Bilzin Sumberg is dedicated to the efficient delivery of quality legal services through Knowledge Management, Legal Project Management and the use of data for competitive intelligence and legal research. In support of those goals, Bilzin Sumberg is seeking an energetic, positive and customer focused individual for the Applications Developer position.
The Applications Developer will assist other team members to gather business requirements and design internal dashboards and application solutions. The role will include developing and implementing custom web-based applications to increase productivity and efficiency throughout the Firm; and, assisting with the planning, design, development, testing and implementation of new applications (70%) or maintenance on existing applications (30%) for legal line of business functions. The Applications Developer will perform data movement and transformation between systems; participate with other team members on developing solutions based on end-user requirements, including the creation and support of SQL, and Web Services application development; create thorough documentation, including diagrams for data flow; testing of developed applications and QA testing of custom applications. The Applications Developer will have other duties as assigned.
Design and build analytics dashboards using presentation layer controls and data class queries
Assist in the development of custom libraries, lists, views and workflows
Assist in management of ongoing projects including SharePoint (Handshake), Enterprise Search and other Knowledge Management initiatives
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Team player with excellent communication and creative problem-solving skills
Thorough understanding and experience with Microsoft SQL (2008 – 2019), including creation of database schemas, stored procedures, views and building complex SQL statements
Experience with PowerShell, writing scripts and cmdlets
Experience developing workflows and forms
Experience with Handshake frameworks (SQL classes & skins)
Ability to analyze, design, configure, develop and implement solutions to meet business needs and objectives
Work with product managers, business owners, DBA(s) and vendors to create integration both to/from vendors
Experience with front-end customization using HTML and CSS
Effective verbal and written technical communication skills
Ability to produce technical documentation
Effective self-organization and planning skills
Must be able to adjust when there is a shift in priorities
Ability to act proactively and make productive decisions
Maintain up-to-date awareness of current and future directions of business industry and associated technologies
On premise SharePoint 2013
SQL Management Studio
Aderant Financial Software
Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or similar degree
3+ years of relevant software development experience required, law firm experience a plus.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg works with clients whose business and legal opportunities and challenges span the United States and cross borders to Europe, Latin America, Canada, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm's growth has paralleled that of its Miami home base, a region known for its rich cultural, social, and professional diversity. Bilzin Sumberg lawyers concentrate on services at the heart of both regional and international commerce, including real estate, land development and government relations, environmental, corporate law, joint ventures, domestic and international tax and estate planning, business litigation, finance, and public-private partnerships.