07/26/2012 Victor, NY Engineer II.Software 261901 Information Technology
Join our team and take your career to the next level. Windstream is a communications and technology solutions provider with operations in 48 states and the District of Columbia, generating about $6 billion in annual revenues. We provide IP-based voice and data services, MPLS networking, data center and managed hosting services and communication systems to businesses and government agencies. Windstream also delivers broadband, digital phone and high-definition TV services to residential customers primarily in rural areas and we operate a local and long-haul fiber optic network spanning 100,000 route miles.
Performs moderately difficult software engineering tasks (dependent on project needs) such as requirements gathering, design documentation, development, testing and preparing for release. Works with business/customer to gather requirements and writes documentation. Participates in the design documentation process by authoring various components of project. Writes, debugs and modifies code for various software components. Writes automated test scripts, tests software and works with Quality Assurance to correct software bugs. Writes installation/setup/training documentation. Participates in team design/code reviews. Writes management status reports. Provides accurate time estimations on tasks outlining the level of effort required for various projects. Based on project needs, interface with other groups within IT to review impact to those departments. Participates in team meetings to review status of projects.
Required: Bachelor's degree in a Software Engineering related field and three to five years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Advanced Microsoft Office skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Self-manage tasks to meet aggressive deadlines. Follows department standards to develop solutions. Interface with other Software Engineers. Interface with all levels of Software Development management. Interface with other groups within IT. Demonstrate a high level of creativity in designing and developing software solutions. Periodically interface with stakeholders. Provide accurate, detailed level-of-effort estimates for development tasks using requirements analysis.
Required: Java, Oracle SQL and PL/SQL (9i, 10g, 11g), Eclipse. Optional but preferred: Salesforce.com configuration and customization, test automation, continuous integration systems (TeamCity preferred), SCRUM. Optional: Oracle SOA Suite (Oracle BPEL, Web Services, Business Rules, Oracle Service Bus), Oracle JDeveloper.
College degree in a software development related field and 3-5 years professional level experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related software development experience required.
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Professional Dues Reimbursement
* Career Development and Training
Paid Time Off
* Medical and Dental Insurance Options
* Prescription Drug Plan and Vision Coverage
* Pre-Tax Flexible Spending Accounts
* 401(k) Plan With Employer Match
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Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. EOE/AAP Employer.
There is no relocation package offered for this position.
We offer competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package,
and opportunities to grow your career within an excellent working environment.
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