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The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.

If you wish to apply for this position, the deadline is Open Until Filled. Please note the following application options for this position:
  • Applicants are Encouraged to Apply Online
  • By Mailing to the Department of Human Resources, ATTN: BUSINESS APPLICATION DEVELOPER, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608
    (If applying via US Mail, please include a completed Application Questionnaire & VSID)
Title
BUSINESS APPLICATION DEVELOPER
Department/Division
Technical Services
Apply Start Date
02/24/2022
Apply End Date
Open Until Filled
Type
Full Time
Hours
40 Per Week
Wage
$66,663.34 - $82,629.98 annually
Description

BUSINESS APPLICATION DEVELOPER
TECHNICAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT
CITY OF WORCESTER

The City of Worcester’s Technical Services department is seeking to fill the position of Business Application Developer. This position is responsible for the design, development, enhancement and support of Windows applications, web based-applications and SQL Server databases. Duties and responsibilities include developing new programs to meet end-user requests to automate/improve business functions; troubleshooting, maintaining and enhancing existing systems; managing and maintaining new development requests; & seeing projects through the entire project life cycle (business requirements gathering, database design and development, UI design and development, technical and user documentation, testing, user training, implementation, ongoing support).

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate with City of Worcester user community about concepts, ideas, and requirements.
  • Ability to work independently and part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to take initiative and interest in improving existing work techniques and procedures.
  • Ability to analyze complex problems, evaluate alternatives and develop creative solutions.
  • Microsoft: Visual Studio, asp.net core, SQL Server; C#.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Associate’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related technical discipline that includes course work in MS Visual Studio, C#, relational databases and SQL; PLUS,
  • One (1) year of programming experience developing applications using MS Visual Studio and designing databases using SQL Server Management Studio; OR,
    • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the required essential functions of the job will be considered in lieu of the above mentioned requirements.
  • Valid Driver’s License and access to reliable transportation.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related technical discipline that includes course work in MS Visual Studio, C#, relational databases and SQL.
  • Two-Three (2-3) years of programming experience developing applications using MS Visual Studio and designing databases using SQL Server Management Studio.
  • Azure DevOps, Blazor Server, Winforms, WPF.

SALARY RANGE: $66,663.34 - $82,629.98 annually, full-time, with an excellent benefits package.

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Open until filled. Preference is given to Worcester residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall, Human Resources, Room 109, 508-799-1030, HR@worcesterma.gov.

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