.Net MVC Developer

Belfast, Northern Ireland, gb
Company: Allstate Benefits
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-19 06:03:40

About Us

At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job. We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers. It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.

Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience. We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies. Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.

We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised. We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results. We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.

Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.


Belfast, Derry/Londonderry, Strabane

Your role in the team

In 2018 Allstate NI commenced their engagement with Investments Technology department. Now Investments Technology wishes to add to their Allstate NI footprint with the addition of a Consultant for the Private Market Application. The key skills for the role will be SQL Server, .Net with CICD pipeline experience

This is an excellent opportunity to get in at the start of this new engagement, gain new knowledge and skills in an exciting and interesting area of Allstate’s business 

Allstate Investments manages close to $80 Billion of assets across portfolios for three major clients for Allstate to meet their investment objectives. The business model provides the foundation for daily decision-making and portfolio management. Allstate Investments strives to provide sustainable, competitive, risk-adjusted investment returns and investment-related services for the benefit of the Allstate Corporation.

The size of the investment group exceeds 300 individuals across a variety of investment disciplines including taxable and tax-exempt fixed income, equities, private and alternative securities and commercial mortgages as well as accounting, finance and technology.

Investment performance for our portfolios has consistently provided excess returns for our customers and we attribute that success in large part to the quality of our people. We recognize that our employees are our ultimate advantage and we seek to attract and retain highly qualified individuals with strong academic backgrounds, a deep interest in investments, technology and a desire to be challenged.

 Privates Team Software Developer: We are looking for a Software Developer to join our team. As a software developer you will be involved in coding, customization, configuration, testing, and deployment in support of enterprise packaged solutions.

  • Utilize established development tools, guidelines and conventions. Including but not limited to; Unix, Oracle, SQL Server, C#/VB.NET, ASP.NET,
  • Resolve day to day issue raised by Business on any applications.
  • Enhance existing systems by analyzing business objectives, preparing an action plan and identifying areas for modification and improvement
  • Manage defect tracking system and resolve all issues and prepare update for systems.
  • Manage documentation for requirements and design
  • Create technical specifications and test cases
  • Monitor everyday activities of system and provide require support.
  • So, what are the essential criteria to apply?

  • All candidates must evidence an existing right to work in the UK
  • At least 3 years of design and/or development experience with .NET, C#, ASP.NET, Windows Forms and SQL Server, Oracle, Unix in an n-tier architecture.
  • Background in object-oriented development techniques
  • Passion for technology and knowledge
  • The ability to work in a global environment
  • We also have some desirable criteria

  • Experience with concurrent development source control (Git) and continuous integration pipeline (CICD) (Jenkins)
  • Experience with object-oriented development techniques
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and Agile methodologies
  • Having a logical and analytical approach.
  • Good problem-solving skills with an attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to communicate well, build relationships
  • What we offer

    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.

    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.

    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.

    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.

    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities

    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants. This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.

    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.

    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.

    The closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 1st June 2021

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