Software Developer (.NET, C#, SQL)

REF: 904076_1594369085

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £40000 to £50000
  • Location: Greater Belfast

MCS Group are proud to be representing a fantastic, local software firm that sits within a niche area of the music industry - media licensing and copyright protection. Opportunity to gain full autonomy and creativity within your new role!

The Client

In a nutshell: You will be responsible for building out a new greenfield development project which will harness the power of artificial-intelligence to identify transients in sound-waves and uniquely identify them. Ultimately, this will ensure that all parties involved in the composition of a piece of music receive the correct re-numeration.

  • Our client plays a huge role within the media and royalties business, providing bespoke music metadata services to clients on a global scale.
  • Their core business has kept up serious momentum since 2005, showing tremendous growth throughout recent years. Their staff has over doubled in the past 2 years and they are showing an incredible growth strategy over the next 12 months!
  • These guys work with some of the worlds largest broadcaster, copyright societies, publishers and online music platforms. This is your opportunity to work on interesting, data driven platforms that are highly commended by so many within this industry.
  • Media royalties would be one of the core sectors of their business. They also play a huge role supporting music publishers and event organisers - providing live events data, cue sheets, file collection and data enhancement. Break down this business to its inner workings and you will find an extremely data driven company!

"With exciting new plans to branch into the world of artificial intelligence using their software which picks up and reads sound-waves, the time to join this company is now."

The Role

As a software developer you will be given the opportunity to work with data-centric projects alongside a small support and maintenance team.

Our client has been recently working on a range of new software products that are currently in their Beta stages. One example is a new royalties tracking system that is used by some of the worlds biggest music and movie stars! This will be the main project where YOU will play a pivotal role!

You will collaborate with other developers in your team on a daily basis within an agile environment.

Perks and Benefits

- Vitality health-care

- 2 days WFH per week

- 35 hours per week

- flexi-time

- 8% company contribution to pension

- Generous "Christmas bonus" upon the completion of probation.

The candidate

The ideal candidate will have the following:

    • Strong logical, analytic, and design skills
    • Ability to create customer-focused software applications
    • Self-sufficiency
    • Good track record of sticking to deadlines and delivering projects.
    • Knowledge the following:
      • C#
      • ASP .NET
      • RESTful
      • SQL
      • SQLServer
      • PHP
    • Good communication skills, with the ability to communicate issues to technical and non-technical people
    • Experience of debugging and troubleshooting live applications
    • Experience of balancing technical decisions with user needs and commercial constraints

Whilst the advert states at least 3 years experience I would like to welcome those who are slightly more junior to apply for this role as you may still be considered.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Rory Foster, Specialist IT Consultant at MCS Group on 07972166308 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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