Frontend VB.NET Developer
Ukraine, Poland, Bulgaria
Infopulse is inviting a talented professional to join our project as a VB.NET Developer for our respectable client Valmet remotely in Ukraine or Europe.
Valmet is a leading global developer and supplier of process technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Valmet's automation systems and flow control solutions serve an even broader base of process industries. The company has over 220 years of industrial history and a strong record of accomplishment in continuous improvement and renewal. Every day, 17,500 professionals worldwide work close to Valmet's customers and are committed to moving their performance forward. Valmet's shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki, and the head office is in Espoo, Finland.
The team is building a product to stabilize the plant against upsets and reduce variability. The software ensures that every control loop completes its mission, keeping the plant at optimum performance. The software assesses the performance of instruments, valves, and controllers and then prioritizes the corrective actions needed to drive a plant to its optimum performance. 8000+ licenses for the software are sold globally, with 300k+ control loops monitored. Some of the customers are Chevron, 3M, and British Petroleum.
The cooperation with Valmet is more expansive than a single project. We aim to build a strong team capable of doing any tasks associated with the product.
The software has been in the market for more than 20 years. It runs on Windows Server and has been built using Microsoft tools.
Areas of Responsibility
Review and elaborate requirements specifications
Test-Driven Development for easier product maintenance
This position involves maintaining and extending applications that use relational databases
Analysis of User feedback to improve the UX of the app even further
Development of new UI portal sections and new solutions
Recommend design improvements or corrections to engineers throughout the development process
Suggest changes to the SDLC processes and implement them
- Maintain effective communication with the project team
5+ years of development experience, including at least 3 years in VB6 and VB.NET
Experience with database access, C/C++/C#
Understand Software Development Life Cycle, defect management, Agile process, test automation
At least upper-intermediate level of English knowledge
- An ideal candidate would have industrial automation experience (but this is not mandatory)
Strong team-playing and communication skills
As a part of product development teams, be open-minded to acquiring new skills
Take responsibility, make decisions and take the initiative in their area of control
- Be creative, coming up with new ideas and solutions