Job Description :
Position: Sr. .NET Developer
Location: Reston, VA or Gaithersburg, MD
Duration: 24+ Months Contract

Position Description:

An exciting and challenging opportunity for a Sr. .NET Developer to contribute to the design and development of web applications based on Open Source technologies on a large IT project providing application development, operations and maintenance, COTS integration and business solutions in the Federal Government. The Sr .NET Developer will work closely with government customers and other Web Developers working with Open Source products. Candidates should be proficient in Azure framework and PaaS/IaaS environments, Web APIs, Microservices and emerging web-based technologies.

General roles & responsibilities:
Design and develop applications for Azure framework utilizing ASP.NET and Web API Framework
In depth knowledge on Microsoft core platform technologies based on windows server
Hands on experience with any standard Agile/DevOps toolset during SDLC (for CI, CD, Automation, Requirement Management, Issues tracking etc
Develop secure application using .NET (Authentication/Authorization)
Experience and knowledge of working on NoSQL databases or Cosmos DB is a MUST
Proven experience of migrating the data from legacy systems
Owns end-to-end application development work, unit/integration testing and UAT/Prod releases.
Works well in Agile/Scrum with continuous integration and deployment.
Self-motivated and pro-active with demonstrated problem solving Work with customers to translate business needs into software solutions.
Assist the Project Manager in project planning, tasks and timeline determination for your deliverables.
Learn and follow standard operating procedures, including following the change management process and ensure compliance with SDLC standards and other customer specified processes
Stay abreast of current technology and seek out new tools that can be utilized appropriately
Understand the importance of meeting deadlines.

Required Skills:
Must possess at least 10 years of professional IT consulting and software development experience.
Must possess 8+ years of C#, .NET, Web API, Visual Studio, MVC, Angular JS, JavaScript, SQL Sever experience
Must possess experience with Azure Platform of a Service products, such as App Services, Notification Hub, Event Hub, Functions, Microservices
Experience developing object oriented solutions
Experience of Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service platform a plus
Must be able to research and work independently to triage, troubleshoot, and fix issues.
Must be able to work collaboratively with other team members and hit the ground running, with minimal guidance, towards a common goal
Requires strong communication skills with other team members and clients
Requires the proven ability to manage time while working on a variety of tasks
Possess a willingness and attitude to help customers find workable solutions

Agile development experience.

Applicants selected will be subject to a minimum-background investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to sensitive information.

BS. degree or equivalent experience