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Software Developer

What does a Software Developer Do?

​A software developer is responsible for designing, building, testing and maintaining various types of software based on the needs of organisation or client. A software developer will have strong technical abilities in coding as well as project management, overseeing the full life cycle of a software from initial requirement to testing and debugging. A software developer combines the skills of a front-end and a back-end & Full Stack development.

Software Developer Job Description & Responsibilities

A software developer is responsible for managing the full life cycle of a software or app. This can be summarised into the following common key responsibilities:

​Key Responsibilities:
  • Requirement Analysis; gather data to understand client needs before starting development

  • Software Design

  • Coding & Software Programming

  • Software Testing, Deployment & Maintenance

  • Create API Documentation and Manuals for developers

  • CPD; Stay on top of recent trends

Software Developer Qualifications, Skills & Experience

A software developer will need to have strong front & back end technical & coding skills, with Python, Java, and PHP as well as with HTML, CSS and JavaScript. A skilled developer will also being able to maintain strong communication with leadership and display strong commercial awareness, designing efficient software based on stakeholder and client requirement analysis. A developer with proven experience of project management [especially tools such as Agile & Scrum and other methodologies] alongside the technical skills, and experience in both front & back software development will be well placed for a software developer role.

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​Other Tech Roles we Recruit for

Our recruitment experts cover a wide range of IT & Tech roles:

Front-End Developer

Back-End Developer

Cloud Engineer

Data Analyst

Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Head of IT

Cybersecurity Engineer

Web Developer

Robotics Engineer

UX/UI Designer

Data Scientist

Graphic Designer

Recruitment in Lytham St Annes

Welcome to one of the fastest growing recruitment agencies in the South West.

Established in 1980, Smith and Reed have gained a reputation for supplying a quality recruitment service to a wide range of companies in the South West, providing a diverse vacancy portfolio for individuals seeking permanent or temporary work.

We take time to fully understand each client and candidate, ensuring that each role is the perfect fit.​

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What types of job opportunities are available in Lytham St Annes?

Lytham St Annes offers a wide range of job opportunities, including roles in administration, tourism, education, marketing and tech sectors.

Can I find remote job opportunities in Lytham St Annes?

Yes, there are a small number of remote or hybrid job opportunities available in Lytham St Annes, especially in tech and digital marketing fields. Check with local employers and job boards for such positions.

Is Lytham St Annes a good place to start a career?

Yes, Lytham St Annes is a great place to start a career due to its vibrant job market, diverse industries, making it an attractive choice for professionals.

Are there opportunities for part-time employment in Lytham St Annes?

Indeed, there are numerous part-time employment opportunities in Lytham St Annes, catering to students, working parents, and those looking for flexible work arrangements.

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