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Senior Applications Analyst

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    Up to £500 per day

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    Eszter Katona

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    15 days ago

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Senior Applications Analyst- Essex

Location: Chelmsford / Remote

Essex County Council is on an exciting transformation journey to fully embrace cloud technology. We have a number of key programmes of work underway including a full migration of on-premises platforms and services to Microsoft Azure.

We are seeking an experienced and knowledgeable individual to work with our Applications team to support the migration of over 100 web applications to Azure. The role will involve:

· Assessment of on-premise applications for cloud readiness.

· Developing changes and updates to applications where required to support migration to Azure.

· Collaborate with Solution Architects, Security Architects, Infrastructure and third parties to inform and support application design and implementation.

· Migration of on-premise applications to new Azure Infrastructure.

· Recommendations for optimising applications for the cloud environment, including use of PaaS services, application monitoring and automation.

· Where time allows you will be expected to support BAU activities and delivery of additional requests.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


· Experience of working within the Azure environment.

· Advanced knowledge of C#, ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC 5

· Front end development experience using technologies, frameworks and methodologies including HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, CSS and Bootstrap

· Experience of data driven development using MS SQL Server, T-SQL, Entity Framework

· Understanding of RESTful and web services, including knowledge of frameworks including ASP.NET Web API 2 and WCF


· Knowledge and experience of:

o ASP.NET Core 2.x

o DevOps, CI/CD.

o Front-end tooling including npm, gulp.js, SASS, linting.

o Working with Microsoft 365 products, e.g. SharePoint online, Teams etc…

· Understanding of responsive design.

· Familiar with accessibility guidelines (WCAG).

· SharePoint 2016 experience.

· Knowledge of Umbraco, Java, Oracle Cloud or GIS.