Applications Developer

Date: 02-Aug-2022

Location: Uxbridge, Greater London, GB

Company: Hasbro

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

Job Title:


Applications Developer






Hasbro European Services – Global IT

Country & Site:

UK Office

Reports to:


Manager, Applications Development


Date updated:



June 2021

Main Purpose of role:

Hasbro European Services provides various services to Hasbro EMEA region 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.
  • Research, relate and recommend technical solutions and relevant software application tools, utilities, environments and languages.



Key Relationships:


  • Manager, Applications Development
  • Applications Development Team
  • Internal business stakeholders







Person Specification



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 - 2019)
  • 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
  • Power BI


  • Python
  • Excel VBA

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks
  • 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
  • Ability to act continually in a way that demonstrates and promotes the values, image and reputation of the organisation
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Team player