Furlong Business Solutions

Tailored Management Information Solutions for Schools and Colleges
 
Proud winners of
The Queen's Award for Enterprise 2017

Vacancies

Furlong is an exciting and rapidly expanding company which provides software, service and support for over 280 independently minded schools. If you’re interested in joining the team please find the list of vacancies we have below:

Full Stack C# Web Developer

Job Title:  Full Stack C# Web Developer

Starting Salary: Up to £45,000 (depending on experience)

Location: Office based at Eagle House, Andover

Reporting to:  Development Team Manager

Purpose of the role

Furlong Solutions provide software to schools in the independent and maintained sector covering both information management and financial management systems.  The role will involve working in a small development team on an existing product set, developing new areas and maintaining and improving existing functionality.

Duties and Responsibilities

In accordance with company procedures:

Develop new functionality in our flagship browser-based application

  • Create/alter the database schema as necessary
  • Write and refactor clean and maintainable C# code
  • Ensure cross-device compatibility with an intuitive, responsive front end
  • Create and contribute to technical specifications, including user interface designs

Maintain the existing product

  • Enhance existing functionality, in our browser-based products
  • Perform bug fixes, in our browser-based and legacy WinForms application
  • Liaise with clients as necessary

Take part in team-based activities

  • Sprint and work planning
  • Pair Programming
  • Code reviews

Experience/Skills

The post holder will have a knowledge of as many of the following languages and technologies as possible:

  • C#
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • CSS3
  • HTML5
  • JavaScript/TypeScript
  • T-SQL

A knowledge of some of the following would also be beneficial:

WinForms, WPF, WCF, Knockout, AJAX, MVVM, LINQ, Database Design, Team Foundation Server, Project Management, Unit Testing and Mocking

Personal Attributes

  • Pro-active, self-starter
  • Attention to detail
  • Multitasking and prioritizing skills
  • Flexibility and willingness to support colleagues
  • Responsive to change
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as within a team environment 
  • Calm disposition 
  • Ability to meet targets
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Creativity
  • Enthusiasm
  • Ability to communicate wel

If you feel this job is the right opportunity for you then please submit a covering letter and cv by email to rado.mroz@furlongsolutions.com