Overview

Collinson Group is currently looking for a C# .Net Umbraco web developer to join the firm on a 6 month contract.

Working as part of our group software function, you will be required to join a pre-existing development team for a Greenfield development phase of web facing ‘quote and buy’ and ‘claims’ portals. The portals will interface via pre-existing web services to a 3rd Party Insurance System.

The team employ Agile – Scrum principals and work in a Dev-Ops and Continuous Deployment environment to AWS cloud.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be a member of the team – we work as a cross functional team with a broad range of skills in a flat structure to deliver value to the business via high quality software and an unwavering obligation to question, understand and define.
  • Be passionate about quality, have a keen code aesthetic and an attuned attention to detail but with a balanced pragmatism that understands that every decision is a weighing of trade-offs and compromises.
  • Value automated tests as much as we do but appreciate the value of a human touch.
  • Understand that the code is not the goal, that any software is only as good as the problems it solves and the value it delivers to your customers, members and business.
  • Have a dev-ops mentality that allows you to not only develop code, but also deploy it automatically, fine tune the infrastructure it runs on, monitor it operationally and provide a highly available and robust service.
  • Thrive in the exciting chaos that is an internal innovation team seeking to validate a fit-for-purpose cutting edge technology platform.
  • Have a desire to understand the problem domain and business context, enjoy learning about the sector and the market that the software serves, the problems that it solves and the opportunities it enables

Knowledge, skills & experience required:

  • Umbraco 7.x
  • Experience with multi lingual web sites in Umbraco
  • Umbraco API,
  • Adaptive web site development
  • Cloud experience e.g. AWS or Azure
  • MVC 5 and Web API 2.x
  • C#
  • jquery
  • HTML, CSS
  • Agile methodologies
  • Unit Testing
  • CI/CD
  • Octopus Deploy, TeamCity

Highly Desirable skills:

  • Octopus Deploy, TeamCity and dev-ops experience
  • Angular.js
  • TDD / BDD
  • SCRUM
  • Insurance domain and back office integration
  • Integration of CMS with a standalone web site,
  • Embedding CMS driven content snippets in standalone website

Collinson Group:

Collinson Group is a global leader in shaping and influencing customer behaviours to drive revenue and value for clients. The group offers a unique blend of industry and sector specialists who together provide market-leading experience in delivering products and services across four core capabilities: Loyalty, Lifestyle Benefits, Insurance and Assistance.

The group provides unrivalled insight and expertise around affluent consumers and frequent travellers, creating and delivering products and services that increase engagement, loyalty and value for customers.

We have more than 25 years’ experience, with 25 global locations, servicing over 800 clients in 170 countries, employing 2,000 staff, and managing over 20 million end customers. We have been bringing innovation to the market since inception – from launching the first independent global VIP lounge access programme, Priority Pass™ to being the first to sell direct travel insurance in the UK through Columbus Direct and creating the first loyalty agency of its kind in the travel sector with ICLP.

Today we still invest heavily in innovation to ensure that we continue to deliver superior customer experiences.

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and criminal records checks (DBS).

Tagged as: .NET, angular, API, C#, DevOps, MVC, umbraco, web developer