Senior Software Developer (R5567)

IT White Bear Lake, Minnesota


Position at Taymark, Inc.

Taymark Inc. is seeking a Senior Software Developer in our IT Department. This position is responsible for designing, developing, install and maintain business and management information systems and procedures.  This role will develop specific computer and business expertise necessary to solve production and maintenance problems in assigned project/system areas.  Prepares and conducts system and programming tests requiring interfacing of hardware and software. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Designs, writes and maintains systems/programs of moderate to advanced complexity and scope
  • Performs functions necessary to maintain the C# programs that make up the manufacturing production environment as well as any other internally developed or third party application integration and extension as assigned by management.  This may include running of production jobs or reports, database or file manipulation, exception analysis and handling, and program development or modification
  • Develops unit test plans for all development projects
  • Tests and debugs programs, consults with users in the development of test data, tests programs using test data and appropriate files, and reviews results with users
  • Performs quality assurance testing for programs developed by other team members as assigned by management
  • Performs program maintenance and problem resolution on assigned systems/programs outside of normal working hours when required to support the production environment
  • Attends training courses as recommended by Managers
  • May occasionally work with outside IT resources.  These can include sister company IT departments, contractors/consultants, or vendors/suppliers
  • Notifies management whenever a production-impacting incident occurs
  • Provides regular updates to management on production issues or project status based on mutually determined schedule
  • Delivers well-tested code for assigned projects within agreed-upon project timeframes
  • Adheres to company standards and methodology
  • Adheres to company confidentiality and security requirements
  • Demonstrates high level of integrity and professionalism

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum two-year Technical Degree
  • Minimum three years relevant work experience
  • Ability to work with both users and technical personnel and to provide a high level of customer service
  • Able to clearly and effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Strong analytical, technical, and organization skills
  • Working knowledge of the following:
    • C# .Net, and Visual Studio
    • MVC with ASP.NET
    • MS SQL Server and other Database file access
    • Computer hardware, Web Platforms, Servers, Personal Computers and peripheral devices
    • Computer Software including systems and application software

Preferred Qualifications:

  • JavaScript
  • Bachelor degree in a technical field 
  • Adobe InDesign Server or similar layout and composition engine experience

About Taylor Corporation

One of the top five graphics communications companies in North America, Taylor’s family of companies provide a diverse set of products, services and technologies addressing the toughest communication challenges. For 45 years, Taylor has been a premier provider of powerful and innovative products, services and expertise for individuals, businesses and distributors large and small. Our 12,000+ employees spanning more than 25 states and nine countries work diligently to create the interactive, printing and marketing solutions that have helped build some of the world’s more recognizable brands. Everything we do begins with identifying the unique priorities and needs of our customers and creating one-of-a-kind solutions.

Taymark Inc., a division of Taylor Corporation, located in White Bear Lake MN, provides a full range of products and services to recognize the achievements of school aged children and the celebration marking milestones in their lives. We will respond with products for schools, teachers, parents, advisors and coaches to help develop children’s pride and confidence in their achievements and provide lasting memories of celebrations of significant events in their formative years.  Taymark also provides Business Communication products such as; Letterhead, Stationery, Brochures, Post Cards, Holiday cards, Recognition certificates and jackets etc. Business units within Taymark include: Elementary & Middle School, High School & Prom, PaperDirect, Idea Art, Current Labels, Artistic Labels, Party, Costumes, and Fulfillment (Pick & Pack and Wide-Format Digital Print)

Taylor Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.