For over 23 years, fivestar* has helped organizations navigate the complexity of implementing new technology. Our vision is for our clients and team members to reach their full potential through their relationship with fivestar*. We hire and work for amazing people from a wide variety of backgrounds. Organizations with a diverse team outperform their competitors and it’s a way more interesting place to work.
fivestar* has been twice recognized as a Best Place to Work in Pennsylvania. If this excites you as much as it does us, fivestar* could be the place for you!
We are currently accepting resumes for the following positions. If you think you'd be a great fit for our team but a role isn't currently listed here, we'd still love to hear from you. Simply email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Software Developer is responsible for working collaboratively in an Agile/Scrum environment with designers, project managers, analysts, engineers and other stakeholders.
fivestar* is looking for an experienced web developer with enterprise level application development experience and strong SQL Server skills in addition to the list below.
fivestar* designs and develops custom software solutions that centralize workflows, optimize processes, and enable decision-making through real-time data and business intelligence.
fivestar* builds a variety of custom web applications for corporate clients as well as non-profits. Many custom solutions are built using Angular (latest), ASP.NET Core MVC, Entity Framework and Azure SQL.
Work collaboratively in an Agile/Scrum environment with designers, project managers, analysts, engineers and other stakeholders.
Actively participate in sprint planning, effort estimation, technical design and task breakout.
Use cutting-edge technology to develop and deploy high-quality software solutions at a rapid pace.
Review code and provide thoughtful, constructive feedback.
Continuously learn about modern software technologies, tools and best practices, and make recommendations on when to use them.
Assist in establishing development coding standards, patterns and methodologies.
Learn new skills through professional development, with company provided time and funds.
5+ years of experience working as a Software Developer with demonstrated success developing a variety of software systems, particularly web-based solutions.
3+ years of experience in ASP.NET MVC using C# and either .NET Framework 4+, .NET Standard or .NET Core.
Experience working on a team through the complete software lifecycle, preferably in an Agile/Scrum environment.
Entity Framework, NHibernate or a similar ORM tool.
Experience building web services with XML and JSON.
SQL databases and understanding of entity-relationship design principles.
Azure DevOps, TFS or similar tools such as GitHub and Jira.
Excellent communication skills, especially with a distributed team.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
We’re looking for an experienced Project Manager to work with clients and team members to manage the research, analysis, design, and development of fivestar’s innovative technology projects. The PM maintains close communication pertaining to project objectives, deliverables, reviews, and regular updates to stakeholders. The PM also manages timelines, project budgets, and resource allocation through all phases of project delivery. The PM upholds a superior standard of quality and engagement in client communication and project deliverables.
Works closely with clients’ executives, technical staff, subject matter experts and future end-users to coordinate meetings, updates, change management, development, delivery, testing, training, and implementation.
Works as intermediary between customer team members to field questions, concerns, scope changes, and to provide regular updates.
Develops project plans and manages project team to the specifications set out in documentation.
Monitors project budget to ensure project stays within established financial parameters.
Develops schedule and manages project team to meet deadlines set forth in project plan.
Created and processes change orders to previously scoped and agreed upon work.
Holds kick off meetings, status meetings and lessons learned sessions with clients and team members.
Maintains relationship with client and identifies future potential projects.
Participates in creation of client proposals and estimates. Provides assistance in the RFP response and takes part in client meetings to discuss potential future projects.
A minimum of 3 years relevant professional experience.
Strong analytical capabilities to address changes and any gaps in scope, financials, resources, or in project timelines.
Demonstrated experience in creating project plans, scope statements, resource maps, and project financials.
Demonstrated project leadership and organizational skills.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Experience using project management tools such as Microsoft Project and MS VSTS.
A strong understanding of the SDLC, Agile, and a familiarity with Human Centered Design.
Our benefits and company perks reflect our core values⏤taking care of our people and their families so that everyone can keep learning, growing and thriving.
FLEXIBLE HOURS AND REMOTE OPTIONS
BIKE-FRIENDLY LOCATION ON RIVERWALK
FAMILY-FRIENDLY COMPANY EVENTS
FREE ON-STREET PARKING
PAID VOLUNTEER DAYS
MONTHLY LUNCH AND LEARNS
MONTHLY CHAIR MASSAGES
FRESH FRUIT EVERY MONDAY
TEAM BREAKFAST EVERY FRIDAY MORNING
OPEN OFFICE SPACE ON THE NORTH SIDE
BAGELS ON WEDNESDAYS
UNLIMITED COFFEE, TEA, SOFT DRINKS
WORK OUT ROOM ON-SITE WITH SHOWERS
“fivestar* gives you the opportunity to work on challenging projects, develop your skills, and launch great products for clients. Coworkers are supportive and always willing to lend a hand. Our fivestar* Cares initiative is a nice way to give back to the community.”
Kristin, Solutions Analyst, Team member since 2017
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We're always on the lookout for people who align with our values, share our passion and want to have fun. If this sounds like a place you'd like to work, we'd love to hear from you!