Ballard Spahr, a national law firm with more than 650 lawyers in 15 offices across the United States has an exciting temp to perm opportunity for a Developer to join the Client Value & Innovation team in the Philadelphia office.
The Developer will support firm-wide technology development designed to provide an impactful difference in the practice of law and client service. The lean team combines autonomy and flexibility with strong support and high visibility of the firm’s executive leadership. The Developer will be integral in shaping the future of legal practice technology.
The selected individual will build, enhance, and support the full-stack of technology that drives the suite of services. The developer will be integrated in both the business logic and user experience to guide technology related strategy. The developer will also deploy and support the firms expanding APIs designed to combine a variety of externally sourced endpoints with internal firm data to identify the trends that drive business strategy.
The selected individual will be self-motivated with strong customer service and team building skills, have an exceptional attention to detail and excellent organizational and problem solving skills and a high degree of initiative. Solid communication skills and the ability to work independently, set priorities and manage multiple deadlines are essential.
A bachelor’s degree and 4 years of knowledge and hands-on experience in developing, administering and maintaining web based application technologies. Previous experience working in a law firm or legal environment preferred.
Well-versed in full-stack web development (database through UI) on .Net stack, .Net Framework, and .Net Core and building and consuming SOAP and REST API’s.
Experience with Azure and its services, Office365 and Microsoft Power Platform, open source tools and solutions like Gulp, Node, NPM, Authentication and authorization development and Microsoft Visual Studio and Visual Studio Code.
Knowledge of responsive design techniques, and related libraries (such as BootStrap).
Strong debugging skills and ability to troubleshoot applications written by other developers.
Possess technical writing and documentation skills.
Ballard Spahr is committed to increasing diversity in the legal profession and to supporting the communities where we live and work. People from all backgrounds are valued and integrated into every part of the firm. Diverse candidates, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Ballard Spahr is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.
Ballard Spahr LLP offers excellent compensation, a comprehensive benefits package and a generous paid time off program is offered. For immediate consideration, please visit https://jobs.silkroad.com/BallardSpahr/Careers and apply online.
Ballard Spahr is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a culturally diverse environment. The firm encourages applications from a diverse pool of candidates, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, handicap or disability, citizenship, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, transgender status, sex stereotyping, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.
Additional Salary Information: The benefits package includes medical, prescription drug, dental and vision coverage; life insurance, short and long-term disability; 401(k) retirement savings plan with a firm contribution and match; generous paid time off program; health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts, and a health savings account; firm subsidized emergency child and elder care services; family and medical leave; employee assistance program; and a pre-tax transportation program.
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About Ballard Spahr LLP
Ballard Spahr LLP, a national firm with more than 650 lawyers in 15 offices in the United States, provides a range of services in litigation, business and finance, real estate, intellectual property, and public finance. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, life sciences and technology companies, health systems, investors and developers, government agencies and sponsored enterprises, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. The firm combines a national scope of practice with strong regional market knowledge. For more information, please visit www.ballardspahr.com.