Aavalar Consulting is a trusted technology staffing partner that helps technology leaders connect with and deploy in-demand, skilled IT professionals at client sites across the Mid-Atlantic region. Since 1999, Aavalar Consulting has built an award-winning reputation with over one hundred of the most innovative Fortune 500 and mid-market companies to deliver substantial value through a broad set of technology consulting and IT staffing services that include: IT Staff Augmentation, Interim Technology Executives, and IT Search and Recruitment.
One of our OEM technology clients in the Wilmington DE area has an immediate need for Software Engineer to develop upgrades to existing software systems. This development may include new functionality, bug fixes, etc. The successful candidate for this position will also be in the very important position of high level support.
Consultant’s Title: Development and Support Software Engineer
Work Location: Near Wilmington, DE
Is Telecommuting possible?
No… need to be on-site
Modern combination of office and lab space.
Who does this position will report to?: IT Manager
Why is there a need for this position?
Our client is growing and there is a growing number of customer and a growing code base to support and enhance.
What is the start date?: ASAP
What is the size of department?: TBD
What projects will the consultant be involved with?:
~Ongoing support of existing code base and customers
~Development of new functionality and/or integration of bolt-on products
~Assist new customers and technicians for new implementations
~Develop new features and functions as necessary.
~Assist in training new customers
~Provide high level support to customers on an as needed basis.
Role with the group:
Individual contributor / Developer / Production Support Specialist
~Java development experience (Could be varied experience with other Object Oriented Languages).
~Experience developing SQL Server (T-SQL) applications
~Experience programming (at least consuming) Web Services
~Experience with Microsoft IIS
~Experience with Web Page development
~Experience developing code in a Linux environment
~Experience working with software / hardware systems in a wireless network environment.
~BS degree in Comp. Sci… though equivalent work experience is also OK.
~At least 4 or 5 years of software development experience.
Selling point of the job:
This is a great opportunity to gain high visibility in a fast growing company.
Work Hours and Schedule:
Typical core business hours except when the customer needs help… then it’s all hands on deck.
Is there travel involved? Not often
Dress Code: Biz Casual
Who is involved in the interview process?
Phone and in-person with IT Manager, Sr. members of the development team, and potentially the VP of Technology