Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

IT Developer

Incomplete applications

19
Incomplete applications
17 SME, 2 large

Completed applications

26
Completed applications
26 SME, 0 large
Important dates
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Published Friday 22 November 2019
Deadline for asking questions Tuesday 26 November 2019 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Friday 29 November 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Overview
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Specialist role Developer
Summary of the work IT Developer sought to develop APIs to integrate CRM systems and other databases and to build compatible webpages/apps and user friendly front-ends. Experience working with Salesforce, Dynamics and other leading CRMs/databases.The developer will be working on a cross-Government project,working to achieve X-Government IT coordination for a project ending March 2020.
Latest start date Monday 16 December 2019
Expected contract length Until 31 March 2020
Location London
Organisation the work is for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Maximum day rate

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with A short-term Project Team consisting of a Project Manager, two Business Analysts and a Data Scientist. The developer will work with the team to develop and program computer products.
What the specialist will work on The specialist will be expected to deliver technical expertise:

- Creating APIs to connect disparate databases and CRM systems
- Enhancing user experience of CRM systems and databases (Salesforce, Dynamics and others)
- Increasing data inputting and retrieving tools on the CRM systems and databases.
- Creating a new IT front-end to a CRM system.
- Building relevant IT products when required for the project team
- Ad-hoc duties

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place Westminster, London (BEIS)
Working arrangements Normal in-office team working. The individual will be expected to attend any meetings as standard.
Security clearance

Additional information

Additional information
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Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Skills and experience
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Essential skills and experience
  • • Be able to understand business requirements and translate and action to a IT technological output
  • • Computer programming expert able to programme in multiple languages
  • • Broad understanding of CRM systems
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • • Exposure to HTML, JAVA, Raw Data, C++, Python and/or PHP desirable
  • • Microsoft Dynamics, Power BI, Salesforce experience helpful
  • • Understanding of effective data visualisation
  • • Government experience advantageous

How suppliers will be evaluated

All suppliers will be asked to provide a work history.

How suppliers will be evaluated
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How many specialists to evaluate 3
Cultural fit criteria
  • • Problem solver: willingness to adapt and to solve digital problems on a regular basis
  • • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
  • • Work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers
  • • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions
  • • Take responsibility for their work
Additional assessment methods
  • Reference
  • Interview
  • Scenario or test
  • Presentation
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

70%

Cultural fit

10%

Price

20%

Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. What is the budget for this requirement?

There is no budget for this specific opportunity, so would expect potential candidates to bid with their requested day rates, but we do have a budget for the overall project.
Is there a current incumbent?

No - this is a new position.
2. What is the budget for this requirement? There is no budget for this specific opportunity, so would expect potential candidates to bid with their requested day rates, but we do have a budget for the overall project.
3. Is there a current incumbent? No - this is a new position.