• Software Developer - Glasgow

    Job Location UK-Glasgow
    Job ID
    Permanent Full-Time
    Job Category
    IT, Marketing and Digital
  • Overview

    We’ve come a long way since the first Optical Express opened in 1991. From just one location, we’ve grown to almost 130 stores and clinics and have become the UK’s only complete eye care provider. From glasses and contact lenses to laser and lens surgical procedures, we’re here to make poor vision a thing of the past.


    If you’re looking to work for a market leader, then read on as we are looking for a C# developer to join our team in our prestigious offices in Glasgow.  Working as part of a dedicated team you’ll assist in the continued development and maintenance of our in-house software, initially on the desktop and then transitioning to our web based platform in the coming year.

    Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

    What are we looking for?  Our ideal applicant:

    • Must have a minimum of 2-3 years of commercial experience in writing .NET software for the desktop and web using Visual Studio and other Microsoft tools
    • Must be comfortable writing and analysing Microsoft SQL queries
    • Must have experience in working with Windows forms, WCF and Entity Framework
    • Must have a good understanding of SOLID principles and software design patterns
    • Develop and execute unit tests to ensure and maintain source code quality

    Minimum Requirements

    What’s “nice to have”?

    • Experience in Azure, Angular, Xamarin and web/mobile technologies would be advantageous
    • Degree or HND level qualification preferred, but not essential

    What’s in it for you?

    • Competitive salary plus benefits
    • Flexitime
    • Free or discounted optical products/procedures
    • On site Spa facilities and subsidised restaurant
    • Career progression
    • Modern working environment

    Please apply now by uploading your CV.


    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global organisation where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop within a professional working environment.


    Optical Express is an equal opportunities employer

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