Web Application Developer
Bennetts are recruiting for an experienced developer who is passionate about technology and software development to help develop their Content Management System using Sitecore. We are looking for someone with a background in .NET based CMS such as Sitecore, Episerver and Umbraco. Bennetts have embraced the Agile movement and are constantly evolving, and you will have the opportunity to help define the way we work. Technical excellence and ability to coach others is essential for the role.
Main responsibilities include:
- Delivery of user stories centred around development of Bennetts CMS platform
- Assisting Business Analysts and stakeholders in gathering requirements for development activities, along with our Test Automation Engineers
- Contribution to the development of the IT teams working practices
- Setup and maintenance of build and release pipelines using Azure Devops
- Providing insight into best practices around using CMS for end to end customer experience
The Ideal Candidate
As well as possessing the right skills for the role, you need to be enthusiastic and passionate about all that you do. You will need to be an excellent communicator, able to convey complex technical ideas to both your peers and a non-technical audience. You will be passionate about sharing your knowledge with the rest of the team, continually introducing new and innovative ideas.
Along with a welcoming working environment, you’ll benefit from 25 days of annual leave for full-time colleagues plus Bank Holidays. If you have commitments outside of work, we have a flexible approach to how you work your hours – helping you to achieve a work/life balance that works for you. We also offer pension & life assurance, private medical cover (following 12 months service), cycle to work schemes, gym discounts, staff concessions and lifestyle vouchers, along with a strong focus on your own personal development.
About the Company
Bennetts is a market leading specialist motorcycle insurance broker. With over 200,000 customers, we’ve been around for over 85 years but, we never stand still. We pride ourselves on being different, innovative and ambitious. We’ve built the fastest growing, award-winning biking social network in BikeSocial, which is going from strength to strength and now we’re keen to continue to grow our business - our minds are well and truly open as to where we could take Bennetts in the future.
Bennetts is owned by the Saga Group and while our customer base differs, in that our customers are aged 16-90, we do benefit from the support and knowledge of the wider Group to deliver outstanding customer experiences to drive business growth.