Back-end Developer

Avanade

Location: Greater London, Greater Manchester, Tyne and Wear

Job Type: Full time

Posted


About us

Avanade is the world’s leading digital innovator and believe in making genuine human impact in everything we do. This is through the power of our people and cutting-edge Microsoft Technology.

By joining Avanade’s software engineering practice you will have fantastic opportunity to operate at the forefront of technology, with access to best clients across the world, on challenging and exciting projects.

We are a diverse team, and we are proud of our culture that welcomes every individual. In our teams you will find talented and passionate technologists, with a humble, collaborative, and positive attitude.

If you are the type of person who thrives of constantly learning and challenging yourself with a genuine desire to do your best, then you could be successful here. We promise to invest in you and help give you the platform for continuous learning and development.


Back-end Developer

The Back-end Role Family is focussed on the development of software across the Back-end of the application stack as well as the technologies that support the modernization, deployment and management of applications in a live environment.

The application stack includes software to support business logic, back-end, and database services. Appropriate use of software design patterns, architectural styles such as microservices are key tools to a full stack developer. In a modern-day enterprise development wider concerns such as API management, cloud-based services and deployments to a container orchestrator such as Kubernetes are also relevant to Backend development. In addition, the ability to operate within a Agile project environment, and a willingness to adapt to different ways of working are essential to being successful within a back-end development role.


Responsibilities:

    • Pro-actively clarify requirements and expectations
    • Produce code, designs and other outputs to high quality
    • Generate appropriate automated tests for code
    • Operate collaboratively and support and contribute to reviews in a positively constructive manner
    • Be an excellent team player, with potentially a global team
    • Be willing and able to guide colleagues in the application of technology
    • Use the benefit of your experience to suggest optimisations and alternative options where justified
    • Soft Skills to communicate effectively with clients, in both speaking and listening, to build a harmonious relationship
    • Bring your experience to bear in pro-actively contributions to project planning
    • Be able to operate in a team leadership role


You should have experiences with some of the following:

    • C# .NET Core
    • SQL and Azure CosmosDB
    • Microservices
    • API management
    • Azure Functions
    • Azure Event Hubs & Logic Apps
    • Azure Integration services
    • Containers and Kubernetes.
    • Git
    • Azure Pipelines
    • Azure DevOps


Beneficial skills:

    • Kafka
    • NoSQL
    • DataFactory



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