Applications SW Engineer 3

Posted on November 5, 2019


Madison, WI

Position Details


Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking for an experienced Applications SW Engineer 3 to work in Madison, WI.

Job Description
This position focuses on the design, development, and implementation of Software Applications.  A successful applicant will have the ability to asses customer needs, define requirements, and successfully implement a solution that achieves the customer’s established goals.  Success in this roll will require excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, the ability to collaborate diverse groups, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously with great attention to detail.

The Application Software Engineer 3 works closely with the Identity and Access Management and Security teams to develop software solutions that provide automation and delegation functionality in a complex environment consisting of a variety of systems and technologies. The individual will be accountable for developing the application, documenting processes and procedures,  and assisting in troubleshooting during stabilization periods. Critical thinking skills are essential for rapid resolution and application deployment.

  • Develop applications utilizing Visual Studio, Azure DevOps, C#, MVC, and SQL. Experience with Web APIs, and Azure Functions/Containers, and knowledge of Identity Management systems is a plus.
  • Required to operate independently or as part of a team, think critically, and provide leadership, quality assurance while maintaining alignment with the college’s vision and mission, and follow-through on solutions to completion. 
  • The position will be a member of the Identity and Access Management team and is expected to develop and maintain strong relationships with peers, colleagues, other IT teams, key business areas and governance groups, as well as our hosting provider.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a practical understanding of project management, the ability to investigate and analyze information in order to draw conclusions, critical thinking and object-oriented application development. 

Requirements/Experience Preferred

  • Four years (8,000 hours) of progressively responsible development experience,which should include a combination of the following:   
    • 4 years of demonstrated experience with enterprise application development, integrations or middle ware technologies like MVC C#, WebServices, XML/JSON, Java, .Net, or Enterprise Service Bus.
  • Two years development and support experience in:
    • Net Framework
    • Visual Studio
    • Microsoft SQL 
    • Web service development
    • Azure Function/Containers
    • Azure DevOps
  • Three years Business and System Analysis and requirements gathering. 
  • Willing to commit to the project timeline of 6 months.