Share this Job

Senior Software Developer

Apply now »

Date: Dec 29, 2016

Location: Broomfield, CO, US

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Job Summary

This position will have responsibility for software development of our core, custom point of sale and ski resort management application (RPOS). The RPOS application includes functionality that supports our pass and lift ticket sales and fulfillment, lift access scanning, ski school, rentals, retail, customer data management, loyalty, web and mobile commerce, EpicMix and much more. This position will be primarily focused on the development of C# .NET code, as well as TSQL Stored Procedures, and the occasional maintenance of our legacy client application. 

Job Responsibilities

Solution Design

  • Collaborate on the creation of business and functional requirements and lead the development of technical requirements for projects and enhancements

Software Development / Architecture

  • Ensure solutions are architected in a forward looking manner aligned with our multi-year roadmap

Team Work / Collaboration

  • Work closely with managers, developers, business analysts, business stakeholders, contract developers and consulting partners on the development and support of projects and enhancements

Process Improvement

  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve change control processes, quality processes, code repository standards and other development standards within Vail Resort’s technology ecosystem

Quality Assurance

  • Ensure all configuration and development changes follow the appropriate SDLC adhering to a appropriate controls and provide technical support as needed

Business Partnership

  • Work closely with all stakeholders to identify opportunities to evolve the RPOS application to support business objectives

Operational Support

  • Provide technical operational support for the RPOS Application Ecosystem and ensure all compliance obligations are met throughout the software development life cycle

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years software development experience in Microsoft technologies with experience developing in a SOA environment
  • 2+ years with each of the following: C#, .NET 4.5, SQL Server 2012, Restful Web Services/WCF, WPF, MVC,
  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Mathmatics or other related technical or engineering discipline

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in a ski resort or hospitality field
  • Web / Mobile Development experience
  • Very strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Self motivated and able to work in an independent manner
  • Desire to learn and evolve technology skill sets, patterns, and methodologies
  • Experience in Scrum/Agile, VB6, SSRS and GIT

We offer a variety of career opportunities at our world-class resorts and corporate headquarters near Boulder, Colorado in fields like Finance & Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Public Affairs & Sustainability, Marketing, Sales & Communications and more. Our corporate team shares both a passion for the outdoors and a drive to re-imagine the mountain resort experience around the world. Learn more at
Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID 131827

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Apply now »
Find similar jobs: