CTG Software Engineer in Morrisville, North Carolina

Title: Software Engineer

Location: US-NC-Morrisville

Job Number: 17203111

CTG's premier global client in RTP, NC, has a 5 month assignment for a Software Engineer who will design, implement and support IT systems that support R&D activities of the Crop Science Division both in the US and globally. In order to develop new products for the market, and to support the increasing investment in R&D by the Crop Science Division, IT systems are needed to support the R&D processes and document the results. The task of this position is to work in project teams to implement new functionality in IT applications for R&D, covering the system development life cycle (SDLC) from requirements to design/implementation to test/rollout & hypercare.

Major responsibilities of this position are:

  • REQUIREMENTS ANALYSIS:Meet with R&D users to understand and document their requirements (e.g. with mock-ups), and reach agreement within the project team about what should be implemented

  • SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING:Design and implement new or enhanced functionality “hands-on” in software systems that fits the agreed user requirements

  • WORKING WITH VENDORS:Work with external software vendors to resolve issues that arise with their software, so that Bayer’s overall IT solution works for the users

  • SOFTWARE TESTING/QA:Perform testing of the new software functionality with the goal of finding and fixing as many errors as possible before the system is given to the users for the user acceptance test; support for user acceptance testing and hypercare, so that the system can be prepared for the rollout

  • EFFORT ESTIMATION:Providing estimates on technology solutions delivery and integration effort, so that the project manager can prioritize and schedule the work

  • VERSION CONTROL:Manage system components in Version control software Microsoft Team Foundation Server

  • DOCUMENTATION:Develop and Maintain Technical Documentation of the system, so that the application support team can support the solution after the project ends

  • AGILE TEAM MEMBER: Be engaged as member of an Agile/Scrum team, using the Scrum process (daily stand-up meetings, sprint planning, estimation of user stories)

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

  • 7 years of experience in full SDLC including leading development of technical solutions in all phases from validation of business requirements, technical design, and implementation through test and rollout

  • Microsoft ASP.NET development: object-oriented design and development in the Microsoft .NET4 environment; experience with Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft IIS, .NET Forms development, ASP.NET MVC, JSON, XML and XML Web Services, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript

  • Oracle and SQL Server relational databases: database design and development, PL/SQL, T-SQL, stored procedures, packages and triggers, experience with database modelling tools

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, Comfortable discussing with clients and project management, Strong team player, Flexibility, Attention to detail, Highly motivated, Professional approach to work, Commitment to project goals and target dates, Reliability, Good organization skills

  • Contributes ideas about how to best implement user requirements, Feels comfortable taking the initiative when necessary

  • Experience with iFormBuilder or similar cloud-based “form builder” software for mobile data capture would be a plus

  • Microsoft Excel pivot tables and macros, interfacing with SharePoint

This position pays on a W2 hourly basis (no C2C or 1099's).

APPLY NOW for resume review by recruiter Pam Gewin!

IMPORTANT NOTE: All qualified candidates must successfully pass a background check and a drug screen to be considered for the position.

CTG’s Benefits Plan allows you to select insurance coverage that best suits your lifestyle, and take part in our savings programs and educational plans. We offer Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) Retirement Plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase plan. Our educational plan comprises access to more than 2,000 web-based technical, professional and business development courses.

Qualifications:

CTG is the most reliable IT services provider, built on 50 years of meeting our commitments to make technology work for clients and deliver real business value. CTG provides industry-specific IT strategy, services, and solutions that address the business needs and staffing challenges of clients in high-growth industries, including major technology companies, large corporations, and government entities located in North America and Western Europe.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work Company by Modern Healthcare (since 2013) in North America, and a Best Places to Work Company in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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