Back End Developer

Posted 6 days ago by Robert Half
Spring, TX
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Houston’s Digital Engineering team is looking to add a DevOps Lead– Engineering Applications among other roles within this growing team. This role will have the opportunity to contribute to several innovative projects within our Digital Engineering group including our CAE Tool Modernization Program.The DevOps Lead in Engineering Applications will have ownership of leading a team that will drive the engineer application design, development, and maintenance including architecture design and selection of IT technology for sustainable and scalable applications. You will also be responsible for software development and deployment lifecycle to deliver speed to market, efficiency, and quality resulting in higher value to customers.

What You Will Do:

Work closely with the business stakeholders and internal and external software users to fully understand client needs, industry trends and technology advancement and identify how to develop the optimal engineering application solutions.

Lead the technical vision for engineering applications and align the vision with Digital Class strategy and relevant products.

Assign work and guide a team of software developers, business analyst and QA/QC.

Design, develop, test and debug new engineering applications and be responsible for the quality of engineering applications.

Contribute to an agile project team to help understand and document business and client requirements, estimate work, develop new solutions, and enhance existing applications.

Actively conduct code reviews and facilitate peer code reviews to enhance quality.

Mentor software developers and other team members to grow their technical skills.

Promote and collaborate on development and coding best practices.

Research new technologies and create software architecture strategies to meet defined business objectives including but not limited to cloud deployment, software-as-a-service, etc.


Education & Experience

Minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in engineering and/or software development experience

Must possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent

Strong experience developing and managing complex desk-top and/or web applications.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

In-depth understanding of software development process and workflows in C#

Comprehensive understanding of marine engineering and engineering software on a Microsoft Stack.

Knowledge of structural modeling and experience in CAD and CAE.

Ability to work in a team environment, open-minded, and have strong coordination, organization, and communication skills.

Excellent writing skills and experience in writing software specifications and design documents.

Strong learning ability, interest in emerging technologies, and passion for engineering software development.

Requirements Engineering Calculations, C Sharp Programming (C#), C# – Sharp, WPF – Windows Presentation Foundation

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