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Jacobs .Net Developer in Chicago, Illinois

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future-today. As a .Net Developer in Chicago, you will too.

The CTR Joint Venture provides program management, engineering, construction management, and IT implementation services to the Chicago Departments of Water Management (CDWM), Transportation (CDOT), and Assets, Information, and Services (AIS) in Chicago, Illinois. As part of the CTR Program team supporting the City’s IT initiatives, CTR leads IT implementations in a suite of existing systems utilized by the three departments.

We are seeking a .NET Developer with knowledge of ASP.NET/C#/AJAX/SQL to join our team in the development, support, and maintenance of an enterprise asset management system and its interfaces. The .NET Developer will be participating in solution architecture design and responsible for development, testing, deploying, and maintaining applications using .NET and SQL database technologies. Candidate should be a self-motivated, independent, detail oriented, and responsible team player.


Development of new applications and solutions with .NET (mainly C# and ASP.NET), WCF Data Services, MSSQL Server, Oracle, and SOA technologies.

Works with business team and other developers in completing software development and enhancement tasks.

Analyzes requirements and creates solutions for projects and change requests.

Codes, unit tests, debugs, implements, documents, and maintains complex programs.

Develops test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs.

Creates appropriate technical documentation.

Shares knowledge within a dynamic team.

Works as part of team as well as independently with minimum guidance.

Performs code reviews for other team members.

Prepares estimates of effort and duration for development tasks and activities.

Identifies and validates solution interfaces, dependencies, and integration points.

Ensures that developed code is compliant with best practices, standards, and enterprise architecture.

Participates in and supports quality assurance and testing.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • B.S. in the field of Computer Science or relevant field of study

  • At least 3 years of related experience in software development, testing, deployment, and lifecycle maintenance of enterprise grade applications

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and computer science foundations

  • Strong experience developing web-based applications using C#, ASP.NET, JavaScript, AJAX, XML, XSLT, and CSS

  • Experience with a component-based, object-oriented, multi­tiered architecture

  • Experience developing Web 2.0 based, mission critical applications on the .NET platform

  • Ability to assist in upgrade of existing application to new platform/components

  • Strong experience designing and working with n­tier and service­oriented architectures

  • Strong analytical skill and creativity

  • Ability to adapt quickly to an existing, complex environment

  • Ability to learn new concepts and software technologies

Ideally You'll Also Have:

  • Java knowledge


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf)

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.