Software Developer

  • Job Reference: MB/VB6/HORS/CNET/552
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Stratospherec
  • Location: Horsham, West Sussex
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent benefits package including pension and healthcare
  • Sector: Web Developer, Software Engineer, .Net Developer
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Maria Badcock
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01903 337064

Job Description

Software Developer

Opportunity for VB6 or VB.Net Developer who wishes to upskill in .NET core/C# - Horsham, West Sussex – up to £50k + benefits.

Key skills: Highly experienced Software Developer with VB6 or VB.Net experience who is keen to learn new skills with C# .Net, .Net core, ASP.Net.

 A fantastic permanent opportunity has arisen at one of our successful Horsham based clients who are looking for an experienced developer keen on modernising their existing skills.  The company are a long-established financial software company based just 5 minutes away from Horsham station and they also have plenty of free onsite car parking.  The company are looking to hire an experienced VB6 or VB.Net developer who is keen to develop their existing skills in .NET core and C#, in order to work on a project to modernise the company’s legacy applications on VB6 to a modern C# and .Net Core and Azure DevOps platform.  Extensive training will be provided thus this is a rare opportunity for an experienced VB6 developer who may have been in a role for a long time and who is now looking for a new opportunity where they can modernise their skills in C# and .NET.

 You will be involved in assisting with the build of complex Fintech applications and systems used by companies across Europe, whilst gaining further skills in .Net development and you will work as part of a collaborative development team. This company provides a modern, friendly working environment and prides itself on its excellent record of promotion, training and constant career development.

Key skills:

  • Solid VB6 Development background gained over many years.
  • Good SQL knowledge – SQL Server or Oracle preferred
  • Strong communication skills
  • Keen interest in working with modern technologies.
  • A background in Waterfall and an interest in working in a TDD and Agile environment.
  • Some knowledge of C#, ASP.Net and .Net would be beneficial but not essential.

 The role will be office-based following a lifting of the restrictions so please only apply if you are willing/able to travel to the company’s Horsham office in West Sussex every day.  

Please apply with your CV and details of your interview availability for a detailed conversation regarding this exciting new role.