Applications Developer

Des Moines, IA

Posted: 10/17/2019
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Summary Information: Category: Corporate - Location: Des Moines IA
Applications Developer

 We have talented and dedicated people and reward excellence. Our mission is to employ the best team in the industry to move our customers' business safely, efficiently and on time, every time. Ruan is seeking an Applications Developer to analyze, design, develop and implement new or existing applications using Agile methodologies.  The Applications Developer will work in a team environment to design and develop enterprise level software applications, data structures, and processes to meet the needs of the Ruan transportation management systems. The successful candidate will follow and improve established processes for the software development life cycle with an agile approach to delivering software. Application Developers will work closely with the team on architecture, design and code reviews.  Collaboration skills are an emphasis with business analysts and other agile roles to identify new opportunities for software innovation.
  • Develop and maintain enterprise-level applications and software.  
  • Examine, critique, plan, develop, test, and document computer programs and systems.
  • Work closely with business stakeholders to ensure application development meets the needs of the business and follows IT guidelines and principles.
  •  Understand how new or existing applications fit into current environment identifying risks, feasibility, cost and compatibility.
  • Contribute and adhere to company's software development life cycle.
  • Proactively seek opportunities for continuous improvements and innovation.
  • Work with external vendors on development and defect resolution for the benefit of our stakeholders.
  • 2-6 years; Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Enterprise software development experience required.  
  • Has demonstrated working in a team environment required.
  • Experience using the Microsoft stack in addition to C#, SQL Server and .Net required.
  • Experience with RESTful web services and APIs preferred.
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Microsoft BizTalk is a plus. 
  • Experience with large, complex relational databases and query optimization preferred. 
  • Experience with Mobile Application Development is a plus.
  • Understanding or experience of transportation logistics vendor systems a plus. 

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