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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 10/07/2022.

Senior Systems Developer

Job Reference: 918-IM9523

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Digital Delivery
£40,057 to £45,839 pa

Ensuring IT aligns with business needs.

As part of your application for this role you will be asked to upload a CV, please do not include any Personal information or Sensitive Personal Data within your CV or your supporting information statement.


NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) is a world leader in delivering safe and sufficient supply of blood, as well as tissues and solid organs. Each year our donors give around two million donations of blood and 3,500 organs – saving and transforming countless lives.


Our IT helps us support Blood Donation and Organ Transplantation safely from end to end, from donation through to manufacturing, processing and transfusion/transplantation. We’re constantly seeking new ways to increase productivity and efficiency, and that means rethinking the way we use IT to deliver a better experience for donors, hospital customers, partners and staff.


NHS Blood and Transplant has an exciting opportunity for Dynamics 365 CRM Senior Developer to join our in-house development team working in a friendly and progressive environment based at Birmingham.


The candidate will be responsible for,

  • Understanding the architecture of existing CRM systems.
  • Analysis, estimation, design and build on CRM systems.
  • Impact analysis & design for timely Microsoft upgrades on CRM systems.
  • Propose & mentor team for best practises.
  • Onboard self and abide with NHSBT Quality assurance processes.
  • Engagement to efficiently transition new CRM systems to Systems Development – EAST.
  • Liaison with Product Owner, Business and varied stakeholders on the project.
  • Supporting DevOps team during Releases.


Key technical skills for the role:

  • Dynamics 365 – Customization & Maintenance
  • PowerApps
  • XRMToolBox
  • Power Platform admin center (PPAC)
  • C#
  • JavaScript, TypeScript
  • Debugging – Visual Studio, Browser DevTools
  • XML
  • JSON
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • SDLC
  • Agile methodology
  • JIRA, Confluence, VSTS, GIT, SharePoint
  • Environment strategy – GIT Flow



  • Mentor Systems Developer(s) as part of their day-to-day role
  • Own technical solutions and present it for approval at Architecture and/or Technical Leadership Group forums



Experience of the following would be advantageous:

  • SQL Server
  • Mulesoft, Anypoint Studio
  • SAFe Agile methodology
  • Azure – Pipelines, Releases
  • Continuous Integration Continuous Deployment (CI CD)


This opportunity will enable the ideal candidate to grow their programming skills to the next level by developing world-class solutions across a wide range of platforms and technologies.


So, if you are Dynamics 365 Developer and want the challenge of working on varied and exciting projects with an opportunity to develop new skills, apply now.


If you would like to discuss this vacancy in more detail, please contact Rupali Saini on rupali.saini@nhsbt,

Please ensure that you submit a CV with your application form on NHS Jobs.


This vacancy will close at 23:59 hrs on 10/07/2022

Interviews are scheduled to take place the following week, subject to confirmation.

NHS Blood and Transplant encourages and supports uptake of the COVID-19 vaccination as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace and aim to reflect the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Three small words, one big difference - Caring, Expert and Quality.

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever

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