Senior .NET Developer

Location London
Flex Type Hybrid
Role Basis Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Company Shell

We are seeking a skilled .NET Developer to join our team as we strive towards our Powering Progress agenda. In line with this, both of our businesses are actively expanding their utilization of low carbon fuels and solutions to facilitate the decarbonization of our customers’ energy consumption. Additionally, this initiative will generate revenue to support our broader investments in low carbon projects.

Where you fit in

You will sit within Shell's Trading and Supply business, one of the world's largest energy trading operations in the world with key hubs in Singapore, Dubai, Houston, London, and Rotterdam. As a Senior .NET Developer, you will support the Commercial IT Enablement team within Crude and Products businesses which play a crucial commercial role in Shell. The Crude business acts as the sole conduit to global markets for all Shell equity crude, whilst Products acts as the single interface between Shell’s downstream businesses and the global refined oil market.

Our Crude & Products Software Engineering CC builds the software engineering capability required for the solutions of today and the future. We focus on creating quality, secure code; designing and building innovative products, and scalable digital solutions that enable the ambitions for our Crude and Product businesses. Our capability focuses on Native Software Engineering, Power Platform by Microsoft, Salesforce Software Engineering and Crude and Products Core Systems Software Engineering.

These business ambitions and the fast pace at which the energy mix and landscape are evolving will require strong partnership and delivery from our IDT organization. The Trading & Supply Capability Center was established within Information & Digital Engineering (IDE) to grow and mature to meet our Trading & Supply partners' needs. This specialized Capability Center offers our people the opportunity to build deep business domain knowledge and the technical expertise to deliver more, larger, and longer-lasting projects and products in coming years.

What’s the role

As a Software .NET Developer, we expect you to have proven experience in adhering to software engineering best practices, delivering software products/applications generating business value. They are expected to have continuous improvement mindset, driving value-based process, product/application optimization.

Furthermore, your responsibilities include the following:

Solution consultation and development in accordance with the enterprise technology principles, methods, standards, and practices

Stakeholder Management – Drives a One Team mindset

Business Intelligence – Understands T&S business domain and impacts of industry movements

Estimation, solution design, detailed technical design, application technical deliverables including code, associated tests, and documentation

Contribution to functional excellence in terms of definition and maintenance of standards, methods and tools, bringing in best practices from market standard implementations.

Manage complex integration scenarios and interfaces between on-premises solutions, cloud, and legacy systems

Liaise with multiple technology teams, operations, and product contacts of varying degrees of seniority to facilitate project delivery

Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application

Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs

Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation

Managing common libraries connecting backend services with GUI

Collaborate with the lead functional developer to define, develop, test, and release new features

Provide workarounds & bug fixes for urgent production issues

What we need from you

We are eager to hear from candidates who possess a strong background in developing back-end services that are essential for supporting connected applications. Moreover, we are keen to see below skill sets:

Substantial expertise in C# and .Net Framework or .Net Core

Excellent communication skills and stakeholder management skills

Desirable skill sets:

Experience in SQL Server or Oracle
Web services (ASP.NET) / windows services
Understanding of GIT source control concepts
Ability to write and execute unit tests
Exposure to Asynchronous Messaging, ideally MQ or similar
Experience of working in largescale organisation


Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then, we have grown into a leading innovative Oil & Energy company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit, and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK’s growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell.

Join us and you’ll be adding your talent and imagination to a business with the ambition to shape the future – whether by investing in oil, gas and renewable energy to meet demand, exploring new ways to store energy, or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we are nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills, and reach your potential.

We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we’ll take it from there.

We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.

We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.

We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.

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