Service Corporation International (SCI) Corporate - Software Developer I in Cincinnati, Ohio

Overview & Responsibilities

Making Everlasting Memories ® (MeM ® ) develops creative software solutions to enhance the way people celebrate and memorialize lives lived. With our suite of web based applications, users are able to create tribute movies, memorial websites, printable service items, bound story books and many other keepsakes.

To support our continued growth, MeM is expanding its Technology Team with individuals who learn quickly and possess excellent technical skills. We’re currently seeking a Full Stack Developer to assist in the design and implementation of new business initiatives. We are an agile shop, like to try new tools and processes, aren’t afraid to change, and release small chunks of value to our vast customer network just as quickly as we can. We work together, peer review each other, and code by the Boy Scout rule of leaving things better than we found them.

With MeM, you’ll have the opportunity to get on board with a growing, dynamic company—plus the chance to make a lasting impact on your own career. Our new employees join a supportive community of colleagues in a lively work environment, where they’ll gain experience using the latest technology in a (mostly) Microsoft environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in all phases of software development in an agile environment

  • Practice SOLID coding principles with unit tests, refactoring, review

  • Design and code new features based upon just enough specification to provide a minimum viable product.

  • Iterate existing features to continually add value to the overall product offerings.

  • Analyze existing features to determine where problems occur and develop possible solutions

  • Work within departmental standards, policy, and guidelines of software development, security, and operational support.

  • Demonstrates strong ability to work as a member of a team

  • Regular attendance is required

  • Other duties and projects as assigned.

Requirements & Qualifications

Education

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in the discipline; or equivalent offsetting experience (boot camp/code school training)

Experience

  • Strong coding skills in C#, SQL, Javascript and associated frameworks

  • Desire to continually make the codebase better

  • Proficiency in analysis and problem solving

  • Ability to take initiative and conduct thorough follow-up

  • Excellent oral and written communication – able to voice concerns, suggest changes and improvements during retrospectives, and give daily standup reports

  • Ability to pair program and participate in peer code reviews

  • Experience in Visual Studio

Additional skills preferred:

  • AWS services – Lambda, Docker

  • Experience with GitHub

  • Experience with TeamCity

SCI Overview

Who we are. What we do.

We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

Benefits Options:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)

  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match

  • Vacation and sick time

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Funeral discounts, and more

SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at.

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

Associate Requisition ID Req.60394

# of Openings 1

Category (Portal Searching) Information Technology

Type Full-Time