Developer, Forensic Technology Software Development Team, Deloitte, St Albans

  • Full time
  • Part Time
  • St Albans

Website Deloitte

Position summary

What impact will you make? The Opportunity

The Forensic Technology Software Development Team in St Albans is a new and rapidly growing team that is driving innovation for our clients across Financial Advisory. As part of our growth strategy we are creating new opportunities for talented professionals to progress their careers. As an experienced developer within our team, you will use and develop the skills you have acquired, working closely with the London team on a wide range of projects across Europe. We want your talent in our team, so are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements and part time working.

Role description

Working within the Forensic Technology Software Development team, you will harness cutting edge technology and the latest programming techniques to help solve our clients’ most complex and immediate issues. You will be involved in designing and building innovative solutions to compliance and risk issues in the financial crime and regulatory fields and providing specialist services on large and complex data-driven projects throughout the wider firm.

As a Developer in our rapidly expanding team, you will work alongside a group of specialists drawn from a wide range of different professional and technical backgrounds. You will find opportunities to grow your portfolio of skills and lead at what you do best. In return for your continued success, interest and commitment, we will provide you with a comprehensive training program and a structured career path.


Your home office will be St Albans, where almost 210 employees work across Forensic, Tax and Audit & Assurance.


Full time and part time working options are available, we encourage applications from candidates considering part time ways of working. If you’d like to know more, please ask us.


As typical with our business, the team will work in a highly agile and flexible way, supporting a diverse range of client, business and technical requirements.

As a Developer you will:

-Be an integral and collaborative member of a team building top-quality products and services;

-Be involved with the design, coding, testing, implementation, and documentation of solutions;

-Develop program specifications ensuring that expected application performance levels are achieved;

-Understand and be involved in the complete development lifecycle for products and applications;

-Understand the importance of unit and test plans, constantly looking for opportunities to improve code quality;

-Evaluate new technologies to expand the scope of the team’s work and identify opportunities for improvement and greater efficiency; and

-Work effectively in diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution.


Experience of the following is required:

-NET (C# preferred)

-MVC development

-Skills in one of the following: JavaScript / Java / Python

-Agile framework (SCRUM preferred)

-Database design and development

-Using project management and source control systems (e.g. Confluence / JIRA / GIT preferred)

-Testing Frameworks (e.g. unit testing, BDD, TDD)

Financial Advisory

The Financial Advisory practice at Deloitte advises clients ranging from multi-national corporates to private equity, owner managed businesses, creditors, shareholders and governments. We offer expertise in Restructuring, Advisory Corporate Finance, Raising Capital, Forensic, Real Estate Advisory and Transactions as well as a number of specialist services.

We work with our clients at the heart of major and often high profile transactions including mergers and acquisitions, disposals and Initial Public Offerings. We also provide expert advisory and due diligence services, fraud prevention and detection, and rescuing, supporting and improving underperforming businesses. Highly-regarded commercial real estate consultancy services complement our financial capabilities.

Financial Advisory is a fast-paced and challenging environment with both UK and international exposure. We value people who enjoy finding solutions to problems, are comfortable dealing with complexity, have strong business acumen, and can talk to a wide range of people with tact and diplomacy. In return, we offer a career path that’s rich in variety and allows you to gain insight into many different industry sectors.

About Deloitte

Our Purpose & Strategy

To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society – defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it’s about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent.

How will this role make an impact that matters with Deloitte?

As a Developer you will work within a team to help solve our clients’ most complex and immediate compliance and risk issues in the financial crime and regulatory fields.

What do we do?

Deloitte offers Global integrated professional services that include Audit and Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

What do we value?  

At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service.  We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture, and we support agile working arrangements. Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte in agile ways. We are proud to have received a Best for All Stages of Motherhood special award in 2016 as a Top Employer for Working Families.