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VB.NET Database Developer

VB.NET Database Developer

 

Rock Island Auction Company, the World’s #1 auction house for collectable firearms and military memorabilia with sales exceeding $70 Million in 2018, has an opportunity for a full-time VB.NET Database Developer.  If you are comfortable working with SQL Server and writing front-end VB.Net code then this might be the job for you! 

Essential Job Functions

  • Experience developing Windows forms applications using VB.Net
  • Experience writing queries and procedures using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent with programming experience
  • 3 years of design and/or development experience with VB.NET, Windows Forms and SQL Server in an n-tier architecture
  • Strong background in object oriented development techniques
  • Ability to work with teams as well as independently depending on project scope
  • Experience with writing Web Services, Windows services and custom controls helpful
  • Experience with concurrent development source control (Git) a plus
  • Experience with MySQL a plus
  • Experience working with MS Access forms and VBA a plus

Responsibilities

  • Utilize established development tools, guidelines and conventions including primarily SQL Server and VB.NET, 3rd party API connectivity and possibly other technologies like, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and C#
  • Database design and development using Microsoft SQL Server
  • Report creation using SSRS
  • Write clean, scalable code using VB.NET
  • Revise, update, refactor and debug code
  • Prepare and maintain code for various .NET applications and resolve any defects in systems
  • Enhance existing systems by analyzing business objectives, preparing an action plan and identifying areas for modification and improvement
  • Investigate and develop skills in new technologies
  • Collaborate with internal teams to produce software design and architecture
  • Monitor everyday activities of system and provide required support
  • Migrate legacy (Access VBA) software to new VB.NET applications
  • Provide application support for staff
  • Develop documentation throughout

If you love coming to work every day and want a wide range of project types and challenges for a long-term career, we want you!  You will be supporting three separate companies under the same ownership. 

Full time employees enjoy a variety of benefits including PTO, Vacation, medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and much more.  Learn more about us at www.rockislandauction.com

Send cover letter and resume via email to hr@rockislandauction.com or mail to Human Resources at Rock Island Auction Company, 7819 42nd Street W. Rock Island, IL 61201. No phone calls please.

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