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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
C API Developer
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Job Description

Chicago, IL

Prestigious Financial Organization is seeking a C# API Developer. Under general supervision and with assistance from more experienced and knowledgeable staff, develops, modifies, enhances and implements moderately complex systems. A large portion of the role will include increasing knowledge base of products and APIs, security code scanning and updating software code to resolve security issues. Working hours: 8am - 4pm CT.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Performs a combination of the following duties according to departmental guidelines:

  • Codes, tests, debugs, and documents technical assignments of moderate complexity
  • Understands and evaluates business requirements, determines system requirements and proposes technical and procedural solutions to address them
  • Develops solutions according to design specifications that are thorough, accurate, and conform to development standards
  • Creates product and technical documentation for internal and external use
  • Independently researches and resolves basic to moderately complex technical problems
  • Performs unit testing and documents test activities/results to ensure error-free execution
  • Participates in normal support coverage rotation as scheduled. Provides support and maintenance for one or more moderately complex applications. Support may require working outside the regular work schedule for installation, testing and setup.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum of 2 years' experience in software development in a professional environment. Prior experience with financial industry systems preferred.

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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Intermediate level skills with the following languages and/or technologies required:

o Microsoft .NET C#

o MySQL or any other relational database

o Unix Shell Scripting

  • Intermediate analysis and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to effectively learn and use new programming concepts, tools, and methodology to support the needs of the business
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical details
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction. Must be able to complete work assignments accurately and on time, while simultaneously completing complex tasks to accomplish goals.
  • Ability to contribute to project plans by identifying tasks, estimating time and work efforts
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to collaborate successfully and develop productive working relationships with other members of the development team and Systems staff
  • Basic to intermediate level skills with the following languages and/or technologies preferred:

o Demonstrated proficiency developing framework-based software

o Experience in software performance tuning techniques

o Use of development process guidelines including Scrum

o Practical hands-on experience using SQL databases such as MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server; WSDL-based and RESTful web services and familiar with version control systems SVN/GIT

o Well versed in test coverage


Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent in experience.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location