Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

About us

Avanade is the world’s leading digital innovator and believe in making genuine human impact in everything we do. This is through the power of our people and cutting-edge Microsoft Technology.

By joining Avanade’s software engineering practice you will have fantastic opportunity to operate at the forefront of technology, with access to best clients across the world, on challenging and exciting projects.

We are a diverse team, and we are proud of our culture that welcomes every individual. In our teams you will find talented and passionate technologists, with a humble, collaborative, and positive attitude.

If you are the type of person who thrives of constantly learning and challenging yourself with a genuine desire to do your best, then you could be successful here. We promise to invest in you and help give you the platform for continuous learning and development.

Back End Consultant

.NET Framework professionals develop applications for the Microsoft Windows operating system using the Microsoft .NET Framework, a body of pre-coded solutions that cover programming needs in areas such as user interface, data access, database connectivity, web application development, and network communications.

An Analyst Programmer/Senior Software Engineer contributes to the development, delivery and maintenance of high-quality technology-based business solutions. They are skilled in designing, coding, testing, and implementing configuration changes to software applications to meet both functional and technical requirements in an agile environment. They may also have some oversight responsibility for the technology solution.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing Windows, web and MVC applications and web services based on .Net technologies, using object-oriented practices
  • Contributing to planning and analysing high-level software strategies and solutions through functional and technical expertise
  • Integrating technical and application components
  • Testing program modules, including the use of automated unit tests
  • Participating in identifying configuration changes
  • Participating in implementing all actions required to deploy an application, which will include automated builds and deployment
  • Assisting in estimation activities and mentoring more junior developers.
  • Pro-actively clarify requirements and expectations
  • Produce code, designs, and other outputs to high quality
  • Soft Skills to communicate effectively with clients, in both speaking and listening, to build a harmonious relationship

Some of the skills required : 

  • Proficiency in .NET 3.5+ FWK, .NET Core, ASP.NET MVC, XML, Razor Views, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, C#, VB.Net, Web Services, Web APIs, Entity Framework, SQL Server, TFS & Git.
  • Proficiency in integrating multiple systems using SOA and Event Driven architectural styles and experience in Pub-Sub tools like Biztalk, Service Bus, MSMQ etc. 
  • Solid understanding in Data modelling in SQL Server, experience in working with complex SQL queries and performance tuning
  • Experience in Continuous Integration and Delivery and tools associated
  • Experience/knowledge in Azure DevOps desirable.
  • Experience in producing automation tests using NUnit & MS test 
  • Strong understanding and experience in Git branching and merging strategies, Experience in Git flow and Trunk based development
  • Hands on Experience working in trunk-based development and working with Nugettified packages

Beneficial skills:

  • Business object modelling and NakedObjects framework.
  • Domain driven development (DDD)
  • Object oriented testing techniques and approaches, test driven development (TDD) and dependency injection/Inversion of Control (IoC)
  • Scrum certification
  • Database administration, particularly in Microsoft SQL Server environment
  • Ability to write automated scripts using PowerShell, SQL.
  • Knowledge of SQL database monitoring tools and database optimisation standards.
  • Experience in Cloud Technologies such as Azure is a plus

What we offer

This is a superb opportunity to be in a rewarding role, which offers ongoing training!
Avanade pays for all Microsoft certifications and recognises your dedication by offering you a strong career path.
You will have an exposure to work on complex but exciting projects, using variety of Microsoft stack technologies.
We are encouraging our employees to cross-train and develop their skills around different Microsoft technologies
You will have many opportunities for career growth and personal development, including ongoing professional technology training and management training.
We retained Top Employer status for 2023 across several European markets and ranked number one in Ireland for the third year running by the Top Employers Institute.
Your journey with technology doesn’t stop once you work at Senior level – it is quite the opposite!
We deliver with excellence.
We believe everyone counts.
17-time winner of Microsoft Partner of the Year.
60,000+ certifications in Microsoft technology.
100-plus Microsoft partner awards.
18 Gold Competencies.
79 Microsoft MVP’s.

Benefits we offer are:

Private Medical Cover, Income Protection Policy, Extended benefits, Bonus, 80 hours per annum studying towards Microsoft Certifications, generous pension and much more.
Employee Share Purchase Plan
Flexible working / Alternative Work Weeks
Avanade University – real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally.
A dedicated Career Advisor to coach you and support your progression within the company.
Engaged and helpful co-workers genuinely interested in your growth.
A genuine focus on you as an individual – we help you discover your true potential and support you in growing your career and horizons.
We are looking for people with a real passion, dynamic approach, and enthusiasm for technology!

Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at