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ID2023-5406-Software Developer

Salary - £33,120 - £37,936
Location - Dundee or Glasgow
Hours - 37 hours per week
Closing Date - 2nd February 2022 at Midnight
Reference - ID2023-5406
Employment Type - Permanent


Are you looking to work in the largest and most complex IT and digital change programme since devolution?

Do you have existing experience of developing with Java and relational database management systems, with a strong focus on delivering consistently to a high quality?

If so, our Software Developer role could be for you. 

The Software Developer will be instrumental in the successful design and implementation of applications, APIs and other components. The Software Developer will work in collaboration with the development team as well as the test, infrastructure and release management functions to ensure successful delivery of national programmes.

Main Duties

  • Remain up to date with best practice as well as new developments and trends within the software engineering and architecture industry / communities.
  • Design and implement robust, scalable, usable, open and secure services using cloud commodity services and web front-ends, ensuring delivery to the highest standard.
  • Assist with the development of new features and products, and work alongside the test team to ensure that new and updated services, platforms, products and transactions are thoroughly performance and quality tested, and can be supported & maintained following transition to a live state.
  • Leverage automation and continuous delivery practices to produce high quality services and applications on a consistent schedule.
  • Assist in realising system quality attributes. Particularly, security, performance, compatibility, resilience and scalability.
  • Coach and mentor software developers within the team.

Further Information

Social Security Scotland are a Disability Confident Employer. We will consider and implement any reasonable adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment process and during the course of your employment, should you be successful in securing a post. If you feel you may require assistance with any part of our recruitment process, please contact us at

More information about the role and how to apply is available at: Software Developer in Dundee | Careers at Enterprise House (

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