Senior Web Developer

  • PDL Finance Ltd
  • Loughton, Essex, UK
  • Dec 07, 2017
Full time Information Technology Telecommunications

Job Description

Location: Loughton, Essex

Hours: Full Time, working week consists of 37.5 hours per week.

Job Type: Permanent

A Senior Web Developer is required to join a fast growing internet finance company which provides online credit solutions to a diverse client group. Our aim is to ensure an innovative and timely approach to all of our customers. We offer an alternative to High Street lending by listening to our customers and offering instant solutions that help them manage their short term needs.

We are a vibrant and entrepreneurial company where ideas and innovation is rewarded and welcomed. Hard work is as a matter of course and achieves our desired end results.

The main purpose and responsibilities of the role are:

  • Developing website features and fixing bugs using C#
  • Writing unit tests using nUnit
  • Styling website changes in CSS
  • Developing JavaScript code using frameworks such as Angular.js
  • Attending scrum meetings and briefings with clients and peers
  • Taking responsibility for all development work and ownership of thorough quality control
  • Creating and updating table design in SQL Server 2014
  • Writing browser based tests using Selenium/SpecFlow/C#
  • Analysing and amending database queries for high performance

Technical Skills:

Must be fluent in the following:

  • NET MVC 5
  • C# 6 including advanced language features e.g. generics, lambdas, delegates
  • Design Patterns and SOLID Principles
  • Linq-Sql/Entity Framework 6+
  • SQL Server 2014+
  • TDD/nUnit
  • Javascript/JQuery/AJAX
  • HTML5
  • CSS 3

Desirable Skills:

  • AngularJS
  • Agile methodologies/Scrum
  • Automated browser testing/SpecFlow/Selenium
  • SignalR
  • NodeJs/Grunt/Gulp
  • ECMAScript6
  • MVC Core
  • .NET Core

Personal Qualities:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent coding and development abilities
  • The confidence to express ideas as part of a creative team
  • A clear and genuine interest in technological trends
  • The ability to meet deadlines and think strategically
  • A passionate approach to work with a desire to push boundaries
  • The ability to explain technical jargon to peers
  • Honest, reliable, dedicated and hard working

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter with your salary expectations to

All applicants should have a valid EU work permit to be considered. Please note that this role requires a DBS check.