Senior Developer

We are looking for a Senior Developer to be part of a growing team which is responsible for the development of the Local Data Company’s proprietary technology. The technology team focuses on a range of strategic projects which play a vital role in the development of the products and services which underpin the Local Data Company’s proposition in the market.

the role

You will play a pivotal part in the development of technically versatile software applications, spanning IoT architecture, mobile applications and web applications. Agile development, code-reviews and continuous integration are an essential part of the role.

We use a wide range of technologies, from .NET and Angular, Android applications, Node.js to Azure blob, IoT hub and other cloud services. Willingness to continually learn, investigate and propose the best technology solutions is a must. Data is at the heart of our business, so interest in understanding, interpreting and improving it is essential.

This is a great opportunity for developers who want to make a difference to the company and continually challenge themselves with the latest technologies and tools.


  • Minimum 5 years of commercial experience.
  • A track record of working independently as well as part of a team and leading software development projects.
  • Experience communicating across a range of teams and understanding business requirements.
  • Good knowledge of test-driven development. Ability to deliver software that is stable, meets business requirements and with close to 100% automated test coverage.


  • Can-do attitude with a passion for innovation.
  • Desire to learn new skills – we are continuously seeking out the latest technology developments.
  • Reliable, positive and professional can-do attitude.
  • Proven track record of taking full responsibility to meet deadlines.
  • Accountable for ensuring accuracy and quality of work.
  • Interacts well and respects people from all disciplines to accomplish a task or goal.

Essential Skills

  • C# (4.5)
  • Strong SQL Server skills
  • Angular, Typescript
  • NET, JavaScript
  • js
  • Azure or similar cloud architecture
  • Unit / integration testing, TDD, mocking
  • Web API
  • Docker or similar
  • Entity Framework
  • Agile, DSDM/SCRUM/Kanban
  • Strong OOP best practices

Desirable Skills

  • IoT
  • Mobile applications
  • DocumentDB/NoSQL DB
  • Python

Our commitment to you

  • Salary: £55,000 - £65,000.
  • Bonus: dependent on company and personal performance.
  • Company pension.
  • Training and opportunity to attend technology conferences.
  • Holidays: 27 days; We also recognise length of service: after 5 years within the company, you will receive 5 additional days of paid leave to take in your 5th year; 10 year work anniversary, 10 additional days.
  • Wellbeing in the office.
  • Retailer Employee Discount Scheme.
  • Social Committee with various regular social events

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