Covance Senior Application Developer in Madison, Wisconsin

Job Overview

We’re currently in search of a talented Senior Application Developer for our Madison, WI location. The Senior Application Developer will resolve issues using solution knowledge and expertise and be an important part of the team to mentor, train and assist others in development, debugging and documenting root cause analysis and resolution, but not limited to the following:

  • Develop and implement enhancements, revisions to meet the needs of the client.

  • Deliver solutions as required and requested, according to agreed timeline, ensuring solutions conform to company standards and SOPs.

  • Provide technical support to colleagues and clients on technical aspects of projects. Obtain requirements from Internal/External Clients and provide solutions.

  • Maintain day to day system support and development activities of systems and technologies.

  • Participate in the delivery of quality software through effective design and peer reviewing of code, unit testing

  • Involve in the full system life cycle and is responsible for design, code, test, implement, maintain and support application software that is delivered within time and cost budget.

Work-related aspects of the position

  • Has good experience in systems analysis, design and development, quality assurance and integration methodologies.

  • Individual must be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and have demonstrated good problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Proven ability to work effectively as a team member and can work with limited or most of the times no supervision on projects.

  • The candidate needs to have attention to detail and the ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects.

  • This person must be a flexible, self-motivated team player with a positive attitude.

  • The candidate must possess strong communications skills.

  • Open to learn and migrate to new technologies

  • Proven ability to follow priorities and timelines.

  • Is clear about one’s own and the company’s goals and focuses on seeing the work through to completion. Consistently set ambitious performance and work standards for oneself, seeking to achieve standards of excellence beyond requirements.

  • It is the responsibility of each employee to comply with all applicable regulations e.g. Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) in the performance of his/her role.


Bachelors degree required or equivalent in experience.


6+ years developing softaware in C# .NET

6+ years database (Oracle, SQL Server preferable)

6+ years front end development (JavaScript, CSS)

Great communicator, both written and verbal.

Job Number 2019-27969

Job Category Information Technology

Position Type Full-Time

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