Development Engineer - Newark, NJ
Top-rated law firm seeks a Development Engineer to work in their Information Technology Department.This position is an integral part of their Information Technology team and is responsible for maintenance, development, and documentation of the Firm’s data integration automation's, time and billing financial systems, SharePoint environment, and custom developed solutions.
This position plans and conducts technical design, coding and development, unit testing, and integration testing, and maintains detailed documentation of in-house and third party custom developed solutions and integrations. This position regularly interacts with end users, IT teams, and outside vendors. Additionally, the Development Engineer performs technical troubleshooting activities and acts as the point person for resolution of automated data integrations, financial systems, and SharePoint environment service tickets. This position uses broad knowledge of IT disciplines including server, Citrix, mobile, security, database infrastructure, SQL automation, Sharepoint, and scripting and coding to plan and accomplish goals. DE reports to the IT Applications Manager.
•Act as the primary support contact for incident and service ticket escalations relating to firm data integration automation and financial applications.
•Support Elite Enterprise, IntApp Time, Intapp Integrate, LegalKey, KwikTag, SharePoint intranet, SQL, Intellistat, and other firm systems
•Design, develop, support, and document custom applications using C#, VB.NET, SQL, PowerShell, and ASP.NET
•Supports the Firm’s custom ancillary applications and custom solutions that integrate with Elite Enterprise and other financial systems
•Monitor, and correct as necessary, system integration automation's and data integrity
•Be responsible for data tables, SQL report writing, SQL data queries, technical architecture, and documentation
•Propose and implement new processes to improve efficiency of department
•Assists with implementing software application version upgrades
•Serve as liaison between all Finance and IT departments
•Participate, contribute, and serve as a backup for the month-end time finalization process
•Extend functionality of commercial products using Application Program Interfaces (API’s) and/or database development and develop solutions to facilitate integration between applications
•Provide technical support to end-users for custom and commercial financial applications
•Develop and Document user interfaces, and stored procedures
•Consult with vendors to resolve issues related to the Firm’s financial applications, as needed
•Proactively recognize and Identify opportunities for improvement within the Firm’s current data integration automation, financial applications, and Sharepoint environment, and workflows to independently propose and more efficient and effective technical solutions.
•Develop and maintain secure “self-service” reporting interface using Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
•Deploy and support standard and custom applications with SharePoint
•Administer, customize, and develop Web Parts for the Firm’s SharePoint intranet systems, as needed.
•Minimum 3 years’ experience developing applications using C#, VB.NET, T-SQL, SharePoint development, and PowerShell
•Candidate must have 3-5 years of hand-on experience with SharePoint:
•SharePoint farm and site configuration and administration.
•Minimum 3 years’ experience supporting legal and financial applications within a Law Firm
•Expertise with SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
•Exposure to Nintex workflow is a plus.
•Exposure to Handshake is a plus.
•Knowledge of back-end SQL tables of Elite Enterprise or Aderant Expert preferred, but not required
•Understanding of accounting transaction flows and accounting knowledge preferred for troubleshooting and support
•Team player willing to work off-hours during roll-outs and for system maintenance tasks when required
•Ability to multi-task, work in a team environment, respond to project needs, work under deadlines, and work independently
•Demonstrated experience of customer service, including effective verbal and written communication
•Experience with SharePoint
•Analytical, able to mine and collect data to analyze and make decisions to accomplish responsibilities
•Teamwork, willing and eager to help others and share knowledge and skills
Experience supporting legal and financial applications within a Law Firm is a plus but not required
To Apply: Please email your resume for immediate consideration to: email@example.com
Chelsea Search Group
3050 Rue D'Orleans #317
San Diego, CA 92110