C# .NET Software Developer

Willis Towers Watson   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Finance & Insurance

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 40 days ago

Due to growth in our outsourcing business, we are looking for several software developers in full-time positions. In this role you will customize, maintain and develop new solutions to meet client requirements on BenefitConnect, our proprietary, highly sophisticated and user-friendly software, built on the .Net framework. You will consult with clients and play a key role in software development and technical support on client assignments.


You will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop your technical skills and knowledge of benefit plan design
  • Be on a career path with growth and advancement
  • Employ the most cutting edge tools and resources and work with top talent in the industry
  • Work in a dynamic, fast paced, high energy and high growth environment

Specific responsibilities:

  • Systems programming using Visual Studio, C#, MS SQL Server, ASP.NET, MVC, JavaScript, and jQuery
  • Develop code per detailed specifications using specified programming languages, tools, and techniques under the direction of the project manager or team leader.
  • Deliver timely unit-tested high quality systems that meet specification functionality requirements.
  • Work with team to define detailed specifications for specific functionality requirements.
  • Provide analysis for technical solutions based on functional requirements.
  • Assist in determining requirements for estimating budgets and timelines.
  • Provide consultative services on technical issues to clients and internal project teams.
  • Participate in development of system test plans.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues.
  • Keep abreast of latest developments regarding effective procedures, methods, and tools in software development and testing.
  • Work as a team to produce and deliver high quality results.
  • Deliver on projects in accordance with project plans including budget, timeline, deliverables and quality standards.
  • Directly contribute to clients' success through applying your technical expertise.


The Requirements

  • 2 – 5 years development experience in MS SQL Server / Transact-SQL, Microsoft .Net, C#, and either ASP.Net or MVC.
  • Would prefer that candidates have experience in Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, JavaScript and jQuery. Relevant client-server development experience is also preferred.
  • Bachelors Degree in computer science, management information systems or related area.
  • Ability to complete Willis Towers Watson Software Developer training program.
  • Background in benefits administration a plus.
  • Ability to effectively work on multiple projects simultaneously; strong time management skills.
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced collaborative team environment that has tight deadlines.
  • Ability to learn and evaluate new tools, concepts, and challenges quickly.
  • Client service focus and flexibility in supporting client requests.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Commitment to quality and continuous improvement.
  • Be available, at times, to work extended work hours