We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced developer with a background in VB6 to join the Technology team based in Witney (Oxfordshire) office, working on our in-house suite of web and desktop based applications. Our internal bespoke system integrates into the core sales, reservations, operations, marketing, commercial and financial aspects of our business and operates over multiple offices based in the UK and US.
With an aim to remove all legacy VB6 code from core systems by 2020 we are looking for a developer with a strong technical background within VB6 and a strong SQL skillset to aid with the migration and rewrite of our remaining VB6 codebase. Joining an existing team of twelve the right person will be comfortable with hands-on coding along with technical analysis of legacy systems and input into migration plans.
Although all new in-house development and systems we produce are in .Net (C#) this is not a requirement for this particular role, we are happy to provide the right person with a tailored training plan and mentoring to move from VB6 into .Net.
You will have a solid level of analytical skills, be self-motivated and be able to meet tight deadlines. You will have strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable with changing priorities. Experience of working within an Agile environment would be an advantage, but is not essential.