.NET Developer (Bulgaria)

Full-time

Full-time position for U.S. Company in Sofia, Bulgaria

An American-based firm, TBG (The Berndt Group) is an award-winning digital agency and a leading partner for Sitecore, a leading content management and personalization platform that is aligned with .NET development. We are building a development team in Sofia, Bulgaria. The Bulgarian development team will work closely with the U.S. project teams and be culturally well-integrated into the company. At TBG, we work on a variety of interesting projects in a range of industries with an emphasis on healthcare and financial services; check out our portfolio and website.

TBG is seeking full-time experienced .NET developers for a team in Sofia to work on building large websites and applications. If you're looking for a stimulating and engaging position and work environment at a successful, growing company, this job is for you!

The position requires fluency in English language and strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as a high level of personal organization. Bulgarian citizenship or work permit is required, no relocation assistance is provided.

Candidates should be comfortable working through structured, modular, and well-documented development processes, but also have enough flexibility to work in a mid-size and busy company working in teams on rapid-development projects. Training in Sitecore development will be provided as needed.

Maturity, creativity, strong problem-solving abilities, a detail-oriented and best practices approach to one’s work, and the general ability to understand client needs expressed in multiple types of requirements are a must. We are seeking candidates who are meticulous, able to multitask, have a high level of focus, and have a strong inherent interest in developing outstanding websites that solve real-world problems. A focus on completing scheduled work within budgeted hours for a project, and the ability to meet deadlines are essential.

The position includes:

  • Assisting in requirements gathering

  • Providing critical review of wireframes and functional designs

  • Developing solution architecture and database design

  • Generating requirements documentation

  • Conducting critical review of produced HTML and JavaScript

  • Performing problem-solving around new technologies and API integrations

  • Coding the project and managing the tasks of co-developers as well as code review of co-developers

  • Performing load, performance and scalability testing

  • Managing bug fixing during the Q/A phases

  • Performing deployments to production environments

  • Writing documentation for and performing client training

  • Supporting existing websites with new development and performing maintenance tasks

The position requires the developer to possess 3 - 5+ years of professional .Net experience regarding the following and should be able to demonstrate current capabilities that are comparable to our existing standards:

  • ASP.Net (C#)

  • Visual Studio

  • Object-oriented programming concepts

  • Relational database concepts

  • HTML and CSS

  • JavaScript

  • IIS

  • Technical writing (English language edits, updates to requirements and technical specifications)

Other skills considered a plus:

  • Major 3rd party CMS (i.e., Sitecore, Umbraco, EpiServer, Sitefinity, etc.)

  • TDS, TFS/VSTS experience (Dev Ops)

  • Other continuous integration tools (i.e., Octopus, Team City, Hudson, Jenkins, etc.)

  • jQuery and other JavaScript frameworks

  • Git source control management

  • Performance and functional testing tool use

Along with their resume, candidates should send examples of work in the form of URLs (public Github repositories, live websites or stage sites), with a general overview of what their role was related to the work examples provided.

This is a long-term opportunity with what is likely to be a growing team in Sofia, and a chance to learn Sitecore, which is a dominant platform for large websites and Web applications. It is also an opportunity to work with a U.S. firm focused on best practices, with interesting, complex projects that are highly interesting and at times on the forefront of Web development.

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  • avam-fifi
  • green donut
  • group session
  • julia-eric-at-desk
  • tbg building during sunset
  • knickknacks
  • talking in front of whiteboard
  • tbgers
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  • Project Managing
  • Constructing with legos
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Forget what you know about work. Life is short. Live Well.

Uninhibited brainstorming, a healthy sense of humor, passionate drive, teamwork, smarts, and high-quality results are the hallmarks of The Berndt Group (TBG). We've created a stimulating, pleasant work environment built on mutual respect where there is room to learn and express ourselves. We choose our teammates carefully, ensuring that each new member will enrich our close-knit group and help to fulfill our mutual goals. The result? An open-minded work environment with an enormous potential for growth, high employee retention, and outstanding, award-winning output. We're happy to be here. We enjoy our work. Learn more about TBG Culture.

The Berndt Group, LTD is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.