Senior UI and Database Engineer Digital Signal
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The role of the Senior User Interface/Database (UI/DB) Engineer is to design, implement, and maintain customer-facing user interfaces and database systems for our precision 3d imaging products. This position reports to Engineering but works closely with Product Management and development partners to develop and support product lines and customer integrations. Works under minimal supervision.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Design user interfaces to meet architectural and aesthetic requirements for clients
Rapid-prototype graphical user interfaces for product demonstrations, customer feedback and testing
Set the technology course for the infrastructure behind our product?s user interfaces (UI).
Advocate for the user and increase awareness about the importance of user-centered design.
Collaborate with a cross-functional team, and assist with non-user interface application layers when needed.
Research and apply best business practices for the design and administration of databases.
Implement proactive database performance monitoring, fine tuning, and optimize database systems.
Develop and implement database backup and disaster recovery strategies.
Conduct database capacity and availability audits.
Identify opportunities and implement solutions to enhance existing database systems.
Participate in IT and business projects to define database system requirements and recommend technology solutions.
Research, benchmark, document and introduce new technologies and features into application life cycle.
Create and maintain standard database policies, operating procedures, and overall documentation.
Supports other software development efforts as needed
Occasional after-hours maintenance and on-call support required.
Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or related field (MSCS highly desired).
5+ years experience designing, building, and testing client/server database systems.
5+ years experience in user interface design and application development.
Skilled with multiple presentation layer technologies (e.g. GWT, JQuery, WPF, InterfaceBuilder)
Inter-process communication protocols (e.g. AJAX, REST, JSON, XML)
.NET 3.5/4.0, VS2010, C#, MySQL/PostgreSQL/MS SQL Server 2008, IIS
Experience with either open source (preferably Python) or Microsoft-centric web application development, familiarity with both a strong plus
Strong visual design skills for User Interfaces (UI)
Understanding of database design and architecture considerations, including benefits/drawbacks of different architectures, design and tradeoffs for database performance, transactions throughput, and system scalability.
Expertise with DB systems, e.g. MySQL/PostgreSQL/MS SQL Server 2008, JDBC/ODBC, RDBMS
Expertise in C/C++/C#
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Capable of working independently with minimal supervision, with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
The drive and ability to work efficiently and meet demanding deadlines in a fast-paced work environment
Articulate about UI challenges, possible solutions, and preferred choices.
Knowledge and familiarity with security systems architectures (e.g. biometrics systems, PSIM) is highly desirable
Experience in designing and developing redundant, high-availability systems
Experience in designing and developing scalable network management EMS solutions
Familiarity with and development experience with cloud services (Amazon EC2, Google App Engine, MS Azure)
Experience migrating between different types of database technologies, e.g., migrating Oracle databases to SQL Server databases.
Experience with SQL Server Reporting Service and SQL Server Integration Service.
Experience with SQL Server clusters, database performance tuning, database monitoring, and database backup/recovery.
Experience with Data Warehousing and Datamart technologies.
Experience with LAMP, Tomcat, JBoss, Java, and, server-side scripting (e.g. PHP, Perl)
Comp TIA Security+ Certification, Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) or Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) qualifications in MS SQL Server 2008
Digital Signal Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a friendly, business environment with a competitive salary and benefits package.? All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of background and reference checks.
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