UPMC Software Engineer - Associate in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Under the direction of management and more senior members of the team, the Software Engineer - Associate will contribute to the overall Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) by completing assigned projects and tasks by meeting established quality measures. The focus of this position will be to reach a competent level of the technology stack.
Application Development Cycle - Show fundamental knowledge of application development cycle.
Communication - Responsible for demonstrating appropriate, clear, concise, and effective written and oral communications in all interactions to build relationships and accomplish day to day work and projects.
Design - Follow established design patterns and has awareness of user experience standards. Responsible for individual components of design.
Documentation - Create basic technical documentation.
Integration - Responsible for less complex components of integration within a module.
Interactions with Others - Successfully completes projects, tasks, and initiatives by embracing a team-first approach. Works in collaboration with team and offers feedback, where appropriate, to complete individual and group efforts. Shows the ability to adjust and be flexible to change by adapting approach when necessary. Mentors less experienced staff.
Project Management - Has ownership in success of projects. Responsible for estimating and delivering on individual task within project.
Quality - Follow established coding standards. Submit code for review and deliver quality, unit test code.
Security - Show fundamental knowledge and the ability to learn secure coding processes and writing, accessing, and following established security protocols.
Self Development - Responsible for continuous self-study, trainings, partnering with more senior members of team, and/or seeking out opportunities to broaden scope to stay up to date with industry and organizational trends. Seeks feedback from senior team members for development and effectively incorporates feedback into work and behaviors.
Software Solutions - Develop, validate and implement software solutions based on customer requirements, Enterprise architecture standards and defined project designs.
Troubleshooting - Show the ability to resolve basic issues and offer input on issue resolution.
Typically has familiarity with the work through education or practical experience.
Experience with complex development environments, taking abstract concepts and ideas and formulating a detailed software deliverable
Experience in developing on cross-functional systems
Deep knowledge of programming
Basic understanding of the SDLC
Highly driven and self-motivated to exceed expectations
Ability to work independently and in a team based environment
Proficient in both oral and written communication
Abilities to understand/set framework