Systems Developer

Southport – £26,000 - £30,000

Systems Developer
Salary - £26-30k DOE
Location - Southport

My client, a very reputable law firm, are currently recruiting for a Systems Developer to work out of their Southport office.

The successful candidate will operate as part of the Systems Team, working on varied projects involving production and maintenance of management information as well as workflows to enhance performance or legal and operational teams.

* Workflow development and maintenance
* Database maintenance (Proclaim's Dynamic db / SQL db)
* Propose, design and implement new and innovative systems
* Analyse existing systems to determine opportunities for streamlining and performance enhancement
* Create comprehensive proposals, specifications, user and technical documentation
* Provide MI through various methods (scheduled reports / intranet dashboards)
* Use web services to send/receive case data to and from external facilities and applications
* Import/export, data templates, XML data templates, SQL queries and auto-routines
* Assisting service desk and infrastructure team members in resolving incidents, problem investigation and solution provision

Essential Skills and Experience
* Proven experience in a development role
* Proclaim workflow development or similar (eg, Visualfiles)
* Strong problem solving / analytical skills
* Proactive and positive manner
* Able to adapt to challenging situations
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Customer focused approach

Desirable skills
* PHP, T-SQL, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Jquery, .Net, C#, XML
* Proclaim v3.3 tables
* Proclaim web services
* Workflow design using Microsoft Visio
* ITIL Foundation qualified
* Experience of working in a professional services organisation

If you wish to apply or hear more about the role give Riley Hindson a call on 0161 233 6360 or alternatively email at

Please contact Riley Hindson, Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

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Riley Hindson

Recruitment Consultant
0161 233 6360

Riley joined our Locum team in 2019 with a focus on temporary and contract positions across the legal sector working with candidates of all levels from both non-qualified and qualified backgrounds. Before Douglas Scott Riley worked in the industrial sector of recruitment and studied a fashion degree at Leeds Arts University.

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: IT & E-Commerce, Legal IT
  • Type: Business Support
  • Salary: £26,000 - £30,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Southport
  • Reference: J53434

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