Senior Sitecore Developer

We are looking for a highly effective Sitecore Developers to join our team full-time. This person will utilize best practices and methodologies to design and implement the best solution for our clients. This consultant will work extensively with internal teams, clients, and vendors throughout the software development lifecycle, providing Sitecore subject matter expertise. Flexibility is required not only to be hands-on developing with Sitecore and .NET based technologies but also to educate and lead others in the form of mentoring and development of technical skills. This consultant must have strong written and oral communication skills.

Responsibilities
•Lead development teams for large scale Sitecore CMS implementations
•Lead content modeling activities to support Sitecore data templates
•Provides strong testing, debugging, and documentation skills
•Implements Sitecore best practices and design patterns
•Demonstrates accurate estimating skills for development tasks
•Demonstrates proficiency with at Microsoft .NET technologies
•Independently manages individual time and tasks
•Communicates effectively with client stakeholders

Technologies

•Sitecore CMS 6.4/6.5 experience
•Strong understanding of the following Sitecore aspects •Sitecore API for Sitecore.Kernel and Sitecore.Client libraries
•Data Infrastructure
•Content Items
•Presentation - specifically Web Controls
•Placeholder framework
•Rules framework
•Binding content and presentation
•Workflow engine
•Strong understanding of .NET Technologies: Web Forms, Win Forms, Web Service, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, WPF, WCF, WWF, LINQ, Silverlight
•Experience with Web Technologies HTML, DHTML ,XHTML, CSS, XML, XSLT AJAX, SOAP, JQuery, MVC patterns
•Experience with administering and developing applications for MS SQL Server 2008
•Experience with administering and developing applications for MS IIS 6.0/7.0
•Ability to independently define, create, and complete a technical task
•Experience in Full lifecycle software development processes and methods
•Ability to thoroughly unit test all work and deliver an error-free technology component to the team
•Ability to articulate a vision of the total solution

Requirements
•Minimum of 3 years of professional experience with Sitecore CMS
•Minimum of 5 years of professional experience with the Microsoft .Net platform including .NET 3.5/4.0
•Experience collaborating with business stakeholders and subject matter experts in defining requirements and designing solutions.
•Experience integrating web applications with 3rd party and legacy applications
•Experience in data modeling, SQL and stored procedures using Microsoft SQL Server
•Web application user interface design and development experience
•An understanding of object-oriented design principles and software patterns
•B.S. in Computer Science or related field
•Minimum of 5 years of professional software development experience
Education and/or Experience
Bachelors or masters degree in computer science, engineering, MIS, or related field.
 
To apply for this position please send your resume to john.ours@paragon-inc.com

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Business Development Executive
Paragon is seeking a Business Development Executive to assist in the continued growth of the firm. This role is responsible for all aspects of acquiring and growing new clients for our Sitecore software development, support, and training services. This role includes prospecting and qualifying leads, managing pipeline, negotiating and closing.The ideal candidate will have previous experience selling web based solutions and/or services to Senior Marketing and IT executives in Fortune 1000 companies.  Although this position is based in Cleveland, Ohio, prospects will be located throughout the US.  A history of working effectively over the phone to qualify, negotiate, and close is necessary to be considered for this role. 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct outbound prospecting activities working from leads you have developed or have been assigned from existing opportunities
  • Effectively manage sales process in Salesforce.com
  • Participate in weekly sales meetings to discuss progress and obstacles
  • Prepare proposals and statements of work for projects
  • Meet and exceed quota assignments
  • Learn and stay educated on the industry and core offerings

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree is required;
  • 5+ years of sales experience, preferrably B2B technology services
  • Experience selling content management (Sitecore or similar) is a plus
  • Experience with Salesforce.com preferred
  • Local travel only, no overnight travel required

The Business Development Executive position offers a base + commission compensations structure that is dependent on experience. 

To apply for this position please send your resume to frank.mcgee@paragon-inc.com