Avanade Inc. Solution Development Consultant - Sydney in Sydney, Australia

At Avanade, business and technology consulting isn't just your career…it's your passion. And that means more than just working with new innovations. It means using technology to solve business problems in ways that make a real difference to you, your customers, and the world.

At Avanade, we:

  • Are passionate about pushing the limits of Microsoft technologies to help our customers achieve their goals

  • Thrive on open dialogue and debate. We share best practices and solve problems through teamwork.

  • Are committed to growth - as an organization and for each individual.

As a Solution Development Consultant, your focus will be on developing and testing mission critical enterprise solutions comprised of custom development and enterprise products.

You will provide professional consulting services on major enterprise initiatives utilizing the Microsoft Framework including web services, enterprise portals and mobile applications. You will build management, technical and planning skills by participating in large projects. You will improve your abilities to think creatively, design solutions, and interact with customers. You will contribute to our vast repository of intellectual property as we employ Microsoft technologies to create a dramatically more personal, integrated computing experience.

You will:

  • Participate in the assessment of the customer environment, their requirements and documents results properly

  • Develop technical specifications based on functional requirements

  • Develop adaptive code to best practices, principles and patterns

  • Perform automated testing according to a given test plan and documents results

  • Perform basic support and debugging in test and production environment

  • Identify and escalate problems

  • Maintain and repair existing applications

  • Develop components of the technical solution proposal


Minimum Requirements:

You will have excellent communication skills and will have hands-on experience working on component based applications in a distributed environment. Qualified candidates should possess:

  • 1+ year technology consulting

  • 2 to 4+ years as a programmer

  • Deep Microsoft platform Skills

  • Full lifecycle experience developing large scale, scalable applications

  • 2 + years demonstrated strong knowledge and proficiency in the following:

  • .NET Framework

  • QA & Testing procedures


  • HTML 5 / CSS

  • JavaScript, jQuery, Angular.JS

  • C#, Unity

  • SQL Server

  • Xamarin

  • Azure

  • 2+ years demonstrated strong knowledge and proficiency in the following development methodologies:

  • Agile (Scrum) / TDD

  • Waterfall / Iterative Waterfall

  • Object Oriented Development

  • Patterns

  • Design for reuse

Demonstrated project experience with regard to estimates, planning and deliverables:

  • Proven ability to understand a customer's needs

  • Strong critical thinking skills, and the ability to think on your feet

  • Ability to learn in a fast-paced environment

  • Willingness to travel

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Passion for technology

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS or related field

Are you ready?

Are you passionate about pushing the limits of Microsoft technologies to help our customers achieve their goals?

Do you thrive in an organization with real passion for collaboration, business and changing things for the better?

Are you analytical and enthusiastic, full of curiosity and drive, and have an eye for business?

Are you excited by developing well-crafted software using agile and lean approaches?

Do you have a never-ending thirst for knowledge and you like to share it with fellow developers and consultants?

Would you love to be part of a skilled and passionate team that every day will inspire you to be the best you can be?

If so, we might be just right for each other!

Requisition ID - 46051

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.

Category: Software Engineering