United Airlines Senior Developer - Information Technology in Houston, Texas

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Information Technology

The United IT team designs, develops and maintains massively scaling technology solutions that are brought to life with innovative architectures, data analytics and digital solutions.

Job overview and responsibilities

The Senior Developer plays a Critical role in creating and maintaining the strategic partnership between business needs and technology delivery. The Senior Developer's role is to lead the efforts to plan, design, develop and launch efficient systems and solutions in support of core organizational functions. This individual will apply proven communication, analytical and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate and resolve issues, opportunities or problems in order to maximize the benefit of IT and Business investments. The Senior Developer is highly experienced and has decision-making authority. The Senior Developer is self - sufficient, requires no direct supervision, and mentors/coaches others. The Senior Developer has extensive knowledge/experience across multiple technologies and business areas.

This position requires strong database programing experience including Teradata and C++ Leads the design, development, and planning for solutions and technology standards to solve complex business problems

  • Hands-on development, Support and troubleshoot software systems as required, optimizing performance, resolving problems, and providing follow-up on all issues and solutions

  • Ensures that systems are properly integrated

  • Works with business, support, or development teams recommending system enhancements

  • Consults across multiple United Information Technology projects and technology areas to perform troubleshooting, problem management, root-cause analysis, and solution implementation

  • Serves as a resource for technology/project development review and technical assessments

  • Ensures that the technical solutions meet the customers’ business goals

  • Provide consultation and technical leadership in project life cycle planning

  • Provides feedback to the enterprise technology owners and Architects regarding future solution needs

  • Understands and applies the enterprise vision and strategy to the project solution while balancing tactical needs to deliver

Required

  • Bachelors in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field

  • Business Acumen

  • Creativity & Innovation

  • Persuasion

  • ""Big Picture"" Thinker

  • Strategic

  • Effective Communication (verbal + written)

  • Understands Technology systems & applications

  • Vendor Management

  • Negotiation

  • Exceptional at coding and on time delivery of quality components and or applications

  • Exceptional at component and unit testing of following standard practices and methodologies

  • Exceptional utilizing the technologies and domain knowledge with the delivery of developed components or integrated components

  • Exceptional at working problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires review of a variety of factors

  • Exceptional at triage or analysis of situations for production support

  • Excel with on time delivery with minimal supervision

  • Effective verbal and written communicator

  • Effective participant of requirements gathering, requirements analysis

  • 5+ years of experience and knowledge in C++, C#, .NET and SQL Server development

  • 5+ years of experience and knowledge in Vb.net development

  • 5+ years of experience and knowledge of ASP.NET, MVC, Bootstrap, angular

  • 5+ years of experience in design patterns and enterprise standards in application design

  • 5+ years of experience on relational database design and development

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

Preferred

  • Airline Maintenance systems development

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Division: 21 Digital Products & Analytics

Function: Information Technology

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled