Chandigarh, India

Software Design Engineer – Desktop Applications

India

Reports to: Manager - Software Engineering

Position summary

Software Design Engineer will design, develop and install software solutions. This role requires to build high-quality, innovative and fully performing software in compliance with coding standards and technical design. This role requires to use skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures. The role also resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways. This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented, journey-level position.  Mentor junior staff in their day to day activity.

About Winshuttle

Are you interested in working in a fun, collaborative environment, for an award winning workplace? Winshuttle is dedicated to fostering a culture of respect and innovation to support and empower employees' ambitions. We're constantly looking for entrepreneurs who aren't afraid to think outside the box, and don't take themselves too seriously. We embrace and support our employees who seek opportunities for continued learning, inspire others, and live and breathe our core PACT values. We have a work hard, play hard mentality; we're constantly evolving lean solutions for ERP business processes by day, and dominating on the frisbee golf course by night. Our strength and competitive advantage stems from our awesome employees, and we strive to create a balanced work life that is as inspiring and rewarding as life at home. Think you might be a great fit?

Essential functions and responsibilities

  • Develops, codes, test and debugs new software or enhancements to existing products.
  • Requires good understanding of business application.
  • Works with technical staff to understand problems with software and resolve them Independently Resolves customer complaints with software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
  • Makes contribution to tune existing design, performance and initiatives taken for future development and early identification of risk.
  • Performs code review and assist in improving engineering processes and development of software user manuals.
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
  • This position is opened for “Individual Contributor”.
  • To co-ordinate and communicate with global product management, program management, QA, technical support and sales teams at various stages of product development.
  • Should have Experience of working on User Story/Task

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Development of software applications in .NET Technologies like C#, Win Forms, WPF
  • Knowledge of Design Patterns (i.e. Singleton, Factory, Façade, MVP and MVVM)
  • Strong programming background in C#, LINQ, Threading, XML and other Microsoft technologies
  • Must have a firm understanding of the following concepts and technologies:
  • Object Oriented programming, SQL Server
  • Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle and Agile Software Development
  • Responsible for POC as required
  • Quick learner of new technology.
  • Prepare document like HLD and Class Design Diagram.
  • Remoting, COM, Excel Programming with COM.
  • Log4Net, Code Coverage, Memory Profiling.
  • Add-in Express and Windows API

Desired behaviors

  • Receptive to change – is flexible. Seeks and adopts improved approaches and processes.
  • Initiates action – is results oriented, takes responsibility for actions and outcomes. Meets commitments and strives for high performance.
  • Manages the workload – makes timely decisions, prioritizes effectively, solves problems, monitors results and takes remedial action where necessary.
  • Technically proficient – knows role and has a solid familiarity with tasks and responsibilities.
  • Takes responsibility for own learning – knows personal strengths and recognizes development needs. Is open to feedback and always seek to learn.
  • Communicates ideas – strong facilitation and written communication, proposes a way forward. Listens to views of colleagues and takes in diverse perspectives.
  • Works collaboratively – shares information, fosters teamwork and contributes to positive work environment where people want to come to work.
  • Display ethical character and competence – acts with integrity and intent, is accountable for own actions, behaves according to the PACT values. Act as a good citizen of Winshuttle.

Knowledge

  • Proven ability to effectively lead large customer facing business solution projects
  • Proven ability to understand the impact of technology on business challenges, processes, & efficiency
  • Demonstrated ability to explain benefits of a technical product / solution to a client in relation to the client’s business needs
  • Demonstrated ability to work interdependently and to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Ability to translate technical information into easy to understand language for customers
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret technical information
  • Demonstrated ability to compose clear and concise technical written communication

Experience

  • BE/BTech/MCA/Equivalent degree in Computer Science or a related technical field from an accredited university or college with 3 + years demonstrated experience and successful track record in architecting, designing and developing desktop / Web based applications and Add-in applications using Microsoft technologies

This job posting does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed. Employees occupying this position will be required to follow any other-related instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by their supervisor. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and meet the physical requirements satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.