Senior Developer

An excellent opportunity has arisen within our IT Section for an experienced Senior Developer to undertake change and development of our environments including SOA and Business Intelligence.

Salary  c.40k

City Building is a highly successful and evolving business which has a proven track record of strategic delivery within the commercial marketplace. We have been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise:  Sustainable Development 2018.  The Queen’s Award for Enterprise constitutes the greatest honour to be bestowed on a business and this year City Building were the only Scottish business to receive this award in the Sustainable Development category, recognising our excellent customer service as well as our ability to innovate and create.   City Building previously held this award from 2012-2017.

As one of Scotland’s largest construction companies, we provide a range of repairs and maintenance, construction, manufacturing and refurbishment activities across the public, private and third sectors. The company celebrates success and innovation and as well as being recognised as one of the top 90 businesses in Scotland for employment and diversity and with a turnover circa £200 million, our business is in the top 100 construction companies in the UK.

We employ more than 2,200 people and support an estimated additional 2,000 people through our supply chain. The company is currently training 250 apprentices across all construction trades making us the largest employer of apprentices in Scotland. We also operate Royal Strathclyde Blindcraft Industries (RSBi), one of the largest supported manufacturing businesses in Europe.   RSBi employs 261 people, more than 50% of whom have a disability including HM Forces veterans.

An excellent opportunity has arisen within our IT Section for an experienced Senior Developer to undertake change and development of our environments including SOA and Business Intelligence.

We are seeking applications from experienced IT professionals who have significant Development experience coupled with excellent inter personal and communication skills, looking to take the next step in their career.  We need you to be skilled in the Oracle Product range and bring an innovative approach to new developments.

Specifically you will be required to:
• Develop, deliver and maintain all systems to specification and timescales.
• Demonstrate experience and knowledge of Weblogic, Java, Oracle SOA
• Possess excellent communication skills and an ability to communicate across all levels of users and clients.
• Display excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
• Create & maintain code documentation.
• Ensure all code is unit tested and results documented prior to formal testing.
• Work in a fast moving, challenging and rewarding environment.

You will support the IT Business Solutions Manager and have specific responsibility for managing the Development Team to ensure that all requests for new developments are completed in a timely manner and meet agreed quality standards.

We need you to have experience in the following technologies:
• Weblogic
• SOA
• BPEL
• JAVA (jdeveloper desirable)
• PL/SQL
• XML

It would be good if you also have experience in
• UML
• C#
• SharePoint 2010
• .NET development
• VB scripting
• Advanced Excel

As well as an attractive salary you will have access to an excellent benefits package.  If you wish to have an informal chat about this role please contact us on our HR Helpline 0141 287 2121 and we will get someone to call you back.

If this is not the job for you but you feel you have IT skills that would suit our business and are interested in working with City Building then please send us your CV to our HR inbox hr@citybuildingglasgow.co.uk