Proclaim Developer

Altrincham or Liverpool office with hybrid working available

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Due to continued growth, we are now seeking a Proclaim Developer to join our existing IT development team. PLS are a modern law firm who specialise in property law.

The successful candidate will be an experienced Proclaim Developer, ideally with experience within a similar conveyancing firm. Knowledge of conveyancing would be an advantage.

Duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • Advanced Workflow Development: Create sophisticated workflows from both extensive and minimal specifications. Ensure these workflows are efficient, user-friendly, and meet business requirements.
  • Proclaim Tables Management: Expertise in creating, using, and manipulating Proclaim tables for data organisation and management.
  • FETCHDATA and FETCHQUERY Proficiency: Fully confident in utilising FETCHDATA and FETCHQUERY functions for efficient data retrieval and manipulation.
  • Third-Party Liaison: Confident in identifying and collaborating with third parties for issue resolution. Knowledgeable about who to approach and how to engage them effectively.
  • Time and Project Management: Excellent time management skills, with a focus on adhering to ticket SLAs and managing projects to meet deadlines.
  • Communication and Teamwork: Strong communication skills, capable of seeking help from team members, sharing concerns, and managing expectations.
  • Linked Fields Expertise : Fully understand, create, and manage linked fields, including manipulating data on linked cases.
  • Best Proclaim Practices : Deep understanding of best practices in Proclaim, including when and where to create maths, linked actions, or similar functionalities.
  • Task Server Management : Proficient in managing and debugging the task server for optimal performance.
  • Advanced Debugging and Ticket Resolution : Ability to debug and resolve tickets and user queries of mid to high difficulty.
  • Land Registry Integration : Comprehensive knowledge of all Land Registry integrations, including debugging and assisting staff.
  • Go Live Usage : Proficient in Import and Export functionalities, especially during Go Live phases.
  • Matter Archive and Case Management : Skilled in Matter Archive, Case Table Control, and Mass Case Delete functionalities.
  • Data Templates Management : Expertise in creating and managing data templates, including CSVs, XMLs, CDHs, and understanding all data descriptions.
  • Auto Routines : Capable of setting up and managing auto routines, including running code not associated with a specific case.
  • SQL Maintenance : Skilled in SQL maintenance, including running and manipulating SQL in maths.
  • Import/Export Expertise : Proficient in Import/Export functionalities, including understanding all Extra Instructions.
  • MIWH Fields Management : Adding fields to MIWH with appropriate naming conventions and best practices.
  • SMS Queue Maintenance : Manage and debug issues with SMS queues.
  • Proshut User Management : Skilled in managing Proshut users.
  • Option and System Matrix Maintenance : Proficient in Option Maintenance and managing the System Matrix.
  • System Parameter Maintenance : Ensure the integrity and optimal performance of system parameters.

Essential Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field. (Preferred but not essential) 
  • Proven experience as a Proclaim Developer in the Conveyancing industry.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organisational skills.
  • Excellent communication abilities and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • SQL experience beneficial 
  • Understanding of other development code an advantage
  • Agile working experience
  • Prior attendance of Proclaim tech courses advantageous

Here at PLS we offer a wide range of staff benefits:

  • 20 days holiday rising to 25 plus Bank Holidays
  • Flexible holiday scheme so you can buy/carry over up to 5 days at the end of each holiday year
  • Death in service cover
  • Contributory pension
  • Employee Assistance Programme & counselling service
  • Study funding
  • Salary sacrifice schemes: Nursery fees / Cycle to work / Company Cars / Technology / Gym memberships

Some extra touches…

  • Free Conveyancing for staff and discounts for friends and family
  • Discount club
  • Kudos for the quarter awards
  • Free taxi service from Navigation Road Tram Station to and from work
  • Fantastic break room that includes a pool table, ping pong table & dart board
  • Volunteering scheme
  • Free fruit
  • Vending machines
  • Free eye tests and a financial contribution towards eyewear
  • Social events arranged by our Social Committee
  • Charity events arranged by our Charity Committee
  • Late start/early finish on your Birthday
  • Relaxed dress policy
  • Staff reward scheme when you introduce someone who comes to work for us
  • Long service awards
  • Access to free mortgage advice

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Date Posted
19 January 2024

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