Legacy Software Developer

Job description

About the Job

We have an opening for a C# Software Developer to join our growing Romanian Team. You will be working with the .NET framework to maintain and enhance existing systems for a range of our clients.

As a Software Developer at DCSL GuideSmiths, you will be exposed to interesting and varied projects, as well as continued opportunities for career development.

The Company

DCSL GuideSmiths is a leading global software house, developing bespoke operational software, as well as SaaS solutions.

The team consistently delivers across all industries including established businesses and start-ups. We work with many well-known household names and have over two decades of successful projects. Our award-winning company is growing rapidly and is recognised as the top UK software house based on client reviews and industry recognition.

Job requirements


As a member of the legacy software development team, you will be involved in maintaining and enhancing a variety of bespoke software systems.

Your duties will include:

  • Developing high-quality bespoke software code
  • Talking through requirements with the client and the development team
  • Taking part in technical design and progress meetings
  • Discovering, learning and integrating new concepts into applications to speed up system development or offer cutting edge services to our clients

Experience and Skills

Your experience should include:

  • C#
  • HTML5/CSS3
  • RDBMS such as SQL Server
  • Understanding and experience of object-oriented programming techniques
  • Agile (Scrum) methodology
  • Experience with .net frameworks (below)

.NET framework (<= v4.8) experience:

  • ASP.NET Webforms and/or ASP.NET MVC5/WebAPI
  • ADO.NET and ORMs such as Entity Framework 6.
  • Experience with JavaScript, jQuery, KnockoutJS and component libraries such as Telerik Kendo

.NET Core framework experience:

  • ASP.NET Core/WebAPI
  • EF Core
  • Experience with Javascript front end libraries/frameworks such as VueJS, React, Angular

Salary and Benefits

We are offering between 5000 and 13,500 RON monthly dependent upon experience, with additional benefits including:

  • 25 days holiday (plus Legal Holidays)
  • Healthcare Scheme, including help towards the costs of medical, dental, eye care and more
  • Payback scheme (for tech related items)
  • Parental Leave
  • Dedicated working hours for learning and development, with access to a Technology learning platform
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • 1 day off a year for charity work of your choice
  • Social events and activities arranged throughout the year


Candidates will be based out of our Bucharest office, with part or full-time remote options.

Why Join DCSL GuideSmiths?

  • Opportunity to work on full life-cycle development projects that are fast paced, interesting and technically challenging
  • Work with a range of technologies in the Microsoft Development stack