Job Description :
Sr. .NET Developer
Location: New Kensington, PA (north of Pittsburgh)
Duration: 6 months +

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

· .NET Framework 4.0+ required
· Visual Studio 2013+ required
· Work item and bug tracking in Team Foundation Services / VSTS
· C#, ASP.NET required
· MS SQL 2008+
· Object-oriented principles and programming required.
· Web Services, SOA preferred; experience with Microsoft WCF a plus.
· Microsoft MVC, MVVM, and/or WPF a plus
· Design patterns a plus
· Enterprise Resource Planning; Great Plains a plus
· SharePoint
· EDI, BizTalk a plus
· Experience with and thorough knowledge of developing client/server and n-tier applications using MS SQL platform or other relational database management systems.
· Demonstrated ability to analyze, define, research, and resolve problems for both immediate fixes and longer term root cause.
· Initiative and ability to recommend alternative approaches to enhance system performance
· Ability to handle multiple tasks, and to prioritize tasks, in a fast-paced environment
· Ability to work well with and mentor other application development team members
· Attention to detail and ability to focus on task-at-hand
· Initiative and ability to anticipate potential problems, excellent analytical abilities
· Demonstrated coaching skills, assisting in the development of other programmers
· Ability to interact and communicate with diverse user community and IT Management
· Maintain active awareness of IT industry including new developments, emerging trends, development tools and best practices.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
· 4-year degree in information systems, computer science or related field. Masters degree preferred.
· 6+ years experience in application development or programming on enterprise systems.
· Knowledge of and experience with order entry and production scheduling systems in a wholesale and light manufacturing environment a plus.