Legal Applications Support Developer – Bristol
We are seeking a Legal Applications Support / Developer with Legal, Finance or Professional Services experience.
Role: Legal Applications Support Developer
Hours: Full Time – 37.5 hours per week
Vacancy Reference: 396- BBL
Working in the DevOps team within IT, you will become a key member of the team and help deliver our plans for improvement, innovation and efficiency.
You will be working with a mix of in-house written applications and COTS (Commercial Off The Shelf) software, providing third line support, small product developments and enhancements and integrating these together to provide the most effective software stack for our internal users.
This is an excellent opportunity for an Application Support specialist who wants to move into software development or for a junior developer who wants to broaden their application support skills.
You will join a small, dynamic team where you will deal with 3rd line technical support calls, and enhancement requests which could include bug fixes, database report queries or workflow amendments.
You will be involved in the development of the case management software which underpins the firms’ business processes and developing management reports using SSRS and SQL. You will also be involved with developing .NET applications and web service integrations, utilising Azure DevOps, ASP .Net MVC, Webforms and REST API’s.
You will work with our suppliers and the rest of the IT team to maintain our application software and keep our systems running smoothly. You will use your problem solving and analytical skills to take ownership of problems until resolved, and take pride in providing a great service.
As part of this busy team you will need some experience of C# and SQL, the software development life cycle, excellent problem solving skills, great communication, previous experience of Application Software Support and Development and a thirst for learning.
It is an integral part of this role that you comply with data security and all firm policies and procedures.
A minimum of 2 years’ experience of working in a similar IT role (ideally in the Legal sector) is essential for this role.
C# and SQL skills are essential, and experience of workflow development, particularly VisualFiles and Metastorm BPM and SharePoint administration would be a distinct advantage.
The role is wide ranging and you will be working with Sharepoint, SSRS, TFS, Azure Devops, Practice Management (Elite Enterprise), CRM (InterAction), DMS (iManage), all operating in a Microsoft environment.
Support or development knowledge of any of these products (or equivalent) would be particularly helpful.
You will need to be organised and proactive, with a can-do attitude, able to multi task and thrive under pressure. You will always be looking for ways to improve systems and have ideas for solving problems
If you are a team player, who would like to join a friendly and sociable IT team in an expanding national law firm, we would very much like to hear from you.
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