Software Developer Job Description


A software developer’s primary duty is to fix and improve existing software, test and deploy programs and systems. They should produce clean, efficient, and code-based programs based on specifications. The software developer needs to build and implement functional programs and they would be working with other developers and product managers throughout the software development life cycle. Their goal is to build efficient programs and systems that would serve the user’s needs. A software developer’s job depends on organizations and client’s needs and some build systems that run devices and networks. Some professionals develop applications that make people able to perform various tasks on computers, cellphones, and other devices.

Software Developer Job Titles:

  • Software Developer (Full-Time)
  • Junior Software Developer
  • Software Developer
  • Java Applications Developer
  • Software Engineers

Software Developer Job Summary:

We are looking to hire a successful candidate who has a degree in computer science or a related field and have enough experience in a similar field. The role will allow you to perform software engineering with a group of engineers in the development of analytical instruments using embedded and cloud-based technologies. You would be an ideal fit if you have a passion for learning and developing new products as well as improving existing products. We value interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously. The successful candidate will be having the ability to take on a high level of responsibility and be a contributor to team success. They should coordinate with the team to design, document, develop, and debug applications.

Software Developer Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work with developers to design algorithms and flowcharts
  • Develop and maintain new software programs
  • Maintain and improve the performance of existing software
  • Regularly communicate with team leader and team members and technical support colleagues
  • Design and update software databases
  • Test and maintain software products to ensure strong functionality
  • Modify the software to fix errors, improve its performance and upgrade interfaces
  • Direct system testing and validation procedures
  • Direct software programming and documentation development
  • Consult with departments on technical issues including software maintenance
  • Designing and developing a software system using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict outcomes and design consequences
  • Preparing reports on programming project specification, activities
  • Conferring with the project manager to obtain information on limitations or capabilities

Software Developer Skills and Qualification:

  • Bachelor degree in computer science or related field
  • Must possess a minimum of 3 years of experience as a software developer or software engineer
  • Extensive knowledge about agile development methodologies
  • Experience with databases and object-relational mapping and frameworks
  • Punctual, reliable and must have strong communication skill
  • Able to work in a team and produce quality output under tight deadlines
  • Strong verbal and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated and strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, prioritization skill, and time management
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude
  • Maintain a strong relationship with key groups
  • Possessing project management skill, analytical skill
  • Motivational and communication skill
  • An empowered team member, a process-oriented thinker

Leave a Comment