Lead Software Developer

5 - 7 years experience  •  Insurance

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

POSTING ID: 2219/1099/8804

Primary Purpose:

Development and maintenance of software applications built using Microsoft stack.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Design, develop and test software applications
  • Maintain systems by identifying and correcting software defects
  • Create technical specifications and unit test plans
  • Work with QA to align understanding of requirements and to develop system test plans.
  • Work as part of an Agile development team to solve problems and develop projects in a fast paced environment
  • Follow instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job
  • Demonstrate a basic degree of creativity and problem solving skills
  • Follow the established software development life cycle
  • Follow established coding standards and naming conventions
  • Support applications using software development methodologies including structured programming, documentation, design and code review
  • Work with business analysts and application users to define and design robust user centric application solutions.
  • Collaborate with UX resources to drive consistent look and feel of user interface.
  • Collaborate with database resources to ensure robust and complete data access and manipulation.
  • Collaborate with IT Operations to ensure hardware and software are aligned to deliver business requirements.
  • Mentor junior and other new developers when required
  • On-site regular attendance and punctuality are essential functions of the job.
  • Performs other business tasks or functions as assigned.

Minimum Skills and Competencies:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in related field
  • 5   years of experience in Microsoft technology stack
  • Expert in C#, JavaScript, MSSQL 2012 or above
  • Proficient with MVC, Angular, Asp.Net, JQuery
  • Must have hands-on experience with Visual Studio & TFS as source control tool
  • Must have good understanding of SOLID and object oriented programming (OOP) concepts
  • Must have experience with WCF
  • Relevant Microsoft certification is strongly preferred
  • Experience with Web API, Entity Framework
  • Experience with Crystal Reports, SSRS, SSIS
  • Experience in end-to-end Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) project
  • Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • Experience with code review and evaluation
  • Good at understanding requirements, estimation
  • Good team player, have ability and willingness to mentor junior developers
  • Have passion for learning new technologies and enhancing existing skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter that can work well in a team environment
  • Proactive issue resolution with a positive attitude
  • Understands solution at the project level
  • Insurance industry experience is a plus
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