VIVA USA Inc .NET Web Developer in Madison, Wisconsin
Req Ref No: BTWIW139 Location: Madison, WI Duration: 5.0 months
This position will support the IT systems used by the client project to monitor wildlife with trail cameras. Primary duties include programming in C#/ASP.NET to build and perform SQL operations to enhance and maintain the project’s web applications. This position will work closely and interact with the Snapshot client research team on a day-to-day basis.
50% - Execute change requests for the project’s web application built in the ASP.NET framework: Conduct regular maintenance of the web applications to reduce defects and improve performance. Update web applications to improve usability and reduce user errors. Perform SQL operations to query database and visualize results within web applications.
20% - Development of new features within the existing IT system: Build new functionality and tools to streamline data collection and analysis. Suggest and implement new tools/technologies to this end using the approved project technology stack.
10%- Testing of IT system enhancements: Implement test plans to verify new features, enhancements, and defect fixes.
10% - Documentation and troubleshooting volunteers/research staff issues related to Snapshot IT systems: Regular updates to the project’s IT documentation to ensure maintainability and business continuity. Solve day-to-day issues related to the IT infrastructure and the photo storage system.
10%- Other duties, as assigned
Education or training in application development. 5+ years of professional experience working on .NET framework and programming in C#. Extensive knowledge of Oracle or similar relational database. Experience in working with user requirements and translating them into working computer-based products. Excellent software debugging skills. Attention to detail and strong communication skills. Experience documenting software applications and code.
Prior experience of building desktop applications. Experience working with large datasets. Working knowledge of all aspects of software development lifecycle and agile methodology. Prior experience building and scheduling remote batch jobs. Experience designing web user interface (UI) or user experiences (UX).
Developer must follow the client standards and procedures for management and versioning of source code, file management and change management processes. The developer must look out for security concerns or issues when developing applications and follow security related protocols. Applications must be built and supported in compliance with the client requirements.
English Communication Skills 5 years Excellent oral and written communication skills and 5 years
Information Technology - Application Development
Applications Development 5 years
Information Technology - Databases
Experience with database management systems such as SQL Server, Oracle, DB2, and IMS. and 5 years Oracle and 5 years
Information Technology - Languages/Tools
ASP.NET and 5 years C Sharp and 5 years Visual Studio and 5 years
Information Technology - Requirements
Create detailed user documentation to facilitate the transfer of knowledge 5 years
Information Technology - Testing
Ability to perform testing of applications, facilitate testing by others, document results and 2 years
Nice to Have
Administration - Project Management
Methodologies - Understanding of project management methodologies and experience with 'agile' and 2 years
Analyze requirements, architect solutions, implement and test final technical solutions and 2 years
Information Technology - Architecture
.Net Application and Web Application Design Patterns 3 years
Information Technology – Business Analysis
Agile Methodologies (Scrum / XP) 2 years
Information Technology - Databases
Experience in scripting solutions for automation of processes in Oracle/PeopleSoft database environm and 1 years Knowledge of the client infrastructure, standards and frameworks 1 years Oracle; Knowledge of Oracle including stored procedures and SQL Tuning 5 years Information Technology - Design Design user interfaces and subsystems and 2 years
Work will be remote during COVID. If situation changes, possibility of work on-site.
VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.