AECOM Application Developer in New York, New York

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Application Developer

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

We are looking for an Application Developer who will work in accordance with the company’s application development lifecycle to design and develop both new and enhanced functionality to software applications that meet business specifications. Development responsibilities will encompass front and backend development, while keeping application performance in mind.

Responsibilities include: design, coding, unit testing, support and documentation all delivered on time at the required quality level.


  • Will need to address day to day support of the application to help business users with their immediate needs as well as identify enhancement requests, bug fixes, data fixes, etc.

  • Develop an in-depth knowledge of the company’s application portfolio, development tools, and development procedures

  • Actively participate in the review of business / system requirements to obtain a thorough understanding of needs in order to deliver accurate solutions

  • Brainstorm technical solutions with the development team and expeditiously troubleshoot production issues

  • Provide development estimates and timelines for schedule planning

  • Produce functional documentation based on requirements provided by business end users as required

  • Produce technical documentation that accurately and thoroughly depicts the software design and code base that supports QA testing, deployment and production support activities

  • Provide status updates to management including but not limited to work in all phases (planning, progress and completion) and any issues or exceptions impacting quality or target dates

  • Perform systems analysis and functional or unit testing as needed

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of a college degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology.

  • Minimum of 5+ years of working knowledge using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery, Prototype, JSON, .Net 3.5 / 4.0 features using C# and VB. PHP, SQL Server

  • Good oral and written communication skills and ability to deliver a high level of customer service

  • Highly autonomous, self-starter with experience in the full development lifecycle

  • Team player with a positive attitude and excellent interpersonal skills

  • Quick-learner, familiar with common design patterns, adept at studying other people's code

  • Ability to analyze and resolve technical issues and problems, identifying different design alternatives

  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind scalable applications of PHP, .NET and MVC design patterns.

  • Understanding accessibility and security of web applications based on user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments

  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system

  • Familiarity with limitations of PHP/.NET as a platform and its workarounds

  • Working knowledge of MSSQL and its various objects

  • Scrum Methodology for Agile Development

  • Team Foundation Server (TFS) or other source code repo such as GIT.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Visual Basic 6.0, VBA, Crystal Reports, React

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Information Technology

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184958BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.