Lead Applications Developer

Full Time United States - Missouri - Maryland Heights Posted 06/09/2021 Areas of interest: Development, Information Technology, Software Engineering Requisition Number: 283166BR ISW390
JOB SUMMARY
Responsible for creating and developing enterprise web-based software applications. Applies expert knowledge on application development technologies and technical trends. Works on projects of high complexity within one or more development environments and on multiple programs/systems/applications as a senior project team member. Additional responsibilities include leading development projects and delegating work to other team members.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer/client experience
  • Organizes and assigns work, project based, for members of the Application Development team.
  • Designs, implements and delivers flawless web application for internal and external users.
  • Shapes the direction of assigned project team(s) for project execution of application development.
  • Builds and creates superb user experiences with engaging UI, rich data integration, and optimal performance.
  • Contributes ideas to improve the team processes and best practices based on prior extensive experience.
  • Works with the team to write new features and UI enhancements for existing web applications.
  • Actively pursue knowledge of new development technologies in the areas of enterprise web applications, operational tools and other niches as necessary.
  • Estimates work effort.
  • Ensures that validated deliverables meet functional and design specifications and requirements.
  • Performs thorough application reviews through unit testing and code-reviews.
  • Executes automated tests during functional and regression test cycles.
  • Documents problems and assists in their resolution.
  • Identifies potential quality issues per defined process and immediately escalates potential quality issues to management.
  • Interfaces with other project team members in resolving issues.
  • Isolates, replicates, and reports defects and verifies defect fixes.
  • Collaborates with technical staff to learn and understand software problems.
  • Provides general system users and management with system analysis and feedback.
  • Mentors and coaches less experienced staff.
  • Analyzes and resolves automation related problems by coordinating with team to diagnose and fix issues.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables
  • Self-starter, self-motivated, driven individual
  • Strong skills in analyzing and resolving defects
  • Ability to work well with shifting priorities
  • Ability to work with cross-functional team of internal and external resources located onshore and offshore
  • Thorough understanding of quality assurance process, tools and methodologies
  • Proficient in Visual Studio developed applications
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Expert understanding of the AGILE software development life cycle
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Visio, Access)
  • Displays professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor and discretion
  • Strong understanding of database schemas and querying tools
  • Negotiation skills and ability to influence others by educating and sharing information
  • Ability to assist others in learning new technical and professional capabilities
  • Ability to accurately analyze automation opportunities for technical requirements and consider long-term business value
  • Expert knowledge of C#, AJAX, JSON, HTML, XML and SQL technologies
  • Knowledge of developing and consuming APIs and Web Services

Education
BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experience

Related Work Experience
7+ years of relevant .NET web application development

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Education

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

Related Work Experience
5 years Developing .NET (C#, MVC) web application experience
5 years JSON, REST, SOAP web services experience
5 years Professional software development experience

WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment
Travel may be required
The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Spectrum has adopted virtual mobile recruiting tools that allow us to continue meeting new candidates. We look forward to “virtually” meeting you.


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