RELX Group Sr Software Engineer - MSP in Lansing, Michigan

Sr Software Engineer - MSP


Location: Lansing, Michigan, United States



Job Summary

The candidate chosen for this role will lead a team of software developers in an agile environment and apply technical, analytical and communication skills towards producing and maintaining high quality database driven web and Windows based applications using .NET and the Microsoft technology stack.

This role requires skills in problem-solving, thought leadership, organization, mentoring, coaching, and commitment to customer satisfaction. You will be working with team members on site at the customer’s center of operations and communicate with employees in the company across the country. You will work directly with the customer to provide analytics, facilitate decision making, and assist in developing reusable solutions.

We support the customer with applications to collect law enforcement information with complex business logic, multi-system integration and communication. We serve a varied user base with many roles, responsibilities, and experiences. We work directly with sworn officers of the law to provide solutions that meet their expectations with a keen understanding of their needs.

For this role we need someone driven and willing to work in a fast-paced environment and also to mentor junior developers.

This role includes offers exciting opportunities in

  • Leadership and customer visibility.

  • Software Development in the latest version of C# .NET Stack.

  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment using Git and Octopus Deploy.

  • Contribute to a peer reviewed codebase.

  • Design, develop, refine, and utilize DevOps tools.

Experience (US only) and Education

  • 5+ years of Software Engineering/DevOps experience

  • BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required

  • Experience with developing software for Law Enforcement preferred

Key Responsibilities

  • Interface with other technical personnel or team members to finalize requirements.

  • Write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of complex system components.

  • Complete complex bug fixes.

  • Work closely with other development team members to understand complex product requirements and translate them into software designs.

  • Successfully implement development processes, coding best practices, and code reviews.

  • Operate in various development environments (Agile, Waterfall, etc.) while collaborating with key stakeholders.

  • Resolve complex technical issues as necessary.

  • Keep abreast of new technology developments.

  • Design and work with complex data models.

  • Mentor less-senior software developers on development methodologies and optimization techniques.

  • Provide support to production team for deployment, troubleshooting and issue resolution.

  • All other duties as assigned.

  • Solve production issues without halting development.

  • Develop project plans.

Technical Skills

  • Advanced knowledge of software development methodologies (e.g., Agile, Waterfall).

  • Strong proficiency with SQL, including optimization techniques.

  • Expertise in development languages including but not limited to: C#, HTML, XML/XSL, SQL, Windows, and .Net.

  • Utilize frameworks in development - such as, but not limited to, Entity Framework, Unit Testing (nUnit), XAML, inversion of control.

  • Strong research skills.

  • Knowledge in using and developing applicable tool sets.

  • Ability to interface competently with other technical personnel or team members to finalize requirements and ensure all team members are meeting requirements.

  • Ability to work well with internal and external technology resources such as DBAs, BAs and support staff.

  • Knowledge of test-driven development.

  • Ability to write and review portions of detailed specifications for the development of complex system components.

  • Ability to complete complex bug fixes.

  • Good oral and written communications skills.

Helpful / Preferred

  • Experience developing in MVC, Web Forms and Windows applications

  • Experience with Test Driven Development

  • Experience with dependency injection, automation, and application design patterns

  • Experience using Agile practices

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or