09/07/2012 Victor, NY Engineer II.Software 263004 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.
In depth knowledge of accepted engineering practices. Excellent analytical skills; the ability to prioritize projects; excellent oral and written communication skills; and excellent interpersonal skills. Has well-developed leadership qualities. Excellent project management skills. Required: Java, GWT, Oracle SQL and PL/SQL (9i, 10g, 11g), Eclipse. Optional but preferred: Web Service test automation (SOAP UI preferred), continuous integration systems (TeamCity preferred), SCRUM.
College degree in a Software Engineering related field and six to eight plus years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Responsible for performing complex software engineering tasks (dependent on project needs) such as requirements gathering, design documentation, development, testing and preparing for release. Manages full life cycle of various projects from requirements gathering to go live in production. Leads team of engineers in project development including resource allocation, risk analysis and coordinating deployment activities. Designs, authors and reviews design documentation for projects. Writes installation/setup/training documentation. Analyzes solutions created by other engineers. Provides feedback. Reviews concept documents for feasibility of project as a whole. Participates in team design/code reviews. Writes management status reports & maintains detailed timesheet for reporting to Finance on capitalized 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. Troubleshoots and corrects production issues. Mentors other engineers and provides technical guidance relative to their projects; actively participates in the talent selection team during recruitment process. Researches new technologies to improve business processes. Researches new tools to improve development procedures. Reviews and approves software installation instructions. Other duties may be assigned.
Position can be based out of the following locations:
Little Rock, AR
* 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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