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Lead IT Development

Lead IT Development

Information Technology


Rochester, NY

Job ID: 6305

About Frontier Communications

Frontier® Communications provides communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 25 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses.

Job Description

Frontier Communications is seeking a Lead Developer for its Rochester, New York development center. We are seeking a developer to lead a team of Microsoft technology developers to build core web applications to streamline business processes. This developer will collaborate with stakeholders in the business and IT colleagues to define requirements, architect, design, implement, and test major components for this portal, using Microsoft .NET technologies. This agile team is focused on continuous site improvement based on evolving requirements, business needs, user feedback and site metrics.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Architect, design and implement components
  • Lead and collaborate with the team to develop and evolve a very intuitive User Experience, incorporating input from colleagues, site metrics, and user feedback
  • Identify and investigate key requirements, solutions, and technologies
  • Work closely with architects and developers from Frontier's infrastructure IT teams to integrate customer-facing web sites with Frontier's enterprise systems
  • Deliver software of the highest quality through good design, attention to detail, clever use of automated testing, and thorough unit/system testing
  • Deliver components on aggressive schedules
  • Collaborate with other members of the product development team throughout the development lifecycle
  • Lead and mentor other developers on the team


Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years’ experience in software development, 2+ in a Lead Role
  • 5+ years working with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript/AJAX/JQuery
  • 5+ years developing in ASP.NET / C#.NET
  • 5+ years working with Microsoft SQL Server, including SSIS and SSRS
  • Skilled in database design, SQL, stored procedures, query performance analysis, and query optimization
  • Background in Web Services and related technologies (XML, JSON, SOAP, RESTful)
  • Experience working in N-Tier architectures (UI, Business Logic Layer, Data Access Layer) and with Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA).
  • Strong ability to develop and analyze requirements and to architect, design, and implement high-quality software solutions to meet those requirements
  • Solid object-oriented design, programming, and debugging skills
  • Proficient in leveraging development tools - source code management, IDEs, and debuggers
  • Proven track record for project delivery
  • Highly motivated self-starter, who thrives in a fast-paced environment and can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent team player, eager to learn from others and to share skills with colleagues
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Experience in site scalability, performance analysis, and optimization
  • Experience with ColdFusion or Apigee is a plus
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies
  • Microsoft certifications are a plus

Frontier Communications is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.