Application Developer
Baillie Gifford
January 18, 2022
Job Type
Financial Services
Software Engineering
Scotland and UK


New permanent Application Development role on behalf of one of Hamilton Forth's most valued clients:


Knowledge, skills and experience


  • Relevant, commercial experience

Experience and knowledge:-

Essential Skills:

  • Good understanding of C# and .Net framework/.Net Core

  • Experience with RESTful APIs

  • Experience with database development (Oracle PL/Sql preferred although not required)

  • Excellent working practices regarding processes and source control (TFVC, Git or similar)

  • A focus on maintainability, robustness and performance when designing solutions

  • Adapt to different technologies used on project and continuous improvement work

  • Experience and knowledge of agile methodologies

  • Ability to communicate well with business stakeholders and end users in collaboration with Business Analysts to establish requirements

  • Able to build positive working relationships throughout the department and the company

  • Excellent time management and multitasking skills

  • Attention to detail along with the ability to explain or document ideas

  • Can work independently given initial business requirements

  • Can also work well within a team environment to collaborate, support and learn from others


  • Winform experience

  • Angular Development

  • NET Core

  • RESTful services

  • Good to have exposure to one or more of Docker, Rancher, Kubernetes

  • Exposure to OpenXML development

  • Industry relevant experience or knowledge, specific to asset management

Abilities and skills:-

  • Impressive communication and stakeholder management abilities