Job Responsibilities (including but not limited to)
Build properly structured, well-commented solutions for complex integrations and complex problems.
Work directly with 3rd party hardware devices.
Maintain and expand our middleware solutions.
Exercise thorough unit and system testing.
Work within a scrum team to create stories, tasks, estimates, and delivery for each sprint.
Follow and contribute to technical standards, coding standards, tools, platforms, and approaches. Help define and create application frameworks and common libraries for a wide variety of solutions, always seeking to reuse code and core frameworks where possible.
Work with the QA team to ensure proper test plan, test coverage, test execution, and defect remediation.
Required Skills and Experience
At least a BS/BA Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
A minimum of 8 years experience as a Software Developer/Engineer
Strong, written and verbal communication skills
Experience with .Net 4.0+, VS 2012+
Object-oriented design and programming
Experience building multi-threaded, high throughput, transactional processing software
Direct interaction with hardware devices
Knowledge of, and commitment to, industry-accepted best practices in source code control, architecture, coding structure, and unit/system testing
Building and documenting interfaces for 3rd party consumption
Working knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and standards, including TCP/IP socket programming, HTTP and HTTPS handling, WiFi, GPRS, SSH, SSL.
Abstract thinking skills and employing experience and knowledge to create innovative solutions
Knowledge of full application life cycle design tools and methodologies, e.g., Agile/Scrum, Extreme Programming
Excellent multi-tasking skills, managing multiple initiatives at one time in a fast-paced environment
Experience with accurate project estimating and planning, working in a team oriented and collaborative environment, working in a high pressure and fast paced organization
Data security, encryption handling, compliance, data privacy and laws
After hours support as needed
Strong MS Office, Project, and Visio skills
Occasional travel may be required (U.S.)
Must pass a criminal background check and drug testing
Optional, Preferred Skills and Experience
SQL and SQLite
VirtualBox or VMWare
Experience in high volume transactional processing environments, preferably financial or payment related