General Dental Council

Microsoft SharePoint Developer

Incomplete applications

3
Incomplete applications
2 SME, 1 large

Completed applications

3
Completed applications
3 SME, 0 large
Important dates
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Published Monday 24 December 2018
Deadline for asking questions Monday 31 December 2018 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Monday 7 January 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Overview
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Specialist role Developer
Summary of the work Onsite SharePoint Developer required to join internal development team onsite in Central Birmingham to work on continued agile development of our business critical SharePoint online and SharePoint 2016 on premise platforms. Must have very strong C# skills as significant complex development is critical to role.
Latest start date Monday 28 January 2019
Expected contract length 6 Months
Location West Midlands
Organisation the work is for General Dental Council
Maximum day rate £350 (excluding VAT) per day maximum

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with You will join a talented internal development team developing on SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2016 on premise using C#, JavaScript, CSS with an agile methodology using Visual Studio Online Team Services. Prioritised work will be assigned in fortnightly sprint planning meetings by the Business Analysis team who undertake all business relationship activities leaving developers to focus on development activity.
What the specialist will work on Develop SharePoint additional functionality for the Fitness to Practice Case management for a) Fitness to Practice b) Organisational Development c) Corporate Resources d) Governance e) Strategy teams including customisation and development of SharePoint using C#

Work with internal Business Analysis team on continued migration of documents from legacy SharePoint system using migration tools

Work with internal Business Analysis team on implementing business classification & categorisation form Office 365 in SharePoint 2016

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place General Dental Council, No.1 Colmore Square, Birmingham, B4 6AJ
Working arrangements Role will be based onsite at General Dental Council, No.1 Colmore Square, Birmingham, B4 6AJ from 9am to 5pm daily

Role is required onsite to work with wider IT and business teams

Day rate is inclusive of expenses and no expenses will be payable.
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
  • Demonstrable experience of hands-on development working with Microsoft SharePoint (including version 2013 or greater).
  • Very strong C# skills (onsite technical test)
  • Very strong JavaScript skills (onsite technical test)
  • Very strong CSS skills (onsite technical test)
  • Proficiency in developing and customising Microsoft SharePoint solutions using C#, JavaScript, HTML5 and FetchXML.
  • Experience with source control management systems and continuous integration/deployment environments
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Proficency of designing, developing, deploying and maintaing SharePoint Online Solutions.
  • Experience in documenting defects/enhancements and implementing solutions

How suppliers will be evaluated

How suppliers will be evaluated
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How many specialists to evaluate 4
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers
  • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions
  • Have a no-blame culture and encourage people to learn from their mistakes
  • Take responsibility for their work
  • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
  • Be comfortable standing up for their discipline
Assessment methods
  • Work history
  • Reference
  • Interview
  • Scenario or test
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

40%

Cultural fit

20%

Price

40%

Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. Could you please state the version of SharePoint you are currently using and is it compulsory that potential candidate have industrial or working experience of such version? We use Office 365 Sharepoint online and Sharepoint 2016 on premise.

We require the candidate has experience of SharePoint 2013 or greater.
2. Is the advertised rate inclusive of supplier fees? Yes
3. Could you please clarify the IR35 status of this post. The work required by this role is project specific. The contractor will be required to deliver the project tasks, and any milestones, as will be detailed in the contract schedule.