Software Developer in Lacey, WA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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Job Description

Company Description

Hummingbird Scientific is seeking a Software Developer with professional software development experience to expand our programming team. At Hummingbird Scientific, we design, develop, and build cutting-edge in-situ equipment used in electron, ion, and x-ray microscopes. The precision microscopy devices we create and manufacture are used by world-class academic institutions, national laboratories, government agencies, and private industry in the United States and around the world.

Job Description

As a Software Developer you will work in a close team to develop internal software used by all company departments. A Successful candidate will have a firm grasp of Javascript and working knowledge of .net (VB and C#), jQuery, Bootstrap, and/or Knockout libraries as well as be comfortable working with IIS, and SQL. Experience with or interest in programming microcontrollers and working with sophisticated scientific hardware is also desired.

We value people who are positive, organized, multi-dimensional, and self-directing. People that apply for this position must understand and appreciate project management, take responsibility for every facet of their work, and be able work a design from start to finish.

Candidates for this position must be available to work at our Lacey location. This is not a contract position.

Job Requirements


Required Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years professional software development experience (required)
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree (required)
  • Proficient with Javascript & familiar with at least one major library (jQuery, bootstrap, knockout)
  • Proficient with .net (VB & C# .net) stack (C# preferred)

Prefered Experience

  • Experience with agile software development methodologies
  • Experience with Test Driven Development practices
  • Familiar with SQL - table, view, and stored procedure design
  • Demonstrate good judgement with respect to software architecture decisions
  • Demonstrated track record of developing and deploying projects on time

Additional Information

You must have excellent references who can speak to your skills, work ethics, and character.

Compensation: Hummingbird Scientific offers a generous compensation package based on experience and demonstrated capabilities.  Benefits include paid vacation, holidays, sick time, medical and dental benefits as well as a company 401(k) plan.

Learn more about Hummingbird Scientific at:

Location: This job is located in Lacey, WA.

Interested?  Apply below with your resume