Back-End Developer (Consultant level)

Posted 26 May 2023
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

Job Description

Do you want to put companies back in control of their code? So do we. 

You take the best from open-source applications to create bespoke solutions that are both innovation and agile. 

About you 

You know how the right software solutions can help businesses do more with less effort. You know code inside out and enjoy putting innovation to work in real applications and getting real results. As a Developer with us at Avanade you will use your technical knowledge and expertise in combination with a consultative personality to help our clients developing smarter and more efficient business solutions to support their needs. You are excited about working with a global technology leader to solve business-critical problems for some of the top companies in the world. You are a fast learner, self-starter, and creative thinker, with excellent communication skills and enthusiastic approach. You are a Developer by heart - passionate about software and its potential to move organizations forward through innovation.

About the job 

As a Cons, Back-End developer, you will develop and automate business functionality of enterprise systems using .Net, Java or JavaScript. You will leverage cloud technologies and DevOps practices. As a Developer you will support the creation of custom solutions for our clients and their customers through designing, building, testing and deploying across services and applications with the Microsoft technology (.NET) at its core. As an experienced developer you will be part of defining a projects technical and functional design, working in collaboration with Technical leadership and Analysts, and from time to time lead and facilitate a development team.  As a Senior .Net Back-End Developer, you'll design and develop components with back-end service and server-side processing, data access design, and implementation. You will be converting complex business problems into elegant solutions with emphasis on modern web standards, confirmed patterns & practices and scalability you will be responsible for working in teams designing and building cloud scale web applications for our clients.

Key Role Responsibilities: 

  • Build and automate the features and services that model complex business problems and power enterprise-scale systems.

  • Implementing APIs and Microservices, integrating with external systems, through to database design, data access and ORMs.

  • Developing scalable and cloud-based solutions, with consideration to security and performance.

  • Harnessing modern development and DevOps practices including CI/CD, containerization, automated testing.

  • Develop innovative solutions using the latest Web and Microsoft technologies following DevOps principles.

  • Collaborate with developers, business analysts and the scrum master in your team to build new digital experiences.

  • Develop solutions throughout the stack of models ranging from Frontend to deep backend integrations.

  • Collaborate and communicate with clients and stakeholders to ensure delivery of quality in our projects.

  • Work directly with our clients to define and refine requirements.

  • Design and develop fully functional application components, features and services.

  • Consistently develop and deliver high-quality, low-defect, maintainable and robust code.

  • Be part of a strong, creative, multi-functional project team, designing, building, and testing new products, services, and infrastructure.

  • Ensure quality through consistency to technical standard methodology and through mentorship, feedback, and paired programming.

Key Technical Skills Requirements:

  • Solid experience with C# application development using .NET Web stack technologies including: .NET, C#, (e.g. ASP.NET MVC, WCF, Entity Framework, Web API), SQL Server and Database platforms as well as web services (e.g. SOAP, REST)

  • Strong awareness and consistency to standard methodologies of coding, testing and deployment

  • Experience in both relational and non-relational databases

  • Experience in developing and executing unit tests to ensure and maintain code quality

  • Service Development: RESTful services, Microservices, ASP.Net Core, Azure API Management, Azure API Apps

  • Azure: Compute, Storage and PaaS services (Web Apps, Cognitive Services, App Services, Logic Apps, Azure Functions, Service Bus)

  • Containers: Docker, Kubernetes / AKS

  • RPA: Blue Prism, UI Path, Automation Anywhere

  • DevOps:  Git, Azure DevOps, Maven, Jenkins

  • Knowledge of designing, implementing, and consuming RESTful services.

  • Experience with common cloud DevOps techniques and technologies as well as Azure services (SaaS, PaaS, Azure Blob storae) would be considered as a plus.

  • Demonstrated experience in structured development and build environments (continuous integration, test automation, automated configuration and deployment) 

  • Ability to provide technical solution recommendations which align to the clients’ business and technology strategy.

Other Key Skill Requirements

  • Ability to gain an understanding of customer process and issues, and communicate them back

  • Ability to work in teams and individually when needed

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience with Agile development practices

  • Experience working with global teams on projects

  • Experience working with offshore teams to facilitate project work

  • Demonstrated excellence in communicating and presenting complex information to technical and non-technical stakeholders, both verbally and in written form

  • Display leadership by establishing goals for the team and members of the team

  • Be savvy with problem-solving

  • Be a point of contact for clients

Preferred Education Background: 

You likely possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also suffice.

Preferred Years of Work Experience: 

You likely have 6+ years of prior related work experience, preferably in a technology or consulting environment.

What we offer you

Come for the distinctive experiences you have helping forward-thinking corporations, non-profits, and governments push the boundaries of digital innovation. Stay for the limitless learning opportunities that encourage you to master Microsoft and pursue big ideas. Enjoy ambitious growth for yourself as part of Avanade’s people-first culture with benefits like employee share purchasing, flexible work arrangements, a commitment to diversity and inclusion, and competitive pay.