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.Net (VB6) Developer

Tukwilla, wa
Our client in Tukwila, WA is looking for a .NET developer for a 4 month contract..
What we do:
·         We are a team of four software developers who build and maintain roughly 20 in-house business applications, the vast majority being Windows applications with a MS SQL database behind them.
·         We are responsible for the entire application, including all the SQL development (table design, stored procedures).
·         We are a VB shop, and have been working on converting our VB6 applications to .Net.
·         We are vastly busy, being that all our VB6 applications have been developed and continuously built upon over the past 15+ years. Now they all need to be rewritten to .Net at the same time as the new business projects keep rolling in.
What the developer would do:
·         Work on rewriting existing VB6 applications to .Net.
·         Support production issues in AIS Mgmt (monitors and controls EDI transactions between CM and partners/customers). Less than 50% of total time.
·         Make modifications to existing VB6 and .Net applications when required by a new or changing business rule.
·         Assist in troubleshooting as other software and data issues arise.
·         Real work, not making copies or fetching coffee.
What we’re offering:
·         A 3 – 4 month contract beginning around the July 6, 2015. (
·         Regular fulltime hours, 8-5 Monday – Friday, with a one hour lunch break. (Hours are flexible, but should be in that ballpark)
We’re looking for someone:
·         With some .Net exposure (VB preferred, but it’s easy to move from C# to VB if necessary)
·         With some SQL exposure / understanding of relational databases.
·         Who is a good problem solver. (sometimes there are production issues that need to be tracked down an fixed)
·         Who plays well with others as well as independently.
·         Who is motivated and enthusiastic.
·         With good communication skills.
·         Who has a good attitude.
·         Who has a good sense of humor.
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