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Software Developer - Associate

Software Developers - do you want influence a global IT application from Chicago? Global logistics player with roadmap of huge growth is seeking software developers of all experience levels to add to a small team in Chicago. Focussed, team players with a can-do attitude are required to work on an exciting innovative global project. A recent college degree or multi-year experience of software development are required.


This is a great opportunity to develop your skills in a friendly team environment. Career progression opportunities for all levels with stand-out candidates considered for System Architect/IT Manager roles in the future. Competitive salaries on offer, depending on candidate’s experience and potential.


Responsibilities and duties to include:

  • Undertake the full development lifecycle of a global enterprise class application

  • Produce high quality software solutions within time and budget

  • Create and execute innovative IT solutions to problems

  • Work within a team and focus on continuous improvement and learning

  • Some limited travel will be required to include North America/Europe/Brazil

  • Provide support of existing applications to an agreed SLA

  • Facilitate and support onsite deployments of major projects


Skills that are required:

  • Proactive can-do attitude and work ethic

  • Ability to adapt to new technologies and ideas

  • Communications skills both written and oral

  • Degree or third level qualification in IT or equivalent experience

  • Full understanding of querying relational databases

  • 2+ years development experience of successfully delivering development projects in a commercial environment

  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux Operating System and commands

  • Good business process analysis skills

  • A strong service and business focus

  • The ability to work under pressure and deliver to changing business demands

  • Ability to see bigger picture and understand a global application focus

  • Ability to code to standards and take direction as to general coding methods


Skills that would be advantageous:

  • Development experience: JavaScript and HTML
  • Development experience: HTML5, Bootstrap, and jQuery; including web design
  • Development experience: Progress/OpenEdge CHUI, WebSpeed
  • XML file manipulation skills and experience
  • Experience and understanding of the Supply Chain/Logistics industry
  • The ability to mentor other developers and take the lead on key project elements
  • Knowledge of source code control applications and how they fit into the SDLC
  • Web Server Experience IIS and Apache


At syncreon - A DP World Company we are fully committed to the health and safety of our employees. We have full prevention and mitigation processes in place, including cleaning and sanitization practices, as well as screenings, masks and social distancing. syncreon complies with national, state and local orders.


syncreon - A DP World Company offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


About syncreon - A DP World Company 
At syncreon - A DP World Company, we partner with customers, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon to provide specialized logistics, operational excellence and value added solutions in: Fulfillment, eCommerce & Value-Add Solutions, Manufacturing Support & Assembly Services, Export Packing, Transportation Management and Reverse, Repair & Service Parts.

We specialize in the design and operation of supply chain solutions for Automotive, Technology, Consumer Home Products, Industrial, Healthcare & MedTech companies. Today we have 14,000+ employees working in 100+ locations worldwide who enjoy our supportive culture, dedication to work-life balance, people development and superb career opportunities.


Candidates chosen to move forward within the Recruitment Process may be required to undergo an assessment and/or submit further background information. Any offers of employment may be conditional on completion of required checks and provision of relevant documentation, in accordance with the applicable local legislation.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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