Scottish Enterprise

Full Stack .net software developer

Incomplete applications

Incomplete applications
11 SME, 2 large

Completed applications

Completed applications
12 SME, 4 large
Important dates
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Published Friday 5 April 2019
Deadline for asking questions Tuesday 9 April 2019 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Friday 12 April 2019 at 11:59pm GMT


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Specialist role Developer
Summary of the work Working on an exciting digital transformation programme developing solutions to create accessible, secure-transactional services between businesses and the public sector in Scotland. Development of websites/software, applications and internal tools that meet accessibility standards, work on any device and operating system. Working closely a service design team and Dynamics CRM team.
Latest start date Monday 22 April 2019
Expected contract length 6 months with the option to extend for a further 2, 3 month periods
Location Scotland
Organisation the work is for Scottish Enterprise
Maximum day rate £550 per day including agency fees and excluding VAT
This role is outwith IR35.

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with Working within an Agile service design, delivery and support team of circa 30 people responsible for digital transformation activities across the organisation. It’s a multidisciplinary team with software developers, testers, data scientist and engineers, designers, user researchers, Dynamics developers, service designers and product owners.
What the specialist will work on The specialist will support the implementation of SE’s digital transformation. Creating websites, APIs, web services and applications to support SE’s delivery of services – often integrating with Dynamics CRM. We have new developments in flight as well legacy websites and applications to migrate over the coming months and a central global design language to drive those developments.

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place Scottish Enterprise
5 Atlantic Quay
150 Brommielaw
G2 8LU
Working arrangements The supplier is expected to supply a resource to work as part of the team. A core team is based in Glasgow city centre and work standard working hours of 9-5 Mon-Fri. It is expected that the resource would be available for physical meetings and coworking at regular scheduled times but remote working is available as long as delivery is not affected.
Security clearance Baseline Personnel Security Standard level clearance is required for this role.

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
  • .Net Core 2 and .Net Framework 4.5 (C#, MVC, Web API)
  • SQL Server (TSQL) integration
  • Entity Framework
  • Core Azure experience (Web Apps, SQL Azure, Blob storage, Azure B2C, App Insights)
  • Experience developing secure and scalable REST APIs
  • Experience with Umbraco 7
  • Understanding of Git, including branching strategies
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, NPM and SASS
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Additional Azure experience (Service Bus, Functions, API Management, CosmosDB, Search)
  • Unit testing tools such as MSTest or NUnit
  • Experience of task automation, using tools such as PowerShell and TeamCity

How suppliers will be evaluated

How suppliers will be evaluated
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How many specialists to evaluate 3
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work as part of an agile team, helping others clear priority tasks as required.
  • Deliver value to customers early and often.
  • Be transparant and collaborative in decision making.
  • Take responsibility and ownership of tasks.
  • Challenge the status quo.
Assessment methods
  • Work history
  • Reference
  • Interview
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit




Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. Is there a current incumbent? Yes there is.
2. What level of experience with Umbraco & Azure is required? at least a couple (2) of years experience would be expected be expected as a minimum