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Software Development
Junior Software Engineer - Charlottesville Virgina
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Alere | Charlottesville, VA
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Job Description


This position requires web developer with knowledge of current responsive web design, and a willingness to learn the new technologies and concepts required to be a productive development team member. The developer must be capable of working as a member of an Agile Scrum team. The developer will participate in the overall design and development of web-based and other software applications that are data-centric in nature. Daily tasks will involve the design and development of new web UI features and prototypes for a large, web-based, enterprise application. The developer also is required to maintain knowledge and overall understanding of our software products and their functionality.

Tasks and responsibilities:

* Design and develop web application features using the latest in responsive web design technologies.
* Create elegant and engaging user interface designs with a focus on approaches that improve the end user experience.
* Contribute as a member of an Agile Scrum team by participating in the software development, testing, and documentation of new and existing features and functionality.
* Communicate status and issues to project stakeholders and the Software Development Manager.
* Unit test implemented software to ensure features meet applicable software requirements.
* Communicate clearly and concisely in both written and oral formats all information (ideas, instructions, questions, etc.)
* Demonstrate ability to work effectively in a Test-Driven Development environment.
* Maintain awareness and skills for current development technologies, trends, and techniques.

Preferred educational background:

Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science or related field

Preferred experiential background:

Solid working knowledge in the following:

* Strong understanding of User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) principles
* C#
* Responsive Web Development
* JavaScript
* MS SQL Server
* Web-based design and implementation

About Alere

Alere Medical Incorporated is a leader in specialized disease management services focusing on select high-cost diseases to maximize our clients' return on investment. Alere produces unequalled clinical and cost-saving results by precision-targeting patients who will benefit most from specialty interventions. With published outcomes that exceed those of any competitor, Alere Medical's disease management programs result in improved clinical outcomes for patients and guaranteed savings for clients. Alere's corporate office located in Reno, NV is currently searching for an experienced human resource professional in the areas of recruitment and employee relations to join our dynamic organization. The Senior Human Resource Representative will be responsible for providing superior support to all business units by identifying the needs, developing a strategy, and implementing the plan to source, recruit and hire top talent for Alere. You will also provide support and guidance to the organization in the area of employee relations to include employee communications, programs and projects.