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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 Working for one of the premier Retail Energy providers, Champion Energy Services, this person in this role will contribute to key transformational initiatives. If you are self-motivated, can meet and exceed expectations with limited supervision, have experience leading large complex projects, enjoy mentoring less experienced developers, and like hands on leadership, then this opportunity may be for you.

• Define and develop new system technologies
• Work with ASP.NET with web forms and MVC, C#, standard web tools (bootstrap, jQuery, JavaScript), Web Service development, SQL Server (stored procedures and database object maintenance), IIS
• Perform maintenance and support on existing software systems
• Gather and interpret system requirements
• Write technical documentation
• Make independent development, architectural, and systems decisions
• Develop coding standards
• Develop technical requirements
• Review work of less experienced developers
• Exercise independent judgment
• Develop and implement solutions for complex system and architectural issues
• Resolve most complex technical issues, conferring with management when necessary
• Determine technical direction for IT projects
• Serve as resource to others in issue resolution

Must also demonstrate:
• Ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies as needed
Requirements Job 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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