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Software Developer, Solarhood

KS-Overland Park

Req#: 33172BR

Date published: 8-Dec-2017

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line:

Business Plan: ITS

Level: 004

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Primary Purpose:
Acts independently or under general direction. Responsible for formulating systems scope, writing software design document, developing software package according to specifications, conducting software testing and deploying the software to production . Maintains credibility as a definitive source of technical information.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Applies best industry practices and standards, leading-edge technology, and innovative solutions to complex problems.
• Follows best practice of software development including software coding standard, documentation, testing and deployment.
• Design data structure to support the applications, SQL and NoSQL.
• Provides training and support to others on new and existing systems and technologies.
• Keeps abreast of important trends in the industry and evaluates their impact to the company.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree (Major in Computer Science or Miner in Computer Science and major in related fields).
• In addition to the education requirements, 1-2 years working experience for CS major or 3+ years of working experience for related major.

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
• Hands on software development experience using Python.
• Java for Android OR Objective-C for iOS.
• MySQL, Elasticsearch or MongoDB.
• Demonstrated experience with open source APIs
• Experience developing solutions in the cloud, specifically Amazon Web Services.
• Interpersonal Skills. Builds relationships, displays organizational savvy, leverages networks, values diversity, and resolves conflicts.
• Self-Management Skills. Acts with integrity, demonstrates adaptability, multi-tasks and develops oneself.
• Thinking Skills. Solves problems, analyzes issues, uses sound judgment, and innovates.
• Customer Service Skills. Uses correct questioning techniques, effectively handles complaints and criticisms, understands customers’ expectations and wants, and follows through on commitments.
• Motivation Skills. Drives for results and shows work commitment.
• Leadership Skills. Provides direction, influences others, fosters teamwork, coaches and develops others, champions change.
• Organizational Knowledge. Uses technical/functional expertise, focuses on customer needs, and knows the business.

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