support issues, within agreed timescales
  • Scoping and estimating of projects and changes within the remit of the technology when required.


Additional Duties

  • Keeping up-to-date on technologies related to job role, pro-actively and as directed
  • Contributing to team meetings to share knowledge with the team and company
  • Meeting with clients in general to discuss, demonstrate and advise on project work
  • Monitoring own workload to advise, in advance, areas for concern.


Technical Skills

  • Sitecore 7.2+
  • Umbraco CMS 6+
  • C#, .NET Web Forms & MVC
  • TSQL
  • GIT, SourceTree, version control systems
  • IIS 7+


Additional Skills & Attributes

  • Effective communication with different audiences (non-technical and peer) both written and verbal
  • Ability to focus on customer service at all times
  • Commercial awareness of project timescales and deadlines
  • Ability to use standard office software – Word, Excel, Outlook, Podio, JIRA, Synergist etc
  • Ability and willingness to engage with all teams within the company regularly and in a collaborative manner


We offer a competitive salary based on experience, contributory pension, private healthcare, a collaborative and open working environment, and great opportunities for development and progression.


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