Abt Associates Senior Application Developer - HSDA Jordan in Jordan

Organization Overview

The International Development Division focuses on improving the lives and economic well-being of people in lower and middle-income countries. We command technical expertise in health, agriculture, climate change, food security and governanceā€”as well as in international evaluation. Our multi-layered health portfolio includes policy, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. In partnership with government clients and local experts, our high-quality programs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East are known for impact and innovation.

Opportunity

Abt Associates seeks a qualified Senior Application Developer to support the HSDA project in Jordan.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop high-quality software design and architecture
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting
  • Review and debug code
  • Perform validation and verification testing
  • Collaborate with internal teams to fix and improve products
  • Document development phases and monitor systems
  • Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies

Preferred Skills / Prerequisites

  • MSc/MA in Computer Science or a related degree (or BSc/BS with commensurate experience)
  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer
  • Extensive experience in software development, scripting and project management
  • Extensive experience in .NET languages (VB.NET, C#)
  • Hand on experience on Design Patterns and Model View Controller (MVC) architecture
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases (MSSQL, ORACLE)
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Familiarity with mobile development (iOS, Android, Blackberry)

Minimum Qualifications

  • (8+) years of experience and a master degree OR the equivalent combination of education and experience

Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. Local candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

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