Navigant Consulting Inc Manager - Software Engineer - Remote Location in MITCHELL, South Dakota

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

The Software Engineer - Manager is responsible for innovative software design and development that meet documented business requirements. Performs at the highest technical level of all phases of software development activities. Directs development teams to ensure that assignments align with business priorities. Position is on-call for software support and incident management to achieve service level agreements.

Essential Job Functions

Software Analysis:

  • Collaborates with business clients and stakeholders to document business requirements and create both functional and technical specifications. Provides estimates and task planning as needed to support business cases and portfolio prioritization.

  • Applies technical knowledge and experience to recommend software application solutions that achieve business requirements.

  • Architects solutions to complex problems with consideration for system availability, security, capacity, operating schedules, and business results.

Software Development and Support:

  • Assesses application software releases and documentation to optimize upgrades, enhancements, and changes to applications with consideration for interfaces and architecture.

  • Designs, develops, tests, and implements software programs, interfaces, reports and controls in accordance with best practices and the system development life cycle.

  • Collaborate with software development team members on the design, development, and implementation of new and existing web applications

  • Assists with quality assurance of software application.

  • Performs as project leader for projects of all sizes. Directs and monitors the work of team members.

Software Troubleshooting:

  • Stays current with software development technology advances to enable production support and incident resolution that meets service level agreements.

  • Interfaces with IT disciplines, vendors and professional services providers to ensure service level achievement.

  • Coordinate the monitoring and resolution of production incidents and problems

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical mentorship and coaching for junior members of the development team, modeling and instituting software development best practices including, but not limited to, source control, test automation, coding standards, documentation standards, etc.

  • Create high-quality software by conducting peer design/code reviews and developing automated test cases.

  • Responsible for achieving project budget, schedule and functional objectives.

  • BA/BS in related field and 4+ years’ expert knowledge of: ASP.NET/MVC and SQL Server.

  • Experience with C#, CSS AJAX, REST, SOA, jQuery, and CSS

  • Experience with DevOps tools including Jenkins

  • Experience with test automation including NUnit, mocking frameworks, and Selenium

  • Experience with system development lifecycle methodologies specifically Agile Scrum and Kanban, deliverables, controls

  • Experience successfully implementing desktop and web applications

  • Experience with domain-driven development, REST services, microservices

  • Experience with implementing and using Atlassian products including Jira, Confluence, and Bitbucket

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Review problem resolutions of production incidents with team

  • Ability to travel as needed

Other Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience helpful with other development technologies such as: Java, Ruby, PHP, Oracle, MySQL

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills, and time management skills

  • Strong analytical thinking, troubleshooting and ability to manage multiple, concurrent projects.

  • Ability to self-direct, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks to meet deadlines.

  • Healthcare background, Microsoft certification are pluses.

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Plan, direct, and coordinate work activities of others

  • Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively

  • Generally works in an office environment

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.