Remote- Software Engineer-MS Tech Stack
Santa Ana, California; Dallas, Texas
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How would you like to join a talented team of remote empowered developers and contribute to the modernization of some of First American’s customer facing technology?We are in the process of taking an existing AWS-hosted EC2 based application and modernizing it into a collection of reusable components using serverless and container technologies where it makes sense.The core application is using Angular 13, .net Core 3.1 & 6, and SQL server on the back end and we’ve made use of DynamoDB and Lambdas for some of the early component modernization.As a member of the team, you will participate in the design, development, testing, debugging, and maintenance of software code for an application which has over 2 million registered users.
·Experience and solid understanding of Agile SDLC
·Experience creating & supporting software solutions in the Microsoft technology stack (C# .net core 3.1 & 6, IIS, T-SQL)
·Design, code, unit test, debug, and document applications.
·Prepare detailed specifications from which programs will be designed, coded, tested and debugged.
·May consult with users and develop business relationships and integrate activities with other IT departments to ensure successful implementation
·Monitor and report to management on the status of project efforts, anticipating/identifying issues that inhibit the attainment of project goals and implementing corrective actions.
·Required to perform duties outside of normal work hours based on business needs.
·Foster and maintain good relationships with customers and IT colleagues to meet expected customer service levels.
·Problem-solve and think laterally as part of a team, or individually, to meet the needs of the project.
Supervision Received or Extended
·Competent to work on most phases of applications programming activities.
·Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
·Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
·Follows department processes and procedures and makes recommendations to these processes.
·Works under general supervision of more experienced team members and/or manager.
·Actively contributes to the results of a team and works towards achieving team goals and objectives.
·Uses expertise of more senior level team members and leverages additional resources to confirm solution or explore customized applications as a solution.
Knowledge and Skills/Technology Used
·Fluent in multiple application development languages at an expert level
·Experience with various computer platforms and application environments
·Expertise with developing multiple tiers of multi-tiered software applications
·Expertise in designing programs and applications
·Experience designing application systems
·Constantly updating personal technical and business knowledge and skills and mentoring others to increase the knowledge and skills of the team
·Strong organizational or Project Management skills
·Strong written and verbal communication skills
·Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Typical Range of Experience
·Typically 2-5 years of directly related experience
·Experience working with distributed team is preferred
#techreferalFirst American invests in its employees' development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer.Based on eligibility, First American offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k, PTO/paid sick leave and other great benefits like an employee stock purchase plan.