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ColdFusion Application Developer

The GreatAuPair development team operates in a streamlined, process-oriented environment that is growing to meet current and future business needs. You will provide technical solutions to existing internal and external websites, address known issues, troubleshoot and make code changes. We are looking for an organized, thoughtful, intelligent, highly motivated individual who enjoys digging into issues and developing solutions within a team environment.

This is an independent contractor, work-from-home position, with long-term growth potential for the right candidate.

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This is a remote, contract position for the right professional. As a Developer, you must have at least 4 years of experience in software development with experience working on web-based software applications.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the following required skills:

Lucee/ColdFusion and SQL Server experience

Strong troubleshooting and analysis skills

Excellent interpersonal skills working with remote customers, teams and contributors

Ability to thoroughly test code as well as troubleshoot and resolve defects early

Demonstrated ability for strategic problem solving across a wide range of problem areas

Strong listening skills with an open minded and team-oriented approach to design

Strong attention to detail and ability to follow and maintain coding standards

Experience with web-based software applications and technologies

Experience with common web technologies including HTML/CSS/JavaScript

Experience with ColdFusion applications

Familiarity with database management, MS SQL platforms

Excellent and efficient communication in the English language

Bonus Skills

Experience with Git and GitHub/BitBucket

Experience with Atlassian systems, particularly JIRA

Demonstrated ability to document workflows and business processes

Job Duties and Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will have solid organizational skills, be confident, fast and efficient with all tasks and must be an excellent, open communicator. You must have your own workspace, systems, software and high-speed Internet connection and be familiar working as a critical part of a highly motivated, fast-moving virtual team. You will be working with our Director of Development, Senior Designer and Chief Architect. Specific duties and responsibilities will include:


Implement change requests to improve the user experience

Identify and resolve performance issues

Implement new functionality

Integrate third-party APIs

Document the status of tasks through JIRA

Work with QA to ensure standards are met for all phases of testing