Job offer available in Scotland C#, ASP .NET, Umbraco at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC)

Easter Bush Campus, Edinburgh
REF: R/AVS/076/18

SRUC is unique in Scotland and one of the largest organisations of its kind in Europe. Our ambitious and exciting vision is to work at local, national and international levels, leading innovation and sustainable development in agriculture and rural sectors.

This is an opportunity to be part of a team developing an exciting new cloud hosted web application for one of our clients, which will be used daily by thousands of farmed livestock keepers. The successful candidate will work within an integrated group of around 25 programmers and geneticists, 2 of which will be working on this project.

We’re seeking a programmer ideally with experience of the Umbraco platform although similar .Net commercial experience will be considered. The role will also include SQL programming and experience of this is desirable.

A range of technologies are involved in developing the new application, including C#, ASP.NET, HTML, JavaScript, jQuery and SQL.

Required Skills:

  • C# with experience creating or maintaining websites
  • ASP.NET, HTML, JavaScript, SQL
  • Good communication ability
  • Good analytical/problem solving skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Umbraco CMS
  • jQuery
  • SQL Server experience


  • Salary range £24,000 to £33,000 (subject to experience)
  • Flexible Working hours and time off in lieu working practice.

Please note this post is fixed term until 31st March 2020 in the first instance.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form.

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