Now Hiring – Web and Database Developer

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Hiring for Web and Database Developer

Are you a developer passionate about education and learning, hungry for growth and success? Then read on…

Helios is delivering innovative HR analytics and reporting solutions to school districts and charters in the US. It is a SaaS cloud solution that helps save schools go paperless, increase productivity, and save time and cost.


Helios is seeking an experienced .NET and SQL Developer to maintain and develop its products. The developer must be a self-starter who can work in a startup environment without much supervision and with focus on delivering quality code on time.

Position Responsibilities

  • Maintain and enhance existing code
  • Act as the primary engineer supporting, debugging, and maintaining production level application code as well as SQL databases
  • Develop new modules and applications in .NET and SQL Server
  • Design and code changes to applications
  • Import and export complex data and do data transformations using SQL Server
  • Write complex queries, stored procedures, functions, and views for application logic in SQL Server
  • Test enhancements, changes, and new development and debug problems
  • Push changes to production in .NET, IIS, and SQL Server
  • Promptly respond to emails and phone calls as well as support requests
  • Attend ongoing meetings and code reviews in person or over video conferencing/screen sharing
  • Ensure speed and performance of all applications by testing and analyzing for bottlenecks and fixing the different parts of the application

Required Skills and Abilities

  • Proven track record of developing and maintaining quality code in .NET and SQL Server
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in writing SQL Server queries, stored procedures, functions, and views
  • Demonstrated ability to import and export data, and do data transformations in SQL Server
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver quality code in time and budget with thorough testing and comments/documentation
  • Strong technical documentation skills
  • Ability to understand and reverse engineer existing code and enhance it
  • Demonstrated ability to design and code changes as well as new modules
  • Experience with XML web services and integration using APIs
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, jQuery, and CSS
  • Knowledge and use of source code repository (Subversion preferred)
  • Knowledge of React or Angular desired
  • Ability to design a good user interface
  • Fluent verbal and written communication in English
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, technology, or a related field required
  • 2 - 5 years experience in developing in VB and C# .NET and SQL Server
  • Experience in JavaScript and CSS
  • Experience in React or Angular preferred
  • Experience in Windows, IIS, and SQL server administration preferred

Why you will want to work for us:

  • Grow with an innovative tech startup company where your technical input will be valued
  • Opportunity to build your own team
  • Equity and bonus options in addition to base salary

Helios is committed to the policy that all persons have equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or veterans status.

If you’ve got this, reach out to Gene at heliosedu dot com with your resume.