22 Jan

Web Application Developer: Joliet, Illinois with salary up to $75,000 plus Bonus

Job Purpose:
Enhances user capabilities and satisfaction by planning, developing, and testing web-based applications.

Technologies Utilized Include:

  • C#
  • Visual Studio
  • .NET
  • T-SQL
  • SQL Server
  • MVC
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server
  • SharePoint

* Confirms site objectives by analyzing and validating user requirements; identifying new features and functionality and the streamlining and upgrading of existing features.

* Plans Web applications by evaluating user specifications; analyzing existing and proposed systems; creating requirements documents including set-up, scripts, hardware, network, database development, security, server management, and installation; identifying constraints and technical issues; preparing systems development life cycle plan.

* Develops Web applications by studying existing technology architecture; analyzing browser compatibility techniques; evaluating solution alternatives; developing prototypes; building n-tier, scalable, and multimedia applications; programming objects, events, functions, error trapping, data verification, animations, interactions, and dynamic updating; designing, installing, and configuring databases; completing documentation.

* Develops user interfaces by preparing a workflow chart and diagram based on subject matter, human factors, and logic; writing queries involving table alterations, views, selects, inner and outer joins, and optimized queries.

* Integrates applications by studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, databases, search engines, and information servers.

* Confirms Web applications by planning and conducting tests; modifying program sequence and/or debugging codes; resolving problems.

* Maintains team accomplishments by communicating essential information; coordinating actions; obtaining expert input; reviewing open issues and action items; contributing information to team meetings and reports.

* Reduces costs and improves serviceability by preparing reusable component design.

* Updates job knowledge by researching new web technologies; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

* Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Analyzing Information , Problem Solving, Verbal Communication, Customer Focus, Customer Service, Web User Interface Design, Functional and Technical Skills, Problem Solving, Quality Focus, Web Programming Skills, Written Communication

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22 Jan

.NET Software Engineer: Chicago Loop with salary up to $80,000 plus 10% Bonus

Our progressive client in the Loop of Chicago is seeking a full-time Software Engineer who is passionate about technology and software development. The Software Engineer position will challenge you and provide you opportunities for career and technical growth.

Software engineers can expect to work with cutting edge technology, deliver high quality solutions across various business units. You will collaborate with a team working on holistic web development projects that range in size and scope, as well as receive continuous career development opportunities. This candidate will report to the Manager of Web and Mobile Development.

Responsibilities include: · Software Development: Perform hands-on development and unit testing of web based software solutions primarily based on Microsoft technologies, including but not limited to Microsoft .NET and Microsoft SQL Server.
· Business Requirements Consumption : Ability to gain a deep understanding of written and verbal business requirements provided by other business analysts or customers.
· Quality Assurance: Actively participate in quality assurance, including hands-on system and user testing of the software developed, and developing automated unit tests.
· Implementation and Support : Software deployments and ongoing software support.

We are hoping to find someone who is fluent in… 


o HTML5  CSS  JQuery

o JavaScript Libraries (Knockout.js, Angular.js) basic knowledge 

o ORM & SQL Server

o Object Oriented Design Patterns Such as Domain-Driven Design

o Unit Testing (NUnit, RhinoMocks)

o Agile Methodologies

o Source Control a plus

o Strong written and verbal communication skills and the desire to take on the entire project life cycle


  • Minimum of 1 year of .NET experience in a web based software areas of an IT organization
  • Excellent hardware troubleshooting experience
  • Competence with testing tools and procedures for voice and data circuits
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Able to conduct research into software issues and products as required
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Able to effectively prioritize tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Must have some knowledge of Microsoft Office desktop applications software
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18 Sep

QA Analyst (Software) – Chicago Loop

We are seeking an IT Software QA Analyst to perform unit, performance and regression testing ensuring that quality and deadlines are met.  Y ou will work alongside Web Developers and Business Analysts and this is a permanent onsite opportunity downtown with full benefits at a growing and highly profitable company.

Job Duties:

  • Perform unit, performance and regression testing, validating test results against expected results, to ensure that test and timeliness requirements are met
  • Document and resolve testing issues to ensure a high quality final product is released into Production environment
  • May assist as Release Manager for scheduled releases and release updates
  • Provide technical guidance and expertise to team members, colleagues and/or customers
  • Assist with the process of ensuring that all standards, and policies and procedures are periodically reviewed for technical accuracy, applicability and industry currency
  • As needed, will develop test cases ensuring alignment with standards
  • Provide testing and project updates to management as required
  • Actively communicate with QA Management, QA Automation, Development and Business Analyst groups
  • Work with operational/business team members, as well as company leadership and customers as necessary
  • Maintain strong expertise and knowledge of current and emerging technologies, techniques and tools


  • 3+ years experience in IT Quality Assurance and testing (Manual and Automated)
  • Strong experience in SDLC in environments with integration and test driven development
  • Working experience in a SQL/.NET, and Scripting (PowerShell, VB Script) environment
  • Strong experience with test cases and also performance and regressing testing
  • 4-year degree in IT or Computer Science required
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29 Aug

Salesforce.com Developer – Chicago Suburbs

Direct Hire  |  Salary plus Bonus and Benefits  |  $110,000 – 140,000

We are looking for a Salesforce Developer for a growing client in the Chicago suburbs (north).  This is a great opportunity and a fantastic culture with a company that is continually voted one of Chicago’s best places to work!


  • Designing, developing, testing, and deploying high-quality business solutions across all Salesforce clouds. Resolve defects/bugs during QA testing and post-release patching.
  • Write high quality customer apex code from scratch and maintain existing code base.
  • Assist the QA team on new releases as needed


  • Strong technical understanding of Salesforce.com Lightning
  • Extensive technical knowledge of Visualforce and APEX
  • Experience with Community Cloud / Partner Communities
  • Knowledgeable with Agile Methodology
  • Developing of Lightening Components
  • Understanding if coding design patterns and best practices
  • Certified Salesforce Platform Developer
  • Certified Salesforce.com Advanced Developer preferred
  • Proficiency in using Git

** No sponsorship is available at this time

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10 Aug

ASP.NET Software Developer – Rolling Meadows

We are looking for a Developer for a client in the Schaumburg area.   This is a permanent position – work from home 2 days per week.


  • Under general direction, formulates and defines system scope and objectives
  • Works with users to support business applications, and investigate operational problems/system requirements
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results
  • Refines business requirements from which programs will be written
  • Designs, codes, tests, debugs, and documents those programs
  • Responsible for completion of development projects
  • Solves user inquiries that arise during day-to-day operation
  • Regularly provides coaching, guidance and training to less-experienced analysts/programmers
  • Develops business cases, requirements and performance metrics


  • 5 or more years of application development and architecture experience on the .Net platform
  • Understanding of systems development and project delivery life cycle
  • Prior experience serving as an IT liaison to business users for application requirements and end user support
  • Hands on technical experience with:
    • C# and the .NET Framework
    • Web development experience including ASP.Net, HTML, Javascript
    • Web services (WCF, Web API)
    • Relational databases, including Microsoft SQL Server
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25 May

SharePoint Developer (Chicago Suburbs)

A growing client of ours in the Schaumburg area is seeking a permanent Sharepoint Developer for their Web Development team. This is a salary plus bonus eligible role.

In this role you’ll not only develop SharePoint applications, but you will also work in an environment using C#, ASP.NET, REST API, and SQL Server.

What you get:

– Solid technology environment (SharePoint 2013, MVC, ASP.NET, Angular 4, Entity Framework)

– Company that values IT and development

– Solid benefits including extra PTO

– Bonus potential

What they’re looking for from you:

– Good code! (SharePoint, C#, ASP.NET, and SQL environment experienced at least 5 years)

– Experience with JavaScript, Web Services, and REST API

– Ability to get along with others in a team setting and handle end user inquiries

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16 May

.NET Developer – Chicago (South Side)

Permanent full time position located on the south side near the Museum  – great opportunity to make a splash in a young growing company. You will do full stack .NET development, work on daily stand-ups, interact with other developers and help spearhead software projects in a casual work environment for a company that truly helps people with their technology! If you have always wanted to make a difference, this is a great place to be!


Full stack software development on their web based product

Work in a test driven development environment

Track and manage project tasks and document work

Help product technical specs

Full life cycle development and unit testing


ASP.NET, C#, Web UI development: 3 year level

SQL Server, ADO.NET and .NET framework experience

Strong communicator and personable who is open to a collaborative approach

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29 Mar

ASP.NET Developer – Chicago (Remote Potential)

We are looking for a C# .NET Developer to help with full life cycle development, back end application integration, and implementation of new applications. In this role you will develop and maintain internal computer programs and work actively with end users, do hands on programming, requirement analysis, as well as testing and modifications on programs.


– ASP.NET, C#, and SQL experience (including Stored Procedures, queries)

– CSS, JavaScript, jQuery experience and Object Oriented Design

– New Development, Testing, Debugging in an Agile/Scrum environment

– Local Candidate | No sponsorship

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $75,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

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13 Feb

SQL Developer

We are looking for a SQL Developer due to growth. This is a permanent onsite position in the West Suburbs (Lisle) and a great opportunity to make a splash in a fantastic environment. Great culture, close to highways, and close knit development team.

In this role you will write and optimize stored procedures, perform database tuning and normalization, regularly work with triggers, functions, views, and database objects, while maintaining database integrity and perform some data architecture as well.


  • 5+ years of hands on experience with SQL Development, including relational database concepts (normalization, performance tuning, profiling) and programming (stored procedures, functions, complex queries)
  • Demonstrated ability to understand business requirements and translate them into design and application functionality
  • Experience with Optimization, data architecture, and procedural source code
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $90,000.00 to $120,000.00 /year

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12 Feb

Application Ops Engineer: Chicago to $70,000

Our client is seeking a Full time Application Ops Engineer who is passionate about problem solving and technology. The Application Ops Engineer position will challenge you and provide you opportunities for career and technical growth. You will be part of a highly talented, energetic, and dynamic team.

  • Work closely with vendors and other internal IT teams (Network, Security, ERP) in troubleshooting and resolving issues.
  • Analyze bugs and issues in our production environment for managed platforms. Work on resolutions and effectively troubleshoot production issues in a time-bound manner.
  • Manage, support, and analyze bugs found in production for various systems; logging those bugs and support issues to help identify patterns and potential system enhancements
  • Establishes standards, tools and procedures for supporting applications.
  • Create, update, and maintain documentation of processes, procedure guides, user guides, and other training materials.
  • Experience with eCommerce, Content Management and Product Information Management systems is a plus.

Skills & Requirements

  • DB Experience: Solid SQL skills is a must.
  • Experience with Web Technologies: Ability to navigate and understand code and monitoring tools.
  • Quality Assurance: Actively participate in quality assurance, including hands-on system and user testing of the software developed.
  • Implementation and Support: Software deployments and ongoing software support.
  • Customer Focused: Deal directly with both internal and external customers to solve their issues.
  • Collaborate: Ability to work across teams, including development, network, security and business users to create solutions for our customers.
  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyze existing software and bump that up against the client request/issue is critical. The ability to efficiently problem-solve for that client request is absolutely critical.

We want someone who

  • has working experience with
    • SQL Server
    • Web Technologies
      • .Net
      • PHP
      • REST-ful API’s
      • Web services
  • owns tasks assigned to them and sees them through to their completion.
  • has strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • can thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • can handle multiple priorities and dedicated to meeting deadlines with minimal supervision.
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