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XML Developer

Job Title: XML Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Richmond upon Thames, London
Salary: £650 - £750 per day
Duration: 4 Months
REF: 15950/001_1568796421
Contact Name: Sarah Donohoe-Denton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

I'm looking for an XML Developer for an initial 4-month contract for a government organisation based in Surrey.

You will be working on:

  • The migration of the organisation's catalogue data consisting of 11 million record descriptions, from a relational database (SQL Server) to a native XML database (such as Marklogic)

  • The development of sophisticated search functions for use by expert users (using XQuery and extensions)

  • The development of API based data management services (import/export as tabular data for editing in Excel, data validation via Schematron) with supporting application logic (XSLT2/3 and XQuery plus XSpec) and processing pipelines (XProc).

Essential skills and experience

  • Experience of native XML databases

  • Experience of XSLT2/3

  • Experience of XQuery

  • Experience of related XML technologies such as XSpec, XProc and Schematron

  • Experience of Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) processes

  • Experience of working with mixed content in the context of large, semi-structured datasets.

  • Experience of create resilient and secure systems using IAM in a cloud context

  • Experience of EAD3 and EAC-CPF

  • Experience XML based authoring and editing tools (XMetal, Oxygen etc.)

If you have the relevant skills and experience and are interested in applying, please send your CV for immediate consideration.

Outside IR35.

Closing date is 30th Sept 2019.