This position will start as a long-term temporary position with a duration of up to two years.
We are the Metropolitan Council, the regional government for the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area. We plan 30 years ahead for the future of the metropolitan area and provide regional transportation, wastewater, and housing services. More information about us on our website.
Information Services is the central IT department supporting all divisions of the Metropolitan Council. Our 140 team members provide technology, practices and innovative solutions that enable the core services of the Council.
The Microsoft Developer will help rewrite and support 25 legacy applications to a Microsoft solution. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in custom web and mobile development as well as experience creating and supporting ASP.Net MVC/Core C#, Azure, SQL, applications. They will also have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to understand and tailor the requests of the internal customers of multiple divisions. Finally, the ideal candidate will have experience converting legacy systems although this is not required.
The starting salary will be based on the selected candidate's experience, skills, education, and internal salary equity, and includes a generous benefits package.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, management information systems or closely related field ANDthree years of experience in .NET technologies with an emphasis on application design and development. See Council's job posting for education and years of experience equivalencies.
What additional skills and experience would be helpful in this job (desired qualifications):
Experience with any of the following:
- Microsoft Visual Studio for custom software development and maintenance
- Microsoft Azure App Technologies
- Microsoft Power Platform
- NET MVC Core C#
- Modern HTML5/CSS/Java Script
- Microsoft SQL Server Database Development on Prem and Cloud
- Developing and consuming web service interfaces
- Modernizing legacy systems
- Packaged software
- Responsive web design