Position: Software Developer – Web Application

Level: Mid-Level

Location: Boulder, CO

Reports to: Director of Software Development

Windward software developers are a team of very smart & motivated developers who work extremely well together.  What you do at Windward matters – a lot.  And you’ll find that you’re consistently pushed to learn more – and to create brilliant software.

Our core offering is a reporting/document generation product in which templates are designed using Microsoft Word or  Excel – which means we have truly made report design significantly easier.  We’re now doing the same with a browser- based offering.  Our mantra is to be, by far, the easiest-to-use system available.

Our browser-based editor is written in TypeScript and uses Sencha (JavaScript) for the UI.  Our server component is written in C#.

Position Summary:

As a developer in the team, you will be a key contributor behind development projects and crucial to the successful execution and maintenance of Windward Web solutions. You will improve the long-term quality of the code you develop through the unit and functional testing to ensure our customer satisfaction rates stay at 99%. The ideal candidate will have experience in both front and back-end development, as well as the drive to work within a large, complex system using a variety of programming languages and technologies.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with 7+ year experience (or >9 years of equivalent work experience in software development).
  • Strong hands-on experience developing multi-tier applications, working with multiple browsers, app servers and databases.
  • Experience working in Agile development environment.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with a solid understanding of basic data structures, algorithms, functional, OOP principles and SDLC.

Required skills:

  • 3+ years’ experience developing multi-tier applications using C# (.NET Framework) or equivalent technologies and TypeScript/JavaScript.
  • Experience in programming for relational databases.
  • Experience with XML and JSON.
  • Excellent problem-solving, investigative, analytical skills with a result-oriented approach.
  • Experience in version control systems like Git, Visual Studio Online(VSO) or Subversion(SVN).
  • Great time management and communication proficiency.

Valued skills:

  • Programming with quality and performance in mind.
  • Experience with XPath, OData and NoSQL databases.
  • Hands-on experience developing RESTful web services.
  • Experience developing business intelligence, reporting or document generation software.
  • Experience running services on Microsoft Azure, AWS or a similar cloud platform.
  • Experience maintaining continuous integration software, such as Jenkins.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum project environment.

We offer a casual work environment, energetic, ambitious colleagues and the opportunity to work with customers & prospects from all parts of the globe. Benefits include subsidized medical & dental insurance, vision insurance, FSA, 401K, staff lunches, office concierge, “quota blowout” celebrations and a fun, innovative work environment. For more info: http://windward.net/careers.php

Submit your resume & cover letter to PeopleOps@windward.net with “Software Developer” in the subject line.