Sanctuary Group is a leading nationwide provider of housing and care services. We have over 65 care homes and provide a range of affordable housing, support and care services as well as a variety of commercial offerings such as student accommodation and facilities management contracts.
We are looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to monitor and manage the performance of all external suppliers and service providers to the Information Systems (I.S.) department. These will be hardware, software and telecoms related contracts.
Ideally a member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply you’ll be well versed in the financial management of contracts and services and will have experience of managing contracts in a large scale and complex business. It goes without saying that to carry this out effectively you’ll have excellent negotiation skills to deal with renewals and contract retirements and be competent at drafting terms of business and contractual documents.
You’ll need a good working knowledge of the Information Systems sector, ideally having carried out a similar role within this business division previously. Your working knowledge will ensure that you are able to keep the department up to date with new and developing services in the market place.
Stakeholder management will play a vital part of this role so you will be adept at building and maintaining long term and successful business relationships. Through these you will lead the delivery of the Group’s Procurement Strategy within I.S
Your commercial acumen will ensure all contracts deliver value for money and your proven project management skills will ensure you identify any potential risks and are able to mitigate these before issues occur.
Travel will be a requirement of the role as will occasional overnight stays away from home so flexibility outside of normal working hours will be needed.
In return we can offer you extensive development and training opportunities as well as a comprehensive reward and benefits package including health benefits, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, external discount schemes, 25 days annual leave (rising to 30 days) and a generous contributory pension scheme.
£42,103 PER ANNUM (RISING TO £46,156 AFTER 12 MONTHS, SUBJECT TO SATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE)
35 HOURS PER WEEK
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London, United Kingdom
We are looking for a backend developer with a solid grounding in Object Oriented Design and
programming, with 5+ years’ experience working with Microsoft technologies within the .NET
The candidate should have substantial experience developing and maintaining scalable, robust,
high performance enterprise solutions, using SOA and Test-Driven Methodologies in an Agile
environment, ideally across a range of different clients and systems.
Candidates must possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills to manage and complete
multiple tasks quickly within the constraints of agreed timelines and budgets.
Role & Responsibility
Collect requirements/specifications from internal and external stake-holders
Clarifying what actions the program is intended to perform
Breaking down program specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into code
Working as part of a team, which may be established purely for a particular project, to write a specific section of the program
Combining all elements of the program design and testing it
Prepare test cases and for unit testing and integration testing
Ensuring the quality of applications through unit testing
Testing sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended
Follow coding standards and properly documenting code
Perform and participate in code reviews to identify basic technical and logical errors
Deploying the program into production
Accurately estimate times for tasks
Reacting to problems and correcting the program as necessary
Evaluating and increasing the program's effectiveness
Adapting the program to new requirements, as necessary
Conducting user acceptance testing to ensure the program can be used easily, quickly and
Schedule meetings with management and/or customers to demonstrate progress and discuss project status and issues
Scaling an application and/or its hosting environment to support increases in traffic.
Setting up or using a version control system, and manage control with file based assets and data
Writing detailed documentation for the operation of the program by users and computer operators accurately estimate times for tasks
Qualification & Skills Requirements
Core Skills (Mandatory)
5+ years of C#
5+ years of SQL Server
2+ years of Cloud services, ideally Windows Azure
Web API, Restful services
Experience with nHibernate or Entity Framework
Design patterns, SOLID principles, N-tier architectures
Solid process understanding - AGILE, SCRUM, TDD
Essential Personal Skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal - able to communicate effectively with
peers, managers, and clients
Ability to deliver development to an agreed plan
Positive attitude and desire to learn
Java Developer Required – minimum 3 years’ experience
Location: Godalming, Surrey
Do you want to join an industry leader in the provision of software solutions to Veterinary Practices with an accomplished history of 24 years?
Benefits of a Java Developer
Ongoing training and development
A Health Cash Plan covering every aspect of healthcare that you should need
Exclusive discounts ranging from retail to theme parks
A pension from a reputable provider
Eye care vouchers
Child care vouchers
Requirements of a Java Developer
Core Java up to 4 years’ experience.
Middle-tier development experience including either JEE (Java Enterprise Experience) or the Spring Framework.
Object-oriented Design (OOD) experience
SQL development experience, good knowledge of Tsql
IT related degree
Desirable Skill of a Java Developer
Test driven development Junit/Mockito/Arquillian
RESTful web services
MVC and UI toolset experience (GWT, AngularJS, React, Bootstrap, Spring …)
Automated Testing (Selenium or similar)
Experience of deploying scalable software solutions
Experienced with Microsoft SQL Server
Experience with CI tools Maven/Jenkins/Octopus
Source control (SVN or similar)
JIRA / Confluence
Load Testing (JMeter or similar)
Datalogic Solutions Ltd
Saint George's Road, London SW19 4BD, United Kingdom
We are looking for someone with a passion for developing software people enjoy using, and who is happy developing throughout the whole stack. An ability to 'muck-in' in design sessions and be actively engaged in the entire process is as important as excellent 'clean code' skills.
You will be developing new features and enhancing existing ones in a new SAAS product built in ASP.net MVC, occasionally helping first line support and speaking directly to customers.
Skills & Requirements
We are looking for someone with at least 2 years of industry experience, preferably in a small company or startup. If you have any examples of hobbyist work or open source projects you have contributed to that would be great too.
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