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Experienced Optimizely .Net Developer

Experienced Optimizely .Net Developer

About the job

Nansen is searching for a developer with at least 4 years of experience developing for the Optimizely CMS platform to join our team in Chicago.

We are looking for someone that is humble, open-minded and a team-player. Someone that is happy to help other colleagues if or when the need arises. An academic background is nice, but it is not a requirement for us.

Nansen is a digital agency with offices in Chicago and London. At our headquarters in Chicago’s River North, you will work with a driven and experienced team..

We believe genuine personal relationships produce truly impactful work. We relentlessly focus on our culture by embracing a combination of work and life; empathizing and understanding our clients and partners; driving innovation with lean, agile, human design processes; and continually improving so we can be the best at what we do.

Ultimately, we create value and advantage for our customers through robust, meaningful, customer experiences. We specialize in envisioning, designing and optimizing impactful customer- and user experiences which spans across websites, intranets, and e-commerce solutions for mid-sized to large companies all over the United States and globally.

Job description

  • Develop and integrate innovative, beautiful digital ecosystems containing websites, intranets and e-commerce sites for large global clients, using .NET and the Optimizely platform.
  • Take an active part in the early phases when developing projects for our clients.
  • Together with business developers, creatives, programmers, and designers collaborating in agile projects, design sprints and hackathons. Taking responsibility in serving our clients as a key member of our agency.

Preferred requirements and experiences

  • Has more than 4 years of experience in software development.
  • Has substantial experience in developing web-based .NET solutions using ASP.NET/Core MVC and C#.
  • Has experience participating in every phase of the development pipeline, including discovery, delivery, and launch
  • Is very familiar with developing websites based on the Optimizely platform.
  • Has experience in leading development efforts on an Optimizely website.
  • Has strong language skills in English, both verbal and written.
  • Has passion for the craft with a drive to improve and add to your skillset.
  • Has an interest in agile system development.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment working with a wide range of clients.
  • Is open-minded and embraces new cross cutting technologies.

You might also have the following

  • Experience with other CMS platforms, such as Contentful or Coremedia.
  • Optimizely Certified Developer CMS & Commerce, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer, MCSD Web development.
  • Familiarity with frameworks like React, Angular or Vue.
  • Experience with headless content management systems.
  • Developed and maintained high volume ecommerce solutions.
  • Familiar with Git, Jira, Azure/Azure DevOps, IIS, Vercel, test automation,.

What you get from Nansen

Our Scandinavian roots taught us the value of well cared for employees. At Nansen, you will receive the perks and benefits that all employees deserve to live their best lives outside of the office.

Unmatched Insurance

We will pay up to 100% of health, vision, and dental insurance costs for you as well as your dependents.

401k Retirement Match

We match up to 4% of 401k contributions.

20 Vacation Days

Up to 20 days off every year, plus 13 company holidays. We encourage everyone to take time to relax and recharge .

Flexible Schedule

Everyone has a life outside of work. It's no problem if you need to be out of the office from for doctors, dog walkers, or repair people.

Monthly Lunches

Once a month, we treat everyone to a company lunch at one of Chicago's local restaurants.

Free Phone

We provide you with a company-paid phone and phone plan.

Coffee and Beer

Pick you poison to keep you going or to celebrate after a successful week.

Commuter Benefits

We offer pre-tax dollars to be put towards public transit and parking.

Unlimited Snacks

We supply daily breakfast and keep the kitchen well stocked with snacks.

More benefits

  • Life Insurance
  • Open office environment
  • A laid back office and (very) casual dress code
  • Exposure to product innovation in a growing organization
  • Flexible Spending (Dependent & Healthcare)

If interested, please contact

You must already be qualified to work in the USA in order to be considered for this position.

We look forward to working with you.

No recruiters and no phone calls please!

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