Senior Developer

Senior Developer

What you'll do

Position: Senior Developer
Job Location: Reston, VA
Duties: Leads and participates in large projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; reviewing and editing code in order to test solutions; gathering requested information (for example, design documents, product requirements)for stakeholders; communicating project status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross-functional teams; troubleshooting open issues and testing bug-fixes; and enhancing design to prevent recurrence of defects. Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high-level design by partnering with internal teams; driving proof-of-concept development; obtaining cross-functional approvals; and building and implementing prototypes to validate ideas. Supports business objectives by collaborating with business partners to identify opportunities; addressing high-priority initiatives (for example, business strategy, technical feasibility, implementation alternatives); facilitating the resolution of issues; identifying and providing recommendations on short- and long-term solutions; benchmarking coding techniques within the industry; collaborating with project team to ensure development and implementation of solutions; and leading cross-functional partnership. Troubleshoots business and production issues by reviewing and analyzing system information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); reviewing and editing solution code; interpreting the results to determine further action; directing actions as designated in the action plan; and completing online documentation. Develops strategies, processes and best practices for the department by analyzing industry best practices; benchmarking within the industry in order to improve internal processes and solutions; providing guidance on using industry solutions for internals needs; and developing and defining development guidelines, standards and processes.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 6 years experience in a technical role. In lieu of a Bachelor’s degree and 6 years experience, the employer will accept a Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 4 years experience in a technical role.

Skills required: Must have experience with: Microsoft BizTalk Server; C#; ASP.NET; SOAP based web services; WCF Services; REST Web Services; SQL Servers to write transactional queries and stored procedures; SourceSafe tools including VSS, TFS, Git, and BitBucket; XML; XSLT; CSS; HTML; JavaScript; AngularJS; and Agile Development Process.
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