Backend Developer - Full Time - Houston, TX in Houston, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

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Job Description

A Vaco Technology client is hiring for a Backend Developer to join their team full time in Houston, TX.

We are looking for a back-end developer that is familiar with Azure functions, logic apps, plus building and deploying web apps to Azure. This is a chance to work on a micro-service based architecture that leverages several of the services that Azure provides. Our client is solving complex problems from the ground up and in very creative ways. If you like a good challenge, then you will love working on the back-end of our client's products.

Core Responsibilities

  • Analyze user requirements and desired results, then develop software solutions using a variety of technologies with end to end responsibility from architecture through delivery.
  • Use modeling tools to create use cases, object diagrams, class diagrams and sequence diagrams
  • Utilize REST API for back-end web services
  • Build & deploy to Azure (CI experience, Pipelines)
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Write clean, scalable, testable & well-documented code
  • Perform validation and verification testing
  • Work in multiple roles including development, QA and documentation
  • Work with IT business analysts to elicit requirements, develop user training and provide support
  • Serve as an expert for the escalation of complex application design and development issues


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Strong individual initiative with the ability to work as part of a team
  • Good problem-solving skills and critical thinking ability
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience of back-end development
  • 4+ years' experience with enterprise web application development
  • .Net/C#/SQL Server/Azure
  • Expert knowledge of Webservices development .Net & Web API
  • Experience with Git version control system & source code management
  • Database development using Azure SQL
  • Experience in an Agile development environment
  • Good unit testing and integration testing practices
  • Experience with Azure Event Grid & Logic Apps a big plus
Please note, this role is a full time, direct hire role. We are unable to work with 3rd party companies or c2c. US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.