.NET Developer - Platform
The Job

The .NET Developer will be joining The Lead Agency’s platform development team who have responsibility for all the systems that power our revolutionary lead processing and distribution systems.

With this focus on delivering new software to the business we are seeking a Platform Development Mid-Level .NET Developer to join our growing team.

Your primary mandate as a .NET Developer will be to work as part of the Platform team responsible for delivery of platform systems – with a higher focus on back-end, both internal and external.

Key to our growth is a new ‘green-field’ Blockchain based Platform as a Service, this new microservice platform will power our lead generation offering, Online and Customer channels and will form the key component in The Lead Agency’s system footprint.

The principals of fault tolerance, immutability, scalability and high availability are at the core of our development requirements in this area.

The Responsibilities

Your primary responsibility as a .NET Developer will be to develop the solutions required for TLA’s cutting edge lead generation platform, with passion, knowledge and dedication in abundance.

You will be working closely with a team of up to 5 .NET developers, while also collaborating with a wider technology team of 20+ colleagues of .NET Developers, BI Developers and Business stakeholders.

You will be involved at all stages of the development lifecycle and will need to collaborate with internal stakeholders and other teams on a daily basis – so we’re not looking for someone who wants to hide away behind their screens!

As a mid-level .NET developer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Consulting with business customers about their requirements
  • Assist in designing and implementing new services and integrations
  • Enhancing and developing existing services and integrations to accommodate changing business needs
  • Researching new technology and approaches.
  • Participate in regular sprint planning sessions

The Lead Agency’s services footprint is strategically underpinned by the Microsoft Technology stack, including WebApi, SQL Server and Dynamics CRM. Additionally, we leverage message queues as part of our overall architecture to help support near and real-time requirements.

The Skills


  • At least 3 years’ experience developing commercial C# .Net based projects
  • Excellent communication and project management skills.
  • Work well under pressure and display evidence of excellent problem solving and organisational skills.
  • Backend development with C#, ASP.Net/MVC, .net core and SQL
  • Experience building Restful – WebAPI’s and/or Web Services on ASP.Net platforms
  • ORM including Entity Framework.
  • Relational database design in SQL platform
  • Experience of Agile and Visual Studio Team Foundation Services or JIRA


  • Experience working with Azure cloud infrastructure including ServiceBus, API Manager & Microservices
  • Experience of front end frameworks (React+Redux nice to have but not required)
  • Blockchain Technology
  • .Net Core/Entity Framework Core
  • Docker Containers / AKS
  • Familiarity with Other Database technologies (NoSQL/Redis)
  • Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) best practices including Unit testing and Integration testing, Release Management, Code Reviews, Environment Segregation and training in VSTS
  • (Cloud Development), leveraging many different services available in Microsoft Azure, ServiceBus, LogicApps, Azure Functions, WebApps
  • Devops
The Company

The Lead Agency is a fast-growing technology business with 16 years’ experience in lead generation and customer acquisition. We are a trusted growth partner to some of the world’s biggest and most ambitious organisations.

We connect consumers to products and services that fulfil their needs, help organisations to find and acquire new customers and enable publishers to monetise their audiences.

We are a thriving company with over 100+ specialists located across our Liverpool HQ, London and New York offices.

The Lead Agency is made up of talented, creative and determined people.  We seek ambitious forward thinkers who are equally passionate and driven for career success.

The Culture

The Lead Agency is a fast-moving and creative company that believes that if something is worth doing, it’s worth doing right.

We value ambition and persistence, and we encourage each other to drive progress through continual improvement and innovation. We’re working on exciting projects with the potential to transform our industry and allow us to expand both in the UK and internationally.

Our headquarters offer one of Liverpool’s best locations to work in – a bright, open plan office on the 13th floor of the Unity Building, offering spectacular panoramic views of our city.

Balance is important to us, which is why we offer flexible working hours, free personal training and squash games, subsidised gym membership… and a free office bar every Friday! In addition, we have regular nights out and charity events throughout the calendar.

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The Lead Agency appreciates the time you’ve taken to consider the details and we welcome your application.

To begin your application please APPLY NOW below or send your CV or LinkedIn profile to careers@theleadagency.com or call +44 (0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role.

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Position: .NET Developer - Platform

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Employment Type
Full Time
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location

Chapel Street, Liverpool (L3 9AG) or Stephen Street, London (W1T 1AN)

Valid through
31 August 2018
Head Office
The Lead Agency, 20 Chapel Street, L3 9AG, Liverpool, United Kingdom, Merseyside
Base Salary
£ 25000 - £ 32000
Date posted
7th August 2018