Kforce Senior Software Developer in Amherst, Colorado

Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Software Developer in Amherst, Massachusetts (MA). Essential Job Functions:

  • Independently designs, develops, and maintains software applications

  • Maintains both pre-production and production environments for the development and testing of software releases including: physical and virtual hardware, operating systems, applications, services and web server configuration

  • Administers and troubleshoots the build and deployment of new software releases to both pre-production and production environments

  • Participates in integration and system testing

  • Develops and maintains an understanding of business needs and objectives

  • Manages multiple projects using organizational/planning skills

  • Collaborates with project teams to ensure projects are developed to standards and release schedules are met

  • Collaborates with various members and departments in managing projects

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired

  • 5 years of experience performing hands-on design and programming of complex web-based software applications

  • 1 years release engineering, systems integration or configuration management experience building and deploying N-tiered applications using Microsoft tools and technologies including Visual Studio, Windows Server, IIS, ASP.NET, ASP, SQL Server, COM

  • 1 years system administration experience including Windows Server and IIS

  • In-depth, hands-on experience building sophisticated web and client-server applications using Microsoft tools such as C#, ASP.NET, VB6, SQL Server

  • Experience with Agile/iterative software development methodologies

  • Experience with build automation, continuous integration and other Agile development techniques preferred; New project and business needs assistance with this

  • Good understanding of non-functional requirements for mission-critical enterprise software products and services in the areas of system performance, scalability, security, data protection and encryption, compliance, usability, ease of implementation, supportability, maintainability, and data center operability

  • Good understanding of website technologies including HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, XSLT, Ajax, JavaScript, JavaScript libraries such as jQuery

  • Working knowledge of web standards and web browser capabilities; ability to create cross-browser, cross-platform, 508 Compliant/accessible pages

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours