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Senate IT

Job Title

Jr .NET Programmer/.NET Programmer/Sr .NET Programmer

Working Title

Information Systems Engineer/Sr Information Systems Engineer

General Summary

Florida Senate Information Technology Office (Senate IT) supports the Senators, Senate staff and the public.  It consists of a customer support, applications and system administration team.  More than 20 applications are managed by Senate IT, including traditional and mobile websites, desktop applications and other ancillary technologies.

Senate IT is searching for professionals who are seeking to join a government state agency that is leading in technology and constantly evolving to support its stakeholders with the future in mind.  This professional will be expected to:

  • Collaborate with their team to deliver a responsive system that fully complies with the technical architecture and technical design specification.
  • Define the work and activities as serviceable components.
  • Provide estimates of work.
  • Communicate any concerns or issues.
  • Participate in daily standups and conduct code reviews.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience designing, developing and modifying .NET applications.
  • Strong skills with ASP.Net, Visual Studio, C#, MVC 4 or higher.
  • Experience with .NET Framework 4.5+.
  • Ability to work with WinForms application development.
  • Experience with Object Oriented Principles and Design.
  • Strong experience with relational databases (MS SQL Server, SQL queries, stored procedures, SQL tuning).
  • Experience with web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3/4, AJAX, JQuery, JSON.
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly and concisely, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret user requirements and adjust to rapidly changing user requirements.
  • Able to root out an issue and provide options to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong attention to detail, analytical skills, design skills and ability to multitask.

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, management information systems, business administration, education, communications, graphic arts, mathematics, statistics, geography, or engineering and three years of progressively responsible information systems experience.

Progressively responsible work experience with web or application development can substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required college education.

Total experience must equate to a minimum of seven years related to the position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Possess a strong work ethic and team player mentality.
  • Experience with the MVP design pattern.
  • Experience with data access using Entity Framework
  • Strong test-driven development (TDD) with NUnit (or other unit testing frameworks)
  • Proficiency with Web Services (ASMX, WCF, Web API, RESTful services)
  • Knowledgeable in SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint (Using, Development, API programming)
  • Familiarity with mobile application and web development.
  • Familiarity with Bootstrap and Angular JS.
  • Familiarity with custom content management systems.
  • Experience with Microsoft products, including Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server.
  • Experience with building sites that are compatible among different web browsers.
  • Experience with working in a ticket based workflow.
  • Experience working on a Scrum team.

Submission of Application

Please go to http://www.flsenate.gov/jobs

or e-mail cover letter and resume to jobs@flsenate.gov

Applications are available through the Florida Legislature's web site Online Sunshine and in Room 701 of the Claude Pepper Building.

Accommodation for Disability

If an accommodation is needed for a disability, please notify Human Resources at (850) 488-6803.