Senior Sitecore Developer in Dallas, TX

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Less than 5 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Job Description

The Senior Sitecore Developer/ Solutions Consultant will be responsible for building and maintaining internal and external facing web applications for Rightpoint's clients. It is important that the Sitecore Developer/Solutions Consultant have a strong background in building scalable, maintainable, high-quality, and high performing web applications using the Microsoft technology stack including the latest versions of .NET, ASP.NET, C#, VB.NET, Sitecore and/or Ektron CMS Platform.

  • Develop features in .NET custom applications and .NET components of Sitecore or Ektron CMS solutions based on feature specifications and technical designs.
  • Contribute to creating feature specifications and technical design schematics.
  • Contribute to requirements gathering and analysis activities such as storyboarding, developing use cases, and creating functional requirements specifications.
  • Create database models and build out models using SQL Server, then surface data to user interfaces by using object oriented techniques, often using object-to-relational mappers.
  • Create web user interfaces using HTML, CSS, and javascript (specifically jQuery).
  • Create web user interface server-side functionality using ASP.NET Web Forms, ASP.NET MVC, and SharePoint.
  • Take responsibility for feature-focused unit and system testing (built both by you and others).
  • Contribute to facilitating acceptance testing procedures and monitoring results.
  • Contribute to performance and load testing procedures and issue remediation.

Required Skills and Abilities

  • 3+ years Sitecore or Ektron experience.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and computer science foundations.
  • Experience with designing relational databases and optimizing database structure for performance and/or maintainability and the ability to design and optimize stored procedures.
  • Experience with Test-Driven Development.
  • Experience with source control, work item tracking, and build management with Team Foundation Server (or similar)
  • Deep hands-on knowledge of the .NET 3.5/4.0 Framework, including Visual Studio 2008/2010, C#, ASP.NET, ADO.Net, jQuery, and CSS.
  • Strong experience working with n-tier architectures (UI, Business Logic Layer, Data Access Layer) and experience with service-oriented architectures (SOA).
  • Experience with Object Relational Modeling (ORM) with different tools such as nHibernate and Linq.
  • Hands-on experience building scalable web applications, in particular building high frequency and low latency web applications with optimal memory management, performance, and scalability as a key focus.
  • Candidate should be a self-motivated, independent, detail oriented, responsible team-player and exhibit exceptional relationship management skills.
  • Passion for building high-quality systems with software implementation best practices.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of sound business practices and a proven track record of anticipating and exceeding customer expectations.
  • Must be motivated with a focus on team performance.
  • Prior consulting experience is desired.
  • Exposure to project management experiences is a plus.
  • Experience in development and implementations using Microsoft SharePoint is a huge plus.
  • SQL Reporting Services or DBA experience a plus.
  • Willingness to travel to clients located throughout the Chicagoland area on a regular basis and a willingness to occasionally travel to client sites located throughout the United States on an occasional basis.

Nice to Have

  • Strong experience working with layered architectures (N-Layer, Onion/Hex, DDD, CQRS) and an appreciation for appropriate layering and application structure.
  • Hands-on experience building scalable web applications, in particular high frequency and low latency web applications with optimal memory management, performance, and scalability as a key focus.
  • Experience in development and implementations using:
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • EPiServer
  • Kentico
  • Experience with Styling and Responsive Design techniques using technologies such as LESS, HTML5, Bootstrap, and SASS.
  • Experience with Client-side browser development using jQuery, Knockout, or AngularJS; emphasis on Single Page Applications (SPA).
  • Experience with native mobile application development on any platform.
  • Experience with Cloud ecosystems including Azure or AWS.

Extra Credit

  • Demonstrate prior consulting experience.
  • Exposure to project management experiences is a plus.

Willingness to travel to clients located throughout the Chicagoland area on a regular basis and a willingness for occasional travel to client sites located throughout the United States on an occasional basis.

Required Education

Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent work experience