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Senior .NET Developer

GovernmentCIO Austin, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

GovernmentCIO is currently seeking AWESOME Senior .NET Developers to join our team supporting the Financial Services Center at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Austin, TX. Successful candidates will be joining our Digital Transformation initiative. We want honey badgers that take challenges head on and push forward, undaunted, when confronted with organizational and legacy code obstacles. The challenge is great, but the rewards are too. Come join our team, and make a difference for our nations veterans (and their families).

As a .NET Developer, you must have experience in analyzing customer needs and developing overall concept and design objectives. The developer must be able to create software in a variety of programming and for a variety of IT software applications. Must have experience in debugging and correcting errors in computer programs.

The Developer will be responsible for:

  • Be an integral part of a mostly remote agile application development team delivering high quality, high value solutions to our VA Leadership and various Stakeholder communities
  • Be ready to jump in to help other team members working with a variety of different technologies
  • Full stack development - UI, middleware, services, database, automated testing, and devOps

Required Qualifications

  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • 5+ years Agile development experience
  • 6+years of hands-on .Net development skills using Visual Studio
  • Expert level in:
    • c#
    • .NET Web Services - Web API (Preferred) and/or WCF
    • ASP.NET MVC and/or WebForms
  • Strong level in:
    • SQL Server (or other relational database - schema design, queries, optimization)
    • JavaScript (expert preferred)
    • Unit testing
  • Comfort with, but not necessarily expert in:
    • c# Thread Safety (strong preferred)
    • One or more mainstream JavaScript libraries/frameworks such as jQuery, Angular, React, or others
    • CSS
    • Test Driven Development
  • Familiarity with various software development design patterns
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly and thoroughly
  • Ability to analyze, independently research / troubleshoot technical issues, provide alternatives and recommend solutions
  • Ability to provide effort estimates, activity sequencing, identify risks and provide remediation
  • Provide status updates to managers including issues management and escalation
  • Provide guidance, recommendations and implementation for improved systems reliability
  • Partner with business and functional teams to analyze and define recommended solutions
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of an integrated team
  • Ability to work effectively with programmers and other IT staff and non-IT functional areas
  • Strong communication, problem-solving and leadership skills
  • Self-starter, creative, disciplined, result-oriented, team leader
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information to experts and non-experts
  • Ability to mentor other developers and stakeholders in Agile practices and principles
  • Able to travel to customer sites as needed

Other Qualifications that would be synergistic with above (but not required)

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science
  • Selenium or other automated UI Testing technologies
  • Code level security
  • Fortify or other code security scanning and remediation
  • PowerBI
  • DevOps - CI/CD Pipelines - automated UI testing, automated build management, and automated deployment
  • API Gateway technologies
  • EDI
  • Java
  • UX (User Experience) or user-centric design
  • Azure or other cloud capabilities
  • Bootstrap or other CSS frameworks
  • NodeJS
  • DocumentDB (MongoDB or CosmosDB etc.)
  • Department of Veterans Affairs development methodologies
  • computing experience at the VA or in another scientific or regulatory environment
  • Ability to obtain Public Trust security clearance


Why Work Here?

Awesome CEO, Great company to work for.


Austin, TX