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Software Engineer - E-Commerce

Baker Publishing Group
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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Title: Software Engineer Ecommerce

Reports To: Director of Digital Operations

Department: Digital Operations

Location: Grand Rapids

Hours: 40 hours per week

Position Objective:

As an Application Developer, you will work closely with business and technical teams to solve departmental challenges from an IT perspective. You will use your understanding and passion for web technologies and the needs of our business to provide solutions that help drive growth and transformative initiatives forward. The ideal candidate will combine technical and business skills, and a drive for working with cross-functional teams to deliver with excellence.  This role will have the opportunity to work with a smaller, focused team where your voice will be heard and your work will have a direct, measurable impact on the success of the enterprise. In summary, the position provides great potential to expand your horizons to reach your personal development goals. This position is located in Grand Rapids, with the potential to work remotely.

The Baker Book House Company is looking for someone who will embrace our Christian culture and own our passion for book publishing and selling. We care about people, growth, excellence and results.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Build enterprise and consumer-grade custom software solutions primarily using Microsoft .NET web and server-side technology

  • Build the software to support web and mobile applications

  • Bridge the gap between elegant front-end design and existing or new back-end architectures

  • Assist in the definition and delivery of custom software development projects

  • Functional allocation of time:

    85% Programming

    15% Skill Development

  • Develop strong relationships with team members and communicate effectively across all channels of the organization

  • Help develop and leverage software development best practices to maximize the predictability and success of project(s)

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders throughout the entire project to ensure project success and satisfaction

  • Continue to build your own technical, business and leadership skills by staying abreast of market trends, solution insights, new vendors, products and methods.

  • Provide technical feedback and leadership to other team members

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience in the development and implementation of custom software development projects utilizing web technologies including C#, JS, HTML/CSS

  • Experience delivering web projects using ASP.NET MVC and Web API frameworks and JavaScript web frameworks (e.g. Angular, Vue, etc.)

  • Understanding of database data CRUD process

  • Practical experience with cloud service and platform technologies (Azure/AWS)

  • Knowledge of current and emerging technological development in software, web and mobile technologies

  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills with ability to communicate complex technical concepts to technical and non-technical professionals at all levels of the organization.

  • Great interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively at both a business and technical level

  • Experience with Agile Software Development Life Cycle methodologies

  • Desire and ability to learn quickly, take professional risks, and operate in fast-paced entrepreneurial environment

Bonus Skills

  • Experience in a modern web development environment

  • Working knowledge of single page application frameworks (e.g. Vue.js, etc.)

  • Experience with ASP.NET Web API

  • Familiarity with Entity Framework and UI Design Frameworks

  • Experience with Ruby on Rails would be extremely helpful (we are migrating a legacy ROR system)

  • Experience with ONIX data structures

  • Proven excellence with remote working abilities


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Posted: 2021-06-15 Expires: 2021-07-15

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