Senior Application Developer

Husch Blackwell Sanders   •  

Kansas City, MO

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 206 days ago

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Husch Blackwell LLP is a full-service litigation and business law firm with multiple locations across the United States, serving clients with domestic and international operations. We have an immediate opening for a Senior Application Developer in our Chicago, Kansas City, or St. Louis office.

The Senior Application Developerworks with and leads other developers. Codes, tests, debugs, documents, and installs both new programs/technologies and changes to existing programs/technologies of a complex nature. Designs programs/technologies under the direction of supervisor with focus on internal and external clients, including but not limited to: attorneys, paralegals, administrative staff, and clients.


  • Develop and maintain applications using a variety of technologies that support multiple lines of Business and IT initiatives
  • Work with and lead other developers to define and document the architecture and development patterns and best practices.
  • Design, monitor and maintain systems for a high level performance, security and availability.
  • Monitoring, troubleshooting, and analysis of systems
  • Research and development of new technologies
  • Unit testing ,System and User Acceptance Testing, Security Testing
  • Work as a technical lead for development efforts and mentor other team members
  • Identify and communicate the need for resources for tasks or areas assigned.
  • Develop applications in an agile environment
  • Analyze end user data needs and develops user-oriented solutions which interface with existing applications.
  • Write structured application/interface code from specifications conforming to established methodology and standards.
  • Participate in code reviews to represent reviewed work for adherence to standards and specifications.
  • Write or revise program documentation, operations documentation, and user guides in accordance with standards.
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for the use of new technology.
  • Other duties as defined by management


  • 5 years’ relevant experiencerequired, preferably in professional services.
  • Bachelor’s degree with major coursework in Computer Science or Information Systems; or combination of education and commensurate work experiencerequired.


  • Excellent working knowledge of application development using Microsoft .Net, C#, ASP.Net and SQL Server
  • Experience building applications on the .Net platform in a hosted Web/SaaS environment
  • Develop and implement SQL scripts, Stored Procedures and ETL processes
  • Web Services, XML, SOA, REST, JSON
  • Web API
  • Responsive Design (using HTML5, Bootstrap Angular JS or similar)
  • Strong Web Design skills
  • Sound understanding of application life cycles and client/server architectures in an enterprise environment



Bachelors or better in Information Technology or related field.



5 years:Relevant experience, preferably in professional services