11 days old

Senior Software Developer

Amherst, MA 01002
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    $55 To $59
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job summary:

Work closely with product owners and teams to lead feature implementation and/or source third party solutions when appropriate. Contribute to standards and best practices around development processes, coding, and peer reviews. Optimize existing systems to improve performance and scalability through service/application tuning and code refactoring. Fully and properly test code to ensure the highest levels of reliability and maintainability. Research and recommend software solutions and tools that help fix inefficiencies in the development process, team collaboration, etc. Help lead and drive development operations initiatives. Provide assistance to CM, QA and support personnel as needed to troubleshoot lower environment as well as production issues. Resolves customer complaints and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements. Participates in the development of software user manuals.

location: Amherst, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $55 - 59 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelors

In-depth, hands-on experience building sophisticated web and client-server applications using Microsoft tools such as C#, ASP.NET, VB6, SQL Server Good understanding of non-functional requirements for mission-critical enterprise software products and services in the areas of system performance, scalability, security, data protection and encryption, compliance, usability, ease of implementation, supportability, maintainability, and data center operability Good understanding of website technologies including HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, XSLT, Ajax, JavaScript, JavaScript libraries such as jQuery Working knowledge of web standards and web browser capabilities; ability to create cross-browser, cross-platform, 508 Compliant/accessible pages Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills


Experience with agile/iterative software development methodologies Ability to gather and document system requirements and technical architecture Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as a member of a team Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities Ability to work in a deadline driven environment Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Excellent customer service attitude

skills: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired 5+ years experience performing hands-on design and programming of complex web-based software applications 1+ years release engineering, systems integration or configuration management experience building and deploying N-tiered applications using Microsoft tools and technologies including Visual Studio, Windows Server, IIS, ASP.NET, ASP, SQL Server, COM+ 1+ years system administration experience including Windows Server and IIS Experience with build automation, continuous integration and other Agile development techniques preferred. New project and business needs assistance with this.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


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