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Helena Alabama - 85k Full Time Posted: Friday, 14 September 2018
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The Software Engineer works with the Director of Application Development and other development team members to develop, enhance, customize and support internal software systems with a large focus on the company's ERP system. This person will partner with company departments to determine needs and recommend and execute solutions using various options including ASP.NET, VB6, C#, SQL Server, Crystal Reports, Team Foundation Server and others as necessary. This role also provides technical management and/or project management for small to medium-sized projects.

Position Description

  • Serves as Software Developer (VB6, C#, MS-SQL).
  • Collaborates with departments to develop new applications in C# and provide enhancements to existing VB6-based ERP.
  • Contributes to the development of solutions from backlog. Deploys measures to fix bugs encountered.
  • Confirms that written code is tested thoroughly against user's requirements or reported bug.
  • Takes a product through the entire life cycle of analysis, design, coding, testing, implementation and support
  • Implement all aspects of an application design - performance design, coding, security, encryption, state management, error logging, debugging, scalability, code reviews, development environment configuration, and testing.
  • Perform unit and system level testing on applications.
  • Coordinates User Acceptance Testing with department representatives and Director of Application Development.
  • Produces clear, concise documentation on all work completed to support future enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Supports users by developing documentation or assistance tools as needed
  • Analyzes present systems and procedures, recommends changes or improvements
  • Defines system objectives by analysing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
  • Maintains the code base by committing changes to source control
  • Contributes to development planning by providing reasonable, reliable time estimates
  • Coordinates with DBAs to ensure needed database improvements match established standards/guidelines.
  • Identifies and logs opportunities to improve the system beyond the given requirements.
  • Participates in short and long-term projects.
  • Updates job knowledge by researching new technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Key Performance Expectations

  • Alignment of deployed code with business and functional requirements
  • Meeting of deadlines
  • Deliver on KPIs and objectives that are deadline driven and quality focused

Key Competencies & Attributes

  • College degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent technical degree.
  • At least 5 years of application development experience
  • Verbal Communication, Compiling Requirements, Software Architecture, Software Development Fundamentals, Object-Oriented Design (OOD), Software Debugging, Technical Leadership, Written Communication
  • Expert level programming (> 5 years) in VB and C#
  • Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Experience with ASP.NET MVC and Entity Framework
  • Experience with Agile Development Methodology
  • Advanced technical proficiency in MS SQL and related database programming
  • Ability to identify gained efficiencies through programming. This speaks to someone that can work smarter and not just harder.
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team
  • Must demonstrate project-planning skills
  • Current knowledge of industry software and hardware technologies
  • Demonstrated programming and debugging skills
  • Ability to provide individual and group training
  • Advanced technical proficiency in relevant operating systems, applications, and/or languages
  • Advanced technical proficiency in web site design as well as middle tier applications including relational databases
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain positive interpersonal relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

Helena Alabama, United States of America
Paul Martino 
9/14/2018 8:03:08 AM

About The Royak Group Inc.
The Royak Group is a consultancy and staffing company dedicated to the enhancement of business processes through effective automation, utilizing a business process focused engineering approach. The...

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