Senior Developer at Dept of Health and Social Care, Remote, 3 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Dec 23, 2020
up to 6 Months

Contract Description


We are currently recruiting for a Senior Developer role for The Department for Heath and Social Care NHS Digital (DHSC NHSD), for a 3 month contract with potential for extension. The role will be a remote working.

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As Senior developer, you will: 

  • Translate the Technical requirements into the data collection system to establish a Surgical Devices and Implants Database for England, focusing on core equipment identification information (and starting with Mesh procedures), in accordance with DHSC Direction.
  • Develop a Flexible Collection Data System using an agile user led approach that comprises Secure file submission process to support providers already recording data in local systems
    Web-based form to support manual data entry – for low volume cases


You’ll have:

  • Experience on a fast paced Agile team ideally Healthcare / public sector experience
  • Strong understanding of Git and Git processes ·
  • Strong experience in Front end technology as well as back end and full stack.


Required Technologies


  • Full stack Software engineer
  • JavaScript
  • CSS
  • React
  • Node.js
  • Test driven development, Behaviour driven development
  • Unit testing

Desired Technologies

  • AWS
  • Lambda
  • S3
  • Dynamo db
  • API Gateway
  • Selenium
  • Gherkin
  • Web accessibility standards


It would be great to also have:

  • Terraform
  • Experience of building CI and CD pipelines
  • Gitlab CI
  • Bash scripting
  • SC Clearance