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Backroads, the worlds #1 active travel company, offers more bicycling, walking
and multisport trips around the world than any other company. Weve been
delivering the highest quality travel experiences for 33 years (and counting).
We are a quality and service-oriented organization, composed of high-energy
individuals with varied backgrounds who enjoy people, travel and the outdoors.
The Backroads IT group supports a wide variety of creative custom and non-custom
applications to serve internal and remote users as well as the general public.
Our growing and profitable business is seeking to add a programmer to our
dedicated group of IT professionals in order to extend the life cycle and
effectiveness of our existing applications as well as actively participate in
moving our applications into the future.
General Job Description:
The programmer position will be responsible for designing and developing
client/server applications using WinForms and/or VB.Net. This position also
interacts directly with the end user, requiring excellent communication skills.
? Analyze problems, gather requirements, and write code for solutions
? Develop in-depth understanding of in-house custom applications
? Design and develop new applications, as well as maintain current applications
? Lead the development effort on multi-user, multi-location applications
? Manage projects through the entire development life cycle
? Develop and manage automated scripts/batches to monitor data integrity
? Install releases and maintain Installation documents
? Maintain technical documentation
? 3-5 years of experience designing/building applications using WinForms and/or
VB.Net applications with SQL
? Hands-on experience with creating stored procedures
? Experience with Visual Studio 2010 is a plus
? Experience with TFS (Team Foundation Server) is a plus
? Knowledge and background in ColdFusion is a plus
? Strong conceptual and design skills
? Ability to work as a productive, self-motivated team member and to produce
under tight deadlines
? Experience working in a complex technical and organizational environment with
strong attention to detail
? Strong communication and organizational skills
? Analytical and problem solving skills with hands-on, "get it done" attitude
? Self-starter, service oriented and ability to communicate with all levels of
? B.S/M.S in Computer Science is a strong plus
? Ability to lift 30 lbs
Competitive salary plus excellent benefits package including comprehensive
medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) with employer match, flex plan,
generous time-off and travel benefits, commuter incentive programs, etc.
Backroads promotes work/life balance, and offers a fun, casual work environment.
To apply, please send your resume, a one page description of your most comparable
accomplishment, and salary requirements by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
(please put "Programmer" in the subject line of your email) or by fax to (510)
527-1789, Attn: HR/Programmer. Visit us at <a href="http://www.backroads.com"
No phone calls