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Back-end Developer

Morgantown, West Virginia
Job Type
14 Jul 2022

Back-end Developer Morgantown, WV

Looking to join a rapidly growing company that offers diverse work and is committed to your safety? Now is a great time to apply for a Back-end Developer position at Pillar innovations. Here at Pillar, we are a service company committed to offering a diverse product portfolio to fulfill the needs of energy, mining, environmental, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, wireless communications, and food & beverage sectors.

Pillar is currently on the lookout for a Back-end Developer to join our Morgantown, WV team. This position will be based out of our Morgantown office. We are looking for individuals who get excited about tackling a different challenge daily and are willing to adapt based on the needs of our customers.


Job Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, troubleshoot, debug, and test existing software systems and new applications using state of the art software languages and tools
  • Develop and execute software development plans according to Pillar Development methodology on small to medium sized projects
  • Experience with the Agile Scrum and Kanban development methodologies
  • Work with Software Architect/Team Lead to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development
  • Develop maintainable code that matches specifications
  • Develop solutions to specifications which may not be well defined but satisfy the needs of the customer
  • Working knowledge of common software design patterns and anti-patterns
  • Using GIT to maintain software baselines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Create and maintain relevant documentation

Job Qualifications:
  • Valid drivers license
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or a related field
  • 4-9 years of experience in software or web/mobile development OR 2-7 years of experience with a masters Degree
  • Proficient with MS Office productivity software
  • Proficient in MSSQL, Linux, and NoSQL Databases
  • Design software for Cloud based computer platforms
  • Able to balance multiple projects and efficiently organize work tasks to meet company goals
  • Critical thinking with exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Able to work independently and in team environments
  • Basic Understanding of Agile/Scrum Methodologies
  • Proactive, resourceful and highly motivated with good communication skills
  • Ability to maintain professionalism while interacting with customers, with an aptitude to answer technical questions in a simplified manner
  • Able to work a flexible schedule and adjust to changing business needs
  • Experience in Python & Git a plus
  • Willingness to participate in Pillar Innovations Drug and Alcohol policy, which includes pre-employment, random, post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing as requested

Working Conditions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to:
  • Walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb ladders and stairs; crawl; kneel
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds unassisted.
  • Must be safety and customer-focused, without exception
AAP/EEO Statement Pillar Innovations is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that provides opportunities without regard to any protected classes under applicable law.

ADA Statement

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Other DutiesThis job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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  • Job Reference: 657833387-2
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Pillar Innovations
  • Location: Morgantown, West Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent