Application Developer


Application Developer

Business Area: Operations

Place of Work: London

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: Full Time

The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) has circa 396,000 members, and over £60 billion in assets, we’re one of the largest private pension schemes in the UK and in the top 50 worldwide. Established in 1974, we’re entrusted by over 350 higher education sector employers to manage and administer the pension scheme and its investments through our two companies, Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited and USS Investment Management Limited.
Our mission
To be the pension service of choice for the higher education sector for the long-term
The role
To develop technical solutions in the form of bespoke software and third-party products.  Deliver core systems and development processes/tools as identified in the IMS roadmap to enable a robust, supportable production environment.
Key responsibilities
Analyse technical/business problems and document requirements
Develop quality software to meet the evolving technical/business needs of USSIM, documenting as required
Knowledge share across the team with some mentoring from more senior members
Participate in team workshops

Your experience
Some experience expected in the following technologies:
o C# / MVC / ASP.NET / PowerShell / HTML5 / JavaScript / Python 
Expected to produce clear, concise, maintainable code.
Some experience with using cloud computing / Azure infrastructure
Ability to share knowledge / experience
Some financial exposure, preferably gained through experience in a buy side institution or asset owner and willingness to undertake professional finance qualifications (e.g. IMC) in the short to medium term
USSIM is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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