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Senior Software Developer

Sigourney, Iowa
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Job Title: Senior Software Developer

Location: REMOTE

Essential Functions:

  • Perform software development activities using established development practices; following design and coding standards, code reviews, code versioning, continuous builds, unit/integration testing, & deployments.
  • Provide technical expertise and recommendations in assessing new software projects and initiatives to support and enhance our existing software systems
  • Assist in the creation of system design and functional specifications for new development projects
  • Actively collaborate with the team to build consistent and dependable solutions using knowledge of best practices and business processes.
  • Identify opportunities and facilitate communication that can improve efficiency of business processes.
  • Provide assistance and advice to business users in the effective use of applications and information technology
  • Investigate and resolve application functionality, related issues, and provide first level support/troubleshooting of our software systems
  • Handle support inquiries and escalates as necessary
  • Effectively present technical information in one-on-one and small group situations
  • Produce technical documentation for new and existing applications
  • Ability to act as a mentor to other developers.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or MIS.  (Preferred)

Professional Experience:

The following is strongly preferred

  • At least 8-10 years of experience actively developing software
  • Experience working with C#, Winforms, Web development(, REST, Blazor)
  • Relational Database experience (MS-SQL preferred)

Other Job Qualifications

  • Ability to utilize and apply technical knowledge and skills.
  • Must be highly organized and have the ability to maintain several projects at one time.
  • Ability to lead projects with manageable risks and resource requirements.
  • Must be able to interact in a professional manner with customers, employees, and all levels of management
  • Ability to analyze situations accurately, utilizing a variety of analytical techniques in order to make well informed decisions.
  • Ability to develop and evaluate alternatives.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance.
  • Provide guidance for colleagues.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, remaining attentive to ideas, recognizing responsibilities, and actively participating with others to accomplish assignments and achieve desired goals.
  • Ability to perform under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
  • Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
  • Ability to accept responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.
  • Adaptability to situations requiring the precise attainment of set limits, tolerances or standards.
  • Ability to perform repetitive work or to perform continuously the same work, according to set procedures sequence or pace.

What We Offer:

  • Shift Differentials (Extra Compensation for less traditional shifts)
  • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
  • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

The EEO posters are available here .

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@ to request accommodation.

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  • Job Reference: 705799916-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT)
  • Location: Sigourney, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent