Job Description :
.NET Development Lead
Location: Houston, TX
Eligibility: US Citizen / Green Card Holder

Works on projects of all sizes to provide functional and/or technical expertise related to solution offerings to support deliverables and/or project objectives. Utilizes technical knowledge and skills to support and deliver on internal initiatives. Activities may include:
Performing work and managing tasks based upon knowledge of the client, solution, or industry
Leading a work stream or acting as a team lead and managing non-complex components of the work plan/project
Utilizing analytical, process, and/or technical skills to meet project objectives and deliverables that are self-directed and within project scope
Building client relationships and often working closely with client personnel
Overall management of small to medium client projects
Supervising and reviewing the work of less experienced consultants
Contributing to internal initiatives and activities
Practice development support
Mentoring less experienced consultants
Preferred Requirements
A consulting background with a proven record of delivering .NET solutions within defined timeframes
Experience with Azure
Proficiency reading and expressing software architecture through traditional UML documentation (Class, Activity, Entity Relation Diagrams, etc
Proficiency querying and designing basic application schemas with relational database management systems (SQL Server preferred, DB2, Oracle, Others ACID databases accepted)
Solid exposure in the back-end C# or VB.Net development, Visual Studio Tools for Office, Windows Workflow Foundation, Forms Server and Excel Services
Knowledge of Enterprise Content Management, Collaboration and Portals
Proficiency in the following: NET Framework, QA & Testing procedures, Microsoft SQL, BizTalk Server, Windows Communication Foundation
Experience developing Azure based solutions
Experience developing mobile, HTML5, WPF, and/or Windows 8 solutions
Proficiency with W3C standard web application scripting languages and interchanges (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ajax, XML, and JavaScript frameworks)
Proficiency with web service development and utilization (WCF preferred)
Experience with Microsoft development IDE and ecology of tools (Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, SharePoint, Microsoft BI Suite, BizTalk, etc
Experience with Agile or iterative development SDLC practices
Relevant Microsoft certifications