Randstad Web Developer - .NET in Malden, Massachusetts

Web Developer - .NET


job details:

  • location:Malden, MA

  • date posted:Tuesday, July 11, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:564386


The Executive Office of Education is seeking an ASP.net Developer to upgrade, enhance and regression test a set of ASP.Net (using VB) web-based tools used to import/display test items previously delivered in a custom-defined XML format to use QTI v2.1 format.


  • Enable our existing MCAS XML Upload application to handle new uploads using the new QTI 2.1 format.

  • Update the MCAS Items Admin application to enable the assessment team to view/update/promote NextGen MCAS test items.

  • Update the MCAS Search tool to display/search NextGen MCAS questions.

  • Update Curriculum Frameworks Search tool to enable users to view related MCAS Items.

  • Update MCAS Question of the Day to handle display of NextGen MCAS Items.

  • All code MUST be written in ASP.Net (using VB)

  • Manage Full-Life Cycle of project from analyzing business requirements, developing and testing software through production, deployment and change control.

  • Meet scheduled delivery dates as defined by project manager.

  • Troubleshoot, debug and optimize code for performance

  • Communicate effectively with product stakeholders and project team.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 4+ years of hands-on experience as a .Net developer using associated technologies (XML/HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery AJAX, VB.Net).

  • 4+ years working with Microsoft IIS on Windows server platforms. MCSE/MCSD Preferred.

  • 2+ years using MS SQL Server and Oracle Databases. Ability to write queries and perform general DBA tasks such as SSIS.

  • Experience with IMS QTI Specification version 2.1 is highly desired but not required.

  • Ability to load and Transform XML into a relational database.

  • Ability to review/proof all code to ensure error-free functionality within all targeted browsers.

  • Good understanding of page flow, user interface design and navigation structures.

  • Must be creative and resourceful, a self-starter and highly motivated. Able to work independently, while remaining an effective and efficient member of cross-functional teams.

  • Must be highly organized, with excellent follow-through, multi-tasking and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.