Job Title Sr. Application Developer
Location Dallas, TX
Degree Required Bachelors Preferred
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description 1st Solution has been engaged by a Dallas-based risk assessment and clinical data analytics firm to recruit candidates for their open Sr. Application Developer position. In this role you will be part of an agile development team, building and working on enterprise grade software systems leveraging .Net, Angular, and Web Services. The Sr. Application Developer will provide technical expertise to projects by:

• Actively participating in the recommendation of and setting of the project’s technical direction and vision
• Contributing at an individual level in the completion of design, development, and implementation tasks
• Assisting and guiding Associate Developers in the completion of project related tasks

You may also may be involved in product configuration, performance tuning and testing as well as production monitoring. Since you will be one of the more experienced members on the team, it is expected that you will help build and grow the skills of those junior to you while you create, support, and deploy production applications.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Maintain high standards of software quality by writing high-quality code and following established standards and best practices
• Collaborate with other software developers, business analysts and software architects in the planning, design, development, testing, and maintenance of web- and desktop-based business applications
• Work with the Product Team in the refinement of user stories that are developer-ready, easy to understand, and testable
• Provide estimates at a User Story level and provide input to work plans
• Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code
• Package and support deployment of code releases
• Analyze and resolve technical and application problems
• Assess opportunities for application and process improvement and prepare documentation of rationale to share with team members and other affected parties
• Provide third-level support to business users
• Proactively review the Performance and Capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing
• Develop technical documents to accurately represent application design and code
• Mentor junior software developers on design patterns, development best practices and DevOps trade-offs
• Perform unit and integration testing before launch

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
• 5-8 years of work experience in .NET framework and C# using Visual Studio, Webforms, MVC and Entity Framework
• Experience doing Agile spikes on new ideas, and once decisions are made helping to carry out the implementation at a Senior Level
• Experience with multi-layer architecture, architectural patterns and Dependency Injection frameworks
• Strong understanding of service oriented architecture principles and techniques, object-oriented design principles, and database design and implementation
• User interface development experience using Angular
• Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies
• Experience with version control software such as GIT or TFS
• Working knowledge of IIS
• Experience with Continuous Integration or Automated Deployment is a plus

We are seeking local, Dallas-area candidates only. Relocation assistance is not offered.
Number of Openings 1