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At Calpine, we give you the tools you need to chart your own career path in an engaging, fast-paced environment where you can learn from power industry leaders.

Whether you are a student seeking an internship that offers real-world experience, a recent graduate ready to build a rewarding career or a seasoned professional who wants to expand your horizons, Calpine provides meaningful opportunities and challenges.

Our learning and development platforms and educational reimbursement programs enable employees with initiative to explore their own potential in a dynamic and rewarding industry.

Requisition Number 17-0400
Title Sr. Web Developer
City Houston
State TX
Job Family Retail
Shift Days
Employee Type Regular
Subject to DOT Regulations No
Relocation Provided No
Location Champion Houston
Description Defines and develops new system technologies.

· Performs new systems development.

· Performs maintenance and support on existing software systems.

· Gathers and interprets system requirements.

· Writes technical documentation

Makes independent development, architectural, and systems decisions.

· Develops coding standards.

· Develops technical requirements.

· Reviews work of less experienced developers.

Work Complexity & Independent Judgment

· Develops and implements solutions for complex system and architectural issues.

· Resolves the most complex technical issues, conferring with management when necessary.

· Determines technical direction for IT projects.

· Serves as resource to others in issue resolution..

Self Mgt. & Leadership

· Works under limited supervision.

· Leads large/complex development projects.

· Mentors less experienced developers.

Technical Competence

· Experience with the Microsoft Development stack including:

o ASP.NET (Web forms and MVC using C#)

o SQL Server (Stored procedures and Schema management)

o Internet Information Services

o Classic ASP (VB Script)

· Experience with standard web development tools including:

o JavaScript

o JQuery

o Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

o 3rd party web development plug-ins (calendars, custom lists, other widgets)

· Experience writing and consuming web services.

· Ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies as needed.

Requirements Minimum 2 years’ experience developing in a retail electricity environment.

· Minimum 10 years’ experience in software development with degree from technical/vocational school or equivalent. Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or related technical field preferred, or

· Minimum 15 years’ experience without degree.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
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