Software Engineer WPF, Jobs, Scotland, Glasgow, 4855
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Software Engineer - WPF - Glasgow

Circa £50k - Technology - IT- Development
Ref: 4855 Date Posted: Sunday 13 Aug 2017
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Ideally, we are looking for experience of C#, .Net 4.5 or higher, XAML and WPF. You will be interested in working in a collaborative team that prides itself on providing the ultimate user-experience for their product. You will get exposure to building enterprise scale applications covering Finance, Procurement, HR, Marine and Offshore Operations and Asset Management.

About the Role

The client is currently carrying out a major redevelopment of their core product. Delivery of this to the business will be phased over the next few years and there will be an on-going need to work with external customers.

Your role will be to work with the technical architecture team, UX designers, product managers, business analyst, technical authors, project office, and development teams (in Glasgow and offshore) to support the delivery to the business.


  • Use C#.NET and WPF knowledge to implement quality front-end GUI for Windows applications.
  • Create Data templates, Control Templates, and Triggers in XAML/WPF
  • Document and organize UI/UX styles, patterns, models collaborating with UX designers.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of layout and user centered design methods.
  • Good understanding of MVVM patterns and have applied them in several projects
  • Collaborate with other developers and teams for the ultimate end-user product
  • Design new application interaction models and product features as proof-of-concept designs to demonstrate ideas.
  • Help define look and feel for future line of business desktop, mobile and web based applications.
  • Provide a professional level of polished design to the user interface.
  • Collaborate and successfully communicate ideas with other engineers, architects, business analysts and executive management around design standards, practices and policies

Essential skills, qualifications and experience & level of competence:

  • Degree qualified or relevant professional qualification(CIPD or equivalent)
  • At least 3 years development with Microsoft .Net specifically C#with hands on experience of:
  • Full WPF development including UI and usability design
  • MVVM pattern, with MVVM Light preferred
  • Prism application composition with IoC, and with Unity preferred
  • Task Parallel Library/Multi-threading
  • Creating custom controls, animations, and transitions in XAML
  • Desktop, web and mobile development with Microsoft .Net
  • Must have completed a successfully deployed an enterprise level software application

On offer is a competitive base salary plus a market leading benefits package.