4 important traits every .NET Developer should possess

The .Net development market is huge, and it’s important you’re doing all you can to stand out from the crowd. We asked Iva Remmelzwaal, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Huxley, for her top tips on how to become a legendary .NET Developer.

4 traits that make a successful .NET developer

 Soft skills are becoming increasingly important for hiring managers when it comes to developers. According to Iva, if you want to be a successful .NET Developer, you need the following skills:

  1. Excellent communication skills
  2. Pro-active attitude
  3. Up to date knowledge of trends
  4. Ability to adapt

As a .NET Developer, it’s important for you to…

Communicate effectively

As businesses become increasingly IT centric, it’s essential your communication skills are up to scratch. New ways of working, such as Agile, will require you to work with professionals from different departments who may not share your technical expertise. Therefore, it’s essential you’re able to clearly explain everything in a way they’ll understand.

Adopt a proactive attitude

A proactive attitude shows you’re genuinely invested and eager to achieve success. Taking ownership of your projects, looking ahead, and doing in depth research into the technology your company works with can help you get ahead of the game. Be a front-runner at all times - that gold medal has your name on it!

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Keep up to date with the latest trends

As a .NET Developer, you’ll know technology develops faster than the speed of light. Be sure to stay up to date with the latest trends, and educate yourself whenever relevant updates are introduced. You can only stay on top of your game by keeping up to date with the latest developments.

Show an ability to adapt

With tools such as Agile, you’ll encounter more different situations and people than ever before. If you’re open, curious, and able to adapt, this will make you a more appealing .NET Developer.

Take your success to a higher level

Our specialised .NET teams have a deep understanding of the biggest industry needs. We’re passionate about advancing your career in a way that suits you professionally and personally. If you’re looking for a job in .NET, let us help you find a role that’s not just a technical match but also the right cultural fit for you. Want to learn more? Contact us.

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