.NET Developer at IBI Group, Newark on Trent, 3-6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Newark-on-Trent, Newark NG24, UK
  • Apr 07, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Company Description

IBI Group:

We are a global architecture, engineering, planning and technology firm defining the cities of tomorrow.

By connecting design and technology, we change how people experience their built environment. We work across disciplines to create the intelligent systems, sustainable buildings and efficient infrastructure that shapes the way people live, move, learn and heal.

With over 2,700 employees and 60+ offices around the world, we understand what it takes to work locally and scale globally.

At IBI, we’re defining the cities of tomorrow.

Job Description

Position Summary :

We are a recognised leader in the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) field, having acted as consultant, designer and systems and software developers on projects with local and national highway and transport organisations, in the UK and overseas. Our professionals bring expertise across the broad spectrum from policy development and concept design, through software and systems development to operations and maintenance. The firm has significant experience in the fields of strategy and policy, traffic management and network operation, traveller information systems, data analysis, ticketing and smart cards, tolling and security.

Our team includes software and web developers, user interface designers, database developers and administrators and test and release engineers supported by project managers and ITS professionals. We offer training, support and career development for all our staff within their relevant fields of expertise. Equally we appreciate the value to our staff and the firm in developing cross disciplines skills and gaining experience across all areas of our business.

We are seeking a .NET software developer to join our Intelligence sector team. The successful candidates must have strong technical skills with an open mind to emerging development techniques and technologies, they will have a willingness to learn and apply their knowledge and experience in making informed design and architectural decisions with the ability to communicate those decisions and build consensus within the wider team.

IBI Group have developed a tablet application that links to an external camera and GPS device, to record video and GPS in a synchronised manner. The application is used to tag road defects by inspection crews. The successful applicant will take this application to the next phase, adding new functionality to what is already a working device, such as linking to an external database application and visualisation system. Working from a minimum viable product specification, the developer will work with IBI staff, including developers to build this application.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coding in .NET, particularly C# and .NET Core (.NET 5)
  • Analysis, design, development and debugging of systems and applications
  • Work with software developers, project managers and client operations teams to produce, enhance and maintain applications, systems and websites
  • Take the demonstrator application to a fully tested and signed off product
  • Research new technologies for eventual implementation in enhancing systems, web applications and websites
  • Participate in the overall functioning of the development team using industry standards and best practices
  • Developing technical specifications
  • Configuration of continuous integration and deployments


  • A good Bachelors’ with honours or Masters’ degree in an engineering, scientific, numerate / technical discipline
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong in C#, ASP.NET
  • Proficient with front-end development languages including JavaScript, HTML 5 and CSS
  • Knowledge of and experience with SQL, especially SQL Server and ETL.
  • Experience of building and consuming APIs and building and working with authentication
  • Experience with Unit Testing Frameworks such as MSTest. XUnit or NUnit
  • Experience of working with windows tablet devices
  • Experience in developing mapping solutions in web environments
  • Experience of working with GPS devices and geographic data
  • Experience or interest in processing of imagery and video
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • The ability to communicate complex information and ideas to colleagues and works to build consensus

Some experience or knowledge of any of the following is not essential but would be warmly received:

  • Cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS
  • PowerShell
  • Node.js development
  • WebSocket development
  • Agile methodology
  • TeamCity
  • NoSQL such as MongoDB, Redis
  • React and Redux
  • LESS / Sass
  • Elasticsearch, Kafka, RabbitNQ, etc.
  • Azure DevOps

Additional Information

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

As part of IBI Group 's selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role they are under consideration for and prior to receiving a job offer. These could include work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.