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Software Engineer

Date Posted
June 17, 2022
Full Time
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Job Title:  Software Engineer
Salary:  $95,700
Location:  Remote
Reports to:  Katrina Jackson
Closing date:  3 July 2022

SUMMARY: Designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software applications. Supports and or/installs software applications. Participates in the software development process; including analysis, test review, test witnessing and certification of software. Performs other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related area from an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education is required

  • Must have 4 years prior experience in programming or a related field

  • General knowledge of business processes is required

  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and used with ASP.NET/.NET,SQL,C#,MVC, and JavaScript

  • Skills to leverage problem solving and analysis to develop, implement, provide maintenance support for, and optimize performance of, new and existing software solutions.

  • Must be able to read and follow business requirements documentation and technical specifications.

  • Ability to analyze and resolve end user issues experienced in existing software applications.


  • Ability to learn quickly

  • Strong problem-solving

  • Able to handle pressure situations

  • Positive attitude

  • Detail orientation

  • Self-motivation

  • Good communication skills

  • Work individually and as a member of a team

  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Microsoft Certification is preferred
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS: Work is usually performed in a well-lit and temperate office environment. Physical demands include: constant close-vision work and ability to adjust focus; frequent sitting, using hands and fingers to handle objects and operate office equipment and controls, reaching with hands and arms, lifting up to 35 pounds, squatting, bending and walking; occasional lifting or moving up to 50 pounds or more, and working in unsupported body positions.
To apply, visit our website at to complete and submit our required online employment application.  You may submit a resume in addition to a completed employment application via email to   This position does not offer a relocation package. In this position, the Civil Air Patrol offers a 401(k) retirement plan, health/dental insurance, paid life insurance, sick/vacation leave, paid holidays, and a flexible spending account.  No phone calls, please. EOE

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