Software Engineer

IT
Full-time
County of San Luis Obispo
4/23/2017
wendi@wbrowncreative.com
541-664-0376

San Luis Obispo (SLO) County, Information Technology Department, is looking for Software Engineers for either a I, II or III position (based on experience and qualifications) to join our development team. As a software engineer you will be a key contributor delivering new product features and functionality to existing applications and develop new web-based applications.

 

THE DEPARTMENT

San Luis Obispo County Information Technology Department (ITD) offers an exciting, fast-paced environment where exceptional performance is encouraged and rewarded.  ITD supports the countywide technology infrastructure and approximately 2,500 users.  We have a centralized project management team, as well as software and network engineer specialists.  This centralized career opportunity provides candidates the exposure of working with all our departments; essentially 23 different industries.  The County supports a work-life balance, and provides a generous pension and an outstanding community. 
 

The Ideal Candidate
We are looking for creative and innovative software engineers who can contribute to the County by applying their skills in business systems and software engineering. 

 

Ideal Candidates should:

  • Have a great attitude and a “get it done” mind set
  • Have a strong sense of ownership of the applications and services you develop/maintain
  • Have a high degree of self-motivation
  • Have a desire to participate and learn new technology
  • Have an education in computer science (BS/MS) or related experience
  • Be detail-oriented, with strong analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills
  • Have the ability to plan and execute work both independently and as a team member
  • Have the ability to prioritize and manage several tasks at once
  • Have good communication and written skills for meeting with customers, peers and managers

 

And, possess experience in one or more of the following:

  • Excellent knowledge and work experience on designing web-based applications
  • HTML5 and Angular JS frameworks
  • Microsoft Visual Studio, ASP.NET, web services, XML, C# or VB.NET
  • JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, RESTful web APIs and SOAP
  • SQL Server Management Studio to develop and maintain queries and stored procedures
  • IIS Web Application Management, configuration, setup, deployment, troubleshooting
  • Understanding of agile software engineering processes and methodologies
  • Knowledge of Web application security
  • SQL Server Integration Services and SQL Server Reporting Services
  •  

 

Software Engineer I:  An associate's degree or 60 semester units or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university or completion from a job-related, accredited vocational institution; (Job related experience involving analysis, programming, and/or database administration may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis).

 

Software Engineer II: Either A: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field. (Job-related experience may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis). OR B: An associate’s degree or 60 semester units or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university or completion from a job-related, accredited vocational institution. In addition, two years of experience in analysis, programming, and/or database administration.

 

Software Engineer III: Either A: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field. (Job-related experience may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis) In addition, two years of experience in analysis, programming, and/or database administration. (A post-graduate degree in a related field may substitute for one year of the required experience). OR B: An associate’s degree or 60 semester units or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university or completion from a job-related, accredited vocational institution. In addition, four years of experience in analysis, programming and/or database administration.

 

Our Community
Located halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, approximately 275,000 people call San Luis Obispo County home. Our County’s natural beauty includes beaches, lakes, mountains, wetlands, and oak-studded hills. It is home to California Polytechnic State University, Cuesta Community College, Hearst Castle, two historical missions, a commercial airport, and a Mediterranean-like climate.  Residents rejuvenate themselves by enjoying the county's year-round farmers’ markets, wineries, public trails, and cultural events.

 

Salary: $59,467 – 96,699 annually; depending on experience/qualifications

 

Benefits: The annual salary is supplemented by a generous benefit package which includes:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Participation in the San Luis Obispo County Pension Trust Retirement Fund
  • Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Flexible Spending Section 125 Plans
  • Paid Personal, Sick and Vacation Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Staff Development and Education Allowance
  • Post-employment Health Plan

 

HOW TO APPLY

This is an open continuous recruitment, however for first consideration apply by April 23 and submit cover letter, resume, and current salary information to Wendi Brown at:

 

A San Luis Obispo County job application is also required and can be completed at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/slocountyca/jobs/1698782/software-engineer-i-ii-iii   Please contact Wendi Brown with any questions:

  • 541-664-0376 (direct)
  • 866-929-WBCP (toll free)

 

SLO County is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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