Join the revolution! Avalara Inc., one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States, is seeking one a Software Engineer.
Recently recognized by Inc. Magazine and other national publications, Avalara is the leader in web-based sales and use tax automation services and has experienced explosive growth since its inception in 2004. Based on Bainbridge Island, WA, and with offices across the U.S. and overseas, Avalara offers exciting opportunities in numerous fields.
As a member of our development team you will have the opportunity to work on our state of the art sales tax returns platform, Avalara Returns. Our product is a dynamic, scalable engine for translating customer data into the formats required by states and jurisdictions. Based on C#, REST and JSON, the engine handles complex state requirements and provides Avalara customers a consistent and reliable compliance solution.
This position requires an inquisitive mind and the ability to work with a varied team of content, legal, and compliance experts, as well as program managers and quality assurance team members.
Design and Implement software in a services oriented architecture, with a focus on performance and testability
Write unit tests validating proper code function, and document features
Read, understand, and challenge requirements to continuously improve our software and find ways to solve problems efficiently and effectively
Take thorough ownership of a component and work closely with internal customers, product managers, quality assurance analysts, and content specialists
Experience and Skills:
5+ years of programming experience
Proven experience designing and implementing SaaS solutions using ASP.Net, .Net and C#
Experienced at implementing algorithms and refactoring code to improve application performance
Solid expertise designing and implementing SOAP and REST Web Services
Comfortable working with database applications and building data models
Excellent problem solving skills, with a keen eye for detail
BS in Computer Science required, MS in Computer Science preferred
Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.
Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
Level of Education: BA/BS
Starting Date : ASAP
435 Eriksen Avenue
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110