Analyst Applications Development

Date: Nov 17, 2020

Location: Uxbridge, Greater London, GB, UB11 1ET

Company: Hasbro

Hasbro European Services provides various services to Hasbro business units in Europe and the Middle East and Africa.

Main Purpose of role:

Hasbro European Services provides various services to Hasbro business units in Europe and the Middle East and Africa including Hasbro SA’s distributors in Europe and Russia and other Hasbro Distributors in the Region (the Distributors).

The Applications Developer will provide the following services:


  • Primarily responsible for:
    • the analysis, design and development of IT applications (circa 35).
    • assisting project team in the implementation of business solutions as assigned by the project leader.
    • technical design, development, testing, deployment
    • Support of existing IT application solutions.
    • working closely with various functional teams to translate business requirements into technical solutions.


Specific Responsibilities/ Tasks:

(Where relevant include SOX responsibilities)

  • Executing the development/integration of functionality for new applications.
  • Provide technical support for existing applications, including the development of enhancement requests and defect resolution.
  • Work with business analysts to translate client requirements into development projects.
  • Assist in the administration of application servers.
  • SQL Server migration and upgrade
  • Support existing Applications
  • Provide project status and time accounting as required by IT administration.
  • Encourage dissemination of technical methods to the project team and convey technical procedures as required.
  • Research, relate and recommend technical solutions and relevant software application tools, utilities, environments and languages.


Qualifications Required: Degree in Business and/or Computer Science


Experience Required:

  • Proven experience in an Application Developer role
  • Application Support & Problem Solving
  • Experience developing web-based applications with PHP
  • Experience with relational databases (preferably MS SQL Server 2010 - 2017)
  • Experience with application development lifecycle from requirements definition through to implementation
  • Ability to handle several assignments simultaneously
  • PHP & Laravel Framework
  • HMTL5 & Angular JS
  • Strong SQL skills, preferable Microsoft SQL Server
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Windows, IIS, and Linux server administration
  • Familiarity with Git


  • Excel VBA
  • Power BI


Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Flexible and adaptable regards to learning and understanding new technologies
  • Ability to develop and execute task specific project plans with minimal supervision
  • Ability to develop and evaluate alternative technical solutions to best meet the needs of the business.
  • An ability to organize a project from start to finish, including strong communication and documentation skills.


Behaviours / Competencies Required:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Ablility to act always in a way that demonstrates and promotes the values, image and reputation of the organisation
  • Excellent active listening skills
  • Team player

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