Job Description :
Hi,

Role: Senior WPF Software Engineer

Location: Houston, TX

Duration: 6+ Months

Interview: Phone and Skype

Visa: No H1B





Candidates from OUTSIDE of Texas will be considered (Coding Exam will be required via WebEx)

Candidates should be your HIGHEST LEVEL consultants – able to work in a highly iterative environment, solve problems and communicate with the business. This group works in small teams with NO SPECS – to allow the engineer complete creativity technically. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE EXCELLENT COMMNICATION SKILLS

COMPLETE ADVANCED PROFFICIENCY WITH WPF IS IMPERATIVE (This team will interview 25 candidates before finding one that has the right technical aptitude)



Oil and Gas Experience is a plus. Exploration and Production experience would be a definite plus. Minimum of 5 years of experience with .NET Framework, including the full development lifecycle is required.

Required:



Developer must be proficient in .NET 3.5, 4.0, C#, XAML, Windows Forms, WPF, Web Services and WCF.
Must have experience in data modeling. Experience in Oracle and PL/SQL is preferred.
Should have strong experience in User Interface design. Experience with Blend.
Experience with .NET Design Patterns.
Extensive understanding of SOA.
Silverlight experience is a plus.
Experience with 3D Visualizations and Drawing tools in WPF would be a plus.
Familiarity with JSP and Java Swing.



Responsibilities:

Software Engineer will work in small groups with complete autonomy to develop cutting edge solutions for the business. Engineers will work with no specs - but rather directly with the business to create unique solutions. The role will involve working with the Business Analysts and end users to help identify the requirements. The SW Engineer is also responsible to analyze requirements, architect, design and present solutions to the business problems.