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Full Stack Application Developer I

SMS group Inc
Pittsburgh, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


The Full Stack Application Developer I is a highly skilled computer programmer who is comfortable with both front and back end programming. Full Stack Application Developers are responsible for developing and designing front-end web architecture, ensuring the responsiveness of applications, among other duties.


SMS’s Application Developers build advanced automation and components applications that change the way our clients do business by empowering them to make better decisions.  Members of our Application Developer team are passionate about developing software with applied modern technologies and work with clients to explore, specify, and communicate high-value and commission software solutions. 


As an Application Developer at SMS-Group, you will collaborate with the SMS Electric and Automation team, Data Engineers, Data Scientist, UX Designers, and industry-specific experts from our client companies to build a deep understanding of our clients’ business context and then develop, test, and deploy software solution.  As we grow, you will also develop reusable IP to help us move faster, dive deeper, and work more efficiently by generalizing the models, methodologies, and supporting infrastructure that you build. You will develop and execute application software solutions for digital products for rolling mill, metallurgy and process line equipment.

Who we are

At SMS group, our people are our greatest asset. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that promotes a culture of innovation, growth, and inclusion. We offer company events, activities, and opportunities to participate in charitable initiatives that benefit the communities where we are located. 


What you'll do

  • Develop robust, enterprise-class web applications
  • Design and develop enterprise mid-tier components of web driven n-tier application framework with technologies such as: Java, C#, Spring Framework, JSON, REST API
  • Writing and tuning SQL queries
  • Design data models and web APIs
  • Provide operational user support
  • Partner closely with front-end and database engineers to ensure features are developed holistically
  • Comply to coding standards for performance, ease of maintenance and scalability and application security
  • Follow agile software development methodology and team architecture standards
  • Mentor team members and collaborate on design
  • Interface with partners and customers for integration, deployment, and troubleshooting;
  • Maintain and support existing systems; debugging, identifying and correcting application defects; 
  • Develop and improve continuous integration and software deployment processes 
  • On-site commissioning and training of the application and software solutions 
  • Service of existing systems as required

What you’ll need 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or advanced degree in a relevant field (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or other Computational Science) is required
  • One year experience in OOP programming 
  • Desired programming technology experience includes: Java, C#, Python, JavaScript, React
  • Experience in Reactive Programming is a plus
  • Experience in relational database design and optimization (MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience in CI/CD environment (i.e. Docker, Kubernetes) and scripting languages (Bash, PowerShell) a bonus
  • Experience with Agile Scrum software development process
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to articulate technical information in a clear and concise manner
  • Limited business travel to customers and vendor workshops will be required
  • Demonstrated ability to iteratively conceptualize, design and build Software application solutions
  • Experience with Electric and Automation is a plus 
  • Experience manipulating and preparing large, heterogeneous data sets (“Big Data”) to support advanced analytics is necessary
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills as well as excellent computer skills


What we offer 

Competitive compensation, medical/dental/vision coverage, paid vacation, paid holiday time, 401k with a company match, training, a tuition reimbursement program and more! 

What we do 

SMS group is the leading partner in the world of metals. We are an original equipment supplier offering comprehensive maintenance and spare part services for metals production, continuous casting and rolling (flat and long products), tubes, welded pipes, forging, non-ferrous technology, and heat treatment plants - all from a single source. 

SMS group Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, gender identity or other categories protected by law. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a drug screen and physical capacity profile test.

SMS group Inc


Pittsburgh, PA
15212 USA



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