Job Description :
Title: VB6 Developer
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 8 Months Contract

Design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing software systems and/or applications for market sale or large-scale proprietary software for internal use 
Serve as technical expert on development projects 
Participate in full development life cycle including requirements analysis and design 
Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and stated business requirements. Support, maintain, and document software functionality. Identify and evaluate new technologies for implementation 
Analyze code to find causes of errors and revise programs as needed 
Participate in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements 
Consult with end user to prototype, refine, test, and debug programs to meet needs 
Conducts tasks and assignments as directed 
Works under moderate supervision with some latitude for independent judgment 

Project Specifics: 
Individual will be primarily working on the Call Center Agent tool 
Project consists of converting the project from EZR to the Compass platform 
Will report to the a Scrum Master and technical lead 
Individual will be responsible for making updates in the current and new platform simultaneously as not all department have been transitioned over to the new platform yet 
5+ years’ experience with VB6 
Requires VB6 development experience 
Required object-oriented development experience 
Requires experience with client/server architecture 
Requires experience with MS SQL Server 2008 or higher 
.Net development experience in C# strongly preferred 
Experience with consuming REST, SOAP and other web services strongly preferred 
Experience with ASP.NET MVC 4 and higher desirable but not required 
Requires experience with source control tools like Team Foundation Server, GitHub, SVN, etc. 
Requires experience with IDE’s such as Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code, Eclipse, etc. 
Requires moderate skill sets and developing proficiency within discipline 
Bachelor’s degree preferred