Sr Software Engineer

This Senior Software Engineering position entails working on multiple projects at one time as a member of functional and project related team efforts. Work is related to complex projects or a particular system or application that requires multiple areas of expertise. Accountable for the quality of own work, delivered within agreed procedures and timeframes and focused on internal and/or external customer needs.

The role requires a good understanding of business applications and how to work with technical staff to understand problems with software and resolve them. Also required is a strong understanding of Agile methodologies as the projects assigned are driven by following general IT best practices.

Primary Job Duties

  • Researches, designs, develops and integrates applications at a senior-level as per agreed upon specifications
  • Write new software or make modifications to existing software applications and modules in accordance with written specifications
  • Develops software using disciplined software development processes, adhering to industry standards and software best practice guidelines
  • Essential day-to-day responsibilities include performing coding assignments, unit testing, ensuring development standards are being followed, analyzing functional specifications, producing technical specifications and unit testing scripts, and participating in team code reviews and impact assessments
  • Participate in project planning sessions with team members to analyze development requirements, provide design options, and provide work breakdown and estimates of work
  • Recommends solutions for software enhancements
  • Provide accurate and timely status reports on work progress
  • Other duties will include; Production support and subsequent defect research, assistance in technical and/or system documentation may be needed to aid support teams
  • Provides technical guidance and coaching to other team members in a variety of geographies.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent required. (MS desired)
  • 5 years' development experience
  • Strong Java skills required
  • AWS Cloud experience desired
  • Experience with web services, WCF, AJAX, JQuery, MVC, XRM is an added plus

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