OutSystems Developer

  • Chicago - United States
  • Full-time

We are expanding the Highland Solutions team with an OutSystems Developer. Not sure what OutSystems is? Click here to learn more! 

Highland Solutions is a highly collaborative organization fostering an environment social and technical excellence This position is a fabulous opportunity for an established developer comfortable working with the Microsoft stack and eager to learn new technologies! The role is primarily on-site, open to contract, contract to hire or full-time employee, in Chicago’s downtown loop. 

  • Unfortunately, we are not able to offer sponsorship at this time*



The OutSystems Developer plays a critical role by leading the technical aspects of our OutSystems projects working directly with our prospects and clients. The OutSystems developer will be responsible for combining programming experience and visual expertise to provide guidance and ensure fit-for-purpose solutions that are scalable and maintainable. This role will master OutSystems Platform technology in conjunction with modern software engineering practices for developing web and mobile business applications. 


Duties and Responsibilities 

Develop customized solutions for clients in the OutSystems platform, creating functional components of UX and UI requirement. 

Tackle complex technical problems following OutSystems development best practices, ensuring solution performance and users adoption. 

Working as a team helps design and develop custom features and application components using agreed Agile team and company practices. Program and develop integrations with external systems to meet business workflow needs. 

Act as a champion to the OutSystems Development team, mentor, train and coach other OutSystems developers. 

Collaborate with Sales to build prototypes and proofs-of-concept for prospects and clients. 

Analyze and implements user stories based on objectives/acceptance criteria. Participates in test case development for expected functional and performance requirements 

Participate in team and company growth. 

Deliver value to customers. Enhances Highland's reputation by accepting ownership for quality. Explore opportunities to add value to job accomplishments through innovative solutions development. 

Hold themselves and their team members accountable for delivering high value and quality to clients, and provides high-transparency by identifying information needs and facilitating communication. 

Experience Requirements

1-3 years experience with Microsoft Stack, C# or .NET required. 

Web application development, process design and project delivery practices. 

Understanding of solution architecture, design and web application performance. 

Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

Ability to work on an Agile development team on multiple fast-track projects 

Client-facing consulting experience 


OutSystems development experience and certifications are a plus although training will be provided 

4+ years working with HTML/CSS/JS stack & related frameworks 

Advanced HTML and CSS authoring skills using non-visual tools and IDE’s 

Front-end Javascript platform experience: Backbone / Handlebars / Underscore 

Knowledge of database modeling and programming with databases: SQL Server, Oracle or MySQL. 

Web Publishing/CMS: integration with blog and networking platforms, commercial content management system template design; Wordpress 

Experience with reactive and event-driven architecture 

Experience with responsive UI architecture 

Education Requirements 

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Programming, CS/IT or equivalent experience 


Salary position based on current market value 

Voluntary participation company health and wellness benefits 

Voluntary participation in the company 401K program


Disclaimer: This job offer was originally posted on SimplyHired.