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Software Engineer 2

Primary Location Effingham, Illinois Job ID 2021-12690 Apply

Overview


The Software Engineer II’s role is to define, develop, test, analyze, and maintain software applications in support of the achievement of Patterson software requirements. This includes writing, coding, testing, and analyzing software programs and applications. The Software Engineer II will also research, design, document, and modify software specifications throughout the development life cycle.


Responsibilities


Software Development

  • Collaborate with clients, developers, and other team members in the conceptualization and development of new or existing software applications. 
  • Assist in the definition, development, and documentation of software’s business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on a project-by-project basis in collaboration with internal users and departments. 
  • Help research, identify, analyze, and fulfill requirements of all internal and external program users and stakeholders.
  • Write programming scripts to enhance functionality and/or performance of company applications as directed. 
  • Execute software testing on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors and general debugging.

Agile Team Work

  • Participate in defining software development plans, including scoping, scheduling, and implementation.
  • Perform program turnover to production support and customers upon completion of development, testing, and documentation.

Issue Resolution

  • Provide Level 2 support for incoming incident tickets from end users to resolve application and software issues.
  • Partner with others in resolving problems with software products or company software systems.


Qualifications


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Sciences, Mathematics, Engineering, Business, or area of functional responsibility preferred, or a combination of equivalent education and experience
  • At least 3 years of programming experience required.  Should have prior experience within various platforms and languages - c# is preferred.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of application development and project life cycles, including Agile applications
  • Experience with GIT version control is desirable
  • Experience with UI Design is preferred
  • Excellent understanding of coding methods and best practices
  • Extensive database and operating systems experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge in object oriented programming and design 
  • Ability to conduct research into software-related issues and products


What's In It For You:

We provide competitive benefits, unique incentive programs and rewards for our eligible employees:

  • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits and an integrated Wellness Program.
  • 401(k) Match Retirement Savings Plan.
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).
  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Holiday Pay & Floating Holidays.
  • Volunteer Time Off (VTO).
  • Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement).
  • Full Paid Parental and Adoption Leave.
  • LifeWorks (Employee Assistance Program).
  • Company-Paid Short-Term Disability.
  • Patterson Perks Program.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer

 

As a people-first company, Patterson promotes a culture that embodies and celebrates diversity and inclusivity. We believe our employees’ unique experiences and differences are what strengthen us and drive our success. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

We are Patterson. We welcome you.

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