CDW Application Developer - Ecommerce in Vernon Hills, Illinois

The Application Developer develops customer facing e-commerce web sites and business software solutions through object and data modeling, database design, programming, quality assurance, and implementation support.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Work with Lead and Senior Application Developers to understand business needs and clarify requirements.

  • Develop applications to CDW coding standards and quality.

  • Collaborate with other developers to determine the optimal solution architecture to ensure application efficiency, maintainability, and scalability.

  • Develop system test plans, ensure software quality assurance (SQA) standards are achieved, and validate that business goals are accomplished.

  • Complete projects/tasks on a timely basis, according to commitments made to stakeholders and management.


  • Report project/task status to the appropriate Application Development Manager on a weekly basis (at minimum).

  • Ensure stakeholders are responded to in a timely and professional manner. Foster open lines of communication with all parties.


Education and/or Experience Qualifications

  • 3 years Application Development experience, or 2 years CDW Application Development experience.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent IT knowledge/experience.

Other Required Qualifications

  • Demonstrated understanding of object-oriented design and programming techniques.

  • Excellence verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with all stakeholders, including senior leadership.

  • Demonstrated resourcefulness in the software development process and creative problem solving skills.

  • History of balancing multiple priorities simultaneously with the ability to adapt to the changing needs of the business while meeting deadlines.

  • Working knowledge in all stages of the software development life cycle: requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and implementation. Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with AJAX, CSS, JavaScript, MVC, MVVM, RESTful Web Services, and TFS.

  • Demonstrated resourcefulness in the software development process and creative problem solving skills.

Application Developer - Ecommerce

Vernon Hills, IL