Awesome .NET Developer? Create sites that wow our customers!
About Us - Parcelforce Worldwide provides express parcel delivery across the UK. We employ over 5,500 people and operate across a network of 54 depots throughout the UK. Our intelligent use of technology helps ensure we stay one-step ahead, and everyone that works for us has the responsibility to create a smooth and efficient service. We are always thinking ahead, and were always looking for friendly and committed people to join our diverse and supportive team.
Your role in the team - As one of our team of .NET Developers, youll be involved with building websites and apps for Parcelforce. Youll bring your top notch technical skills around C# to our team and have the autonomy to code on a massive range of different projects as we look to build .NET based applications that are capable of operating at enterprise scale with significant transaction volumes and users to deliver quality solutions that realise value for the business.
Skills needed You will have strong practical understanding of .NET 4.5/C# You will also have a sound understanding of OOP, OO Design Principles & Patterns and TDD/BDD to maintain a high quality codebase. Your communication skills will be first class. Your passion for delivering brilliant, commercial websites for our fast growing business will be relentless.
What we offer - When you join the team, youll get 25 days holiday (as well as the 8 bank holidays), an excellent bonus scheme, pension, life assurance and many other benefits.
We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all of our job applicants. Were proud to be in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2019 for a 6th consecutive year. We are happy to have a conversation about flexible working, depending on the role and subject to business needs.
So if youre interested in joining our team of passionate, motivated individuals, determined to shape the future of Parcelforce, then contact us to find out more about this opportunity and be part of our digital and agile transformation.
About Royal Mail:
The Royal Mail Technology team is passionate about delivering high-quality products and outstanding digital experiences to our customers. Technology is instrumental in helping us achieve our objective to be recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe
With a workforce of 150,000, our core network handles c.16 billion letters and c.1 billion parcels a year, delivering to more than 29 million addresses, 6 days a week. Our technology therefore needs to operate at scale. As a data driven business, with the largest PDA estate in the country, our systems need to handle more than 60m scan events and 1.4bn data points per day.
Royal Mail is committed to building an internal development and testing capability, driving digital innovation across the business enabling our business to transform at pace. You will be working for a brand thats a household name and a critical part of the UKs infrastructure.
Our technology vision is to Enable, Digitise, Realise:
- Enable - Create environments where open conversations are the norm and where teams work alongside each other to complement skills.
- Digitise - Utilise Technology to support the business. Making Technology thinking integral to the business. Increase the level of automation and implement connected systems.
- Realise - Invest in technology and keep taking all opportunities to consolidate systems. Focus on removing complexity within our systems and enable our cost base to decrease.
We are fully embracing Agile and DevOps, and using tools such as Alexa, Azure and Google Cloud, Chatbot, Microsoft .NET Core, Angular and mobile apps.
Our priorities include:
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