Senior Web Developer

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Title: Senior Developer, Web Production

Reports To: Director, Web Production

Are you passionate about bringing exciting experiences to the web on all devices? Do you like working with the latest Web technologies, including .NET 4.0, ASP.NET MVC, C#, jQuery, responsive web design, etc.? Are you capable of mentoring and growing great teams? Come join an exciting travel company!

The Senior Developer, Web Production will lead the technological development for our company both globally and cross-platform, ensuring that the digital efforts of the company are backed by the strongest platforms, code bases, databases, and services available. This key role is responsible for establishing web development protocols and standards at Viking, transitioning the company from vendor-provided technical solutions to in-house expertise, setting the digital standard and providing our guests around the world with the best online experience possible.

Job Responsibilities:
• Takes the lead in designing, developing, enhancing, and maintaining innovative Web-based technology solutions for all digital needs of Viking Cruises and its global and multi-screen platform properties
• Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the integration of new products and services per production and company requirements
• Implement features and functionality including guest facing enhancements and applications and backend database integration, API , and 3rd party services
• Ensure strong site optimization and performance from both front end and backend systems
• Integrates web applications with backend customer/product databases, ERP and CRM systems
• Deploys web-based transaction systems using application servers
• Develops custom solutions in ASP.NET/C# platforms to solve challenging business and systems integrations problems
• A strong technical leader capable of mentoring and growing other developers

Job Requirements:
• Strong knowledge of development within the ASP.NET framework and C#, HTML4/HTML5, CSS2/CSS3
• Experience with SDL Tridion WMS
• Advanced experience level with ASP.NET, Javascript and web technologies such as XML, AJAX, JSON, CSS, REST and web services, other Javascript frameworks such as JQuery
• Working knowledge with MS SQL databases and integration with .NET/C# solutions
• Strong track record of shipping high-quality product features on schedule
• Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously while effectively managing schedule and communicating progress
• Ability to adapt to continually-changing priorities and aggressive project timeframes and work on fast-paced, complex projects
• Ability to work independently in a team to deliver innovative solutions solving challenging business/technical problems. From high level vision and architecture, down to quality design and implementation
• Must have a passion for functional testing, performance/security testing and experience in writing test automation
• Working knowledge of responsive design and CSS3 hacks for developing mobile web applications
• Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) expertise
• Working knowledge of SharePoint