Senior .NET Developer

Senior .NET Developer - Sunderland - £45-55k

Ref: 228| Posted: 13th Dec 2019

A well-known group of insurance companies are creating a tech team in Sunderland and they’re looking for a few .NET devs..

"So what, why should I work here?"


They offer flexible working (working from home / flexible start and finish time), they also have set innovation days .

They’re looking for Software Engineers with an unrivalled enthusiasm for their craft, who work best in a collaborative team environment.

They’re passionate about empowering colleagues and do the same with their customers, allowing them to choose and purchase the right product at the right price for them.

Their customers are at the heart of what we do, and their passion is to create great customer experiences.

Your responsibilities

Developing first class web solutions in an Agile delivery team under the leadership of the Development/Technical Lead, guided by Product Owners.

  • Develop first class software in an agile delivery team
  • Solve complex problems and issues
  • Champion simplicity. Contributing to the evolving culture of innovation, enthusiasm and passion
  • Understand how our customers interact with our product
  • Focus on delivery for the benefit of the customer
  • Coach and mentor other engineers within the team
  • Be part of our SWE community and sharing leanings
  • Collaborate within a full stack delivery team utilising .Net, Integration/Mulesoft, Doc1, and RPG technologies

What will it take to be successful as a Software Engineer here?

  • Demonstrable knowledge of building applications using: C#, ASP.NET MVC, Consuming Web Services, HTML/CSS, SQL, JavaScript & jQuery
  • Experience writing clean efficient code using TDD/ BDD as standard
  • Understanding of Object Oriented Principles, SOLID, and OWASP
  • Passionate about technology, with an ability to quickly pick up new technologies
  • Experienced in Agile working
  • Be a key contributor to a learning culture; sharing knowledge and learning from others
  • A team player that delivers well-thought-out solutions 

Info about the company

A leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services to over 9.5 million customers.

They have almost 3,000 staff across the UK and Paris.

They provide a range of motor, home and life insurance products in partnership with several of the best-known brands in UK financial services.

Two of their best known brands are comparethemarket and Beagle Street.

Awesome stuff you’ll get working here

  • Breath taking views of the river Wear and the amazing Northern Spire bridge from the office
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant
  • Innovation Days
  • Great work-life balance
  • Daily free fruit
  • On site car park
  • Free Desk Massage
  • Regular MeetUps and Social evenings
  • Secure Bike Racks

If the above ad sounds of interest, please apply and/or get in touch with Robyn Jackson on 01642 271428 or