A perfect opportunity to demonstrate your talent as a WPF Applications Developer: Want to be on the cutting edge? Apply your knowledge in our unique and innovative environment. Heritage Auctions ( HA.com ) is #1 in the collectibles auction field and our auction categories include coins , sports , comics , historical , entertainment and music ... and many more !
SUMMARY: We are recruiting an experienced WPF Applications Developer to work on an innovative application which delivers intelligence and drives the optimization and improvement of customer service.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Successful candidates will participate in the complete Agile software development life cycle
Responsible for implementing Expression Blend designed user interfaces for our next-generation, rich client applications
Use experience, research, and analysis to solve complex UX design problems with elegant solutions
Adapt creative styles as needed while maintaining creative, technical, and brand standards universally
Maintain active knowledge of and implement user-centric design best practices
Contribute to the evolution and strategy of company design policies and practices as they apply to the implementation of standards, interaction, color, typography, artwork, and all other visual/interactive expressions of the user experience
Other duties may be assigned
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent required, Master's degree preferred.
4+ years of expert level experience with Microsoft Visual Studio creating multi-tier applications in a large business enterprise level environment.
2+ years of expert level experience with Microsoft Visual Studio creating user interfaces for WPF applications in a large business enterprise level environment.
Demonstrable skill creating WPF XAML user interfaces, including deep knowledge of control templates, resource dictionaries and data binding.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to utilize wireframes, simulations and prototypes to create a finished application.
In-depth knowledge of User Interface design principles, Human Factors, User-centric Design Processes, Interaction Design guidelines, usability testing methodologies.
Demonstrable skill creating business objects and web services using C#.
The ability to utilize simulations and prototypes to create a finished application.
Working knowledge of unit and functional testing methodologies.
SKILLS & ABILITIES: Must have demonstrated ability to self-direct work efforts, meet deadlines, and produce consistent high quality work.
PHYSICAL & MENTAL DEMANDS: To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to withstand long periods of sitting, looking at a computer monitor, and phone handling for approximately 8-12 hours on a daily basis. Individual may occasionally lift up to 20 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Individual must be a team quality player in a fast-paced environment.
The following are attributes that we are seeking in all employees at Heritage:
Self-motivation, intelligence, and strong work ethic
Willingness to learn
Ability to follow set standards and take direction
Ability to analyze and propose solutions to problems
Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-project, and dynamic environment
Absolute drive to complete projects on time and in a detailed manner
Excellent organizational skills: accurate and thorough
Excellent communication skills: listening, writing, and verbal
We are a non-smoking company and also require that all applicants submit to a drug screen and background check.
Heritage Auctions welcomes and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, mature workers and persons with disabilities. EOE
If you are interested in joining the Heritage family, please apply below.
Heritage Auction Galleries (formerly Heritage Galleries & Auctioneers) wheels and deals in rare collectibles, from coins to comic books....